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  • How do I setup Igor on my computer?

    We are currently only testing our software on windows 7.
    You should avoid upgrading your operating system to windows 10 until we have time to test and fix the problems.

    1. Install Igor 6.
      in c:\Asylum\Igor Pro Folder\ or similar, our software will not work correctly in Win 7 Program files folders, which is the default location to install Igor.
      You can download the igor installer from wavemetrics.
    2. Download the MFP3D software. For current version go here.
    3. Run the MFP3D installer, which will choose the folder you installed Igor 6 to in step 2.
    4. You are ready to run.

    • splichards
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      splichards commented
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      August update from Windows 10 ruined running Igor Pro 6.37 with AR software.

    • tusculumgolfer
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      I can verify @splichards comment about august update breaking the software

    • s_schoen
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      s_schoen commented
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      IGOR PRO released a fix for the win10 aniversary bug which worked for me
      http://www.wavemetrics.net/Downloads/latest/
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