Microsoft® Windows® 7 Operating System Compatibility Information for Picture Motion Browser Software

Posted: 11/11/2011


Picture Motion Browser compatibility with the Windows 7 operating system depends on which version of Picture Motion Browser is being used. Please review the Picture Motion Browser version specific information below for more details.


Compatibility Information

  • Picture Motion Browser version 3.2.00 or higher:

    Picture Motion Browser versions 3.2.00 and higher are compatible with both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of the Windows 7 operating system. No software update is needed for Windows 7 compatibility.

  • Picture Motion Browser version 2.1.03 through 3.1.00:

    For compatibility with the Windows 7 operating system update to the latest version of Picture Motion Browser software.

  • Picture Motion Browser version 2.1.02 or lower:

    For 64-bit versions of the Windows 7 operating system:
    WARNING: Do not install Picture Motion Browser directly from the original software installation disc.
    Instead, please perform the following steps:
    1. Use the Picture Motion Browser Installer Utility for Microsoft Windows Vista 64-bit Operating Systems to install Picture Motion Browser onto your computer.
      This utility makes it possible to install Picture Motion Browser versions 1.1 through 2.1.02 from your original software installation disc onto a computer with factory preinstalled 64-bit versions of the Windows 7 operating system.
    2. After the original software is installed, please update to the latest version of Picture Motion Browser software.
      After updating to the latest version of Picture Motion Browser, the software will work properly in 32-bit compatibility mode with 64-bit versions of the Windows 7 operating system.

    For 32-bit versions of the Windows 7 operating system:
    Update to the latest version of Picture Motion Browser software.


How to Determine Your Picture Motion Browser Version

If Picture Motion Browser is already installed on the computer, please follow the steps below to determine which version is installed.

  1. Start the Picture Motion Browser software.
  2. On the Menu Bar, click "Help" and then select "About Picture Motion Browser".
  3. At the "About Picture Motion Browser" screen, the installed version is listed.
    About Picture Motion Browser Screen

If Picture Motion Browser is not installed on the computer, check the label on the original software installation disc for the version number.
Note: If the original software installation disc is lost, use the Picture Motion Browser Software Download Tool to download the Picture Motion Browser software. (Not available for all models.)