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  4. Please enter a brief one-line description of the problem:

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Known Problems

The following is a list of known problems or software conflicts with fileWATCH:

  • ImageFox 1.0 from ACD Systems may cause fileWATCH to crash if it is enabled.
  • Version 4.06 and below will not load on Windows Me. Versions 4.07 and above are compatible.
  • Version 5.00 may error when cataloging the Windows registry if Mozilla Firefox 1.0 is installed due to an invalid registry entry used by Firefox. Versions 5.01 and above include improved handling of invalid registry entries.
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