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Thread: FAVC and Windows 7 x64
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Yeah, both the 32-bit and 64-bit versions crash. But I figured it out. The favc.exe file needs to have the .NET 32-bit flag turned on.
The error I was getting is:
"An attempt was made to load a program with an incorrect format. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070000B)."
There is a utility in the .NET 2.0 SDK (free d/l from MS) called CorFlags that will set the flag. The command is:
corflags.exe favc.exe /32bit+
Apparently if you want to run 32-bit .NET programs in a 64-bit environment the 32-bit flag needs to be set. I have no idea why it runs fine in Vista x64. Perhaps Vista doesn't use a 64-bit version of .NET whereas Win7 does?
One other thing I noticed is that the 64-bit version of FAVC runs in a 32-bit OS, which means the program itself isn't 64-bit. I assume then it's some of the included modules that are 64-bit.
With the flag set the program runs without a hitch.
Hi Just wondering does that change things on the computer itself? Performance wise, and is there some sort of thing where I have to change it back after I finish using the program?
Guess I'm worried about changing things where I'm not supposed to. Any help would be appreciated.
Originally Posted by CaptainFabulous
AVI2ISO 64 bit has exactly the same problem. The error is caused trying to access MediaInfo library when loading movies
download the 64 bit version in here :
then just change the MediaInfo.DLL that is in FAVC folder with that one
You must use FAVC 64 bit version
hope this helps
Originally Posted by dakwonju
And no, you don't have to change it back. Just set the flag and go on like nothing happened.
Originally Posted by Delta2
so had some problem with the avsdvd it could not handle 6 ep on a disc and i always liked favc .you just turn it on and let it ride over night when you sleep like many other program.
but as you say it outdated and abandonware and will not run windows 7 64bits well then i thought hell why not fix the program to run in win7-64.
I would never believe it was so god dam easy to fix the program to run in 7-64 just update mediainfo.dll ,imgburn to lates 2.5.7 i think and wavi.exe and old hc encoder to 25 and just run it .the core that odwin did ,still works fine in both 32 and 64
attach is my updater verison 107.1
Just a heads up, a change that happened to MediaInfo after 0.7.6.1 breaks FAVC's ability to determine that an audio track is AC3.
ALL audio is renecoded even if you select the "Retain if Present" AC3 option. It is the reason why FAVC 1.07 always reencodes AC3, but 1.06 doesn't if you ask it not to.
Unless someone can hack the old version of MediaInfo to work with Win7, installing the 64-bit version will cause the bug to persist.