Project Administrator using Microsoft Access 2010 64-bit

We have had some enquiries from users who have 64-bit versions of Office (not 64-bit versions of Windows).  We do not support Access 2010 64-bit. If you have this version of Access, you will need to install a 32-bit runtime version of Access to run PA. For more information read the following Microsoft Technical Bulletin.

It seems Access 64 bit is still a bit immature for running many applications.  This is from the article above.

“Office 2010 lets users continue to use existing Microsoft ActiveX Controls, Component Object Model (COM) add-ins, and Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), which are primarily 32-bit because no 64-bit versions are available yet for many add-ins. Supporting 32-bit Office 2010 applications that run on 64-bit operating systems allows for better compatibility with controls, add-ins, and VBA.”

Having read this, carried out our own testing, and talking with other developers, we will not be supporting Office 64-bit at this stage.  When it becomes more mature we will reconsider.

If you are running Windows 7 64-bit and  Access 32-bit you can run PA.

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