If you're working with Windows 7 and want to install Code Development Systems, contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and Windows 7-specific installers.
For Code Development Systems using WinHelp help files, Microsoft offers a version of WinHelp for Windows 7. You can get it in the Download Center.
- Code Development Systems use standard Windows install packages.
- Installation makes minimal changes to the Windows Registry.
- CDS install an entry under Start|Programs|Byte Craft. This entry starts the BCLIDE. To run the compiler separately, open the installation folder (by default
C:\Program Files\Byte Craft\CDS
- At any time, you can retrieve your CDS' serial number by opening a project in BCLIDE and choosing Help|About, or starting the CDS compiler executable directly.
Installation under Windows Vista
If you have a 64-bit version of Windows Vista, contact Byte Craft Limited for installation support.
Installation problems under Windows XP
We've heard a few reports that installing Code Development Systems under Windows XP occasionally fails with the message:
"16 bit Windows Subsystem C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\AUTOEXEC.NT. The system file is not suitable for running MS-DOS and Microsoft Windows applications. Choose 'Close' to terminate the application.