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Chromium versions from 53 up to beta versions of 73 seem to be working with the extended kernel (if you replace system files). Anything above will throw a BEX64 related crash.

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10 hours ago, Megadeth58 said:

Chromium versions from 53 up to beta versions of 73 seem to be working with the extended kernel (if you replace system files). Anything above will throw a BEX64 related crash.

I can’t get any chrome higher than 52 to open. How did you achieve that?

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Dear WinClient and win32 (any everyone who participates on this project):

 

Thank you soo much for doing this project, I really appreciate your work. A few months ago I was very sad that NOBODY really appreciated Vista and that Browsing has become extremly risky. I updated it with Server 2008 patches till 04/20 to make IE9 safe at least but as you all know -> 113 HTML5 points are not enough to browse the web anymore. So thank you for this Extended Kernel, so I can use the latest Firefox on my most favourite OS. I hope you will one day be able to port Office 2013+, OneDrive, Skype, Steam and Spotify to Vista. That would be amazing 

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34 minutes ago, yoltboy01 said:

I hope you will one day be able to port Office 2013+, OneDrive, Skype, Steam and Spotify to Vista. That would be amazing 

steam should be easy afaik , the main reason it doesnt work is because its 32bit and uses a newer chromium framework than that is supported on vista

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53 minutes ago, burd said:

steam should be easy afaik , the main reason it doesnt work is because its 32bit and uses a newer chromium framework than that is supported on vista

And with chromium 53 - 73 beta working i think we could make it work soon

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1 minute ago, Megadeth58 said:

And with chromium 53 - 73 beta working i think we could make it work soon

possibly,but only after the 32bit kernel extension , steam isnt 64bit so it wont work just yet.

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3 minutes ago, burd said:

possibly,but only after the 32bit kernel extension , steam isnt 64bit so it wont work just yet.

yeah, that's what i meant

Same thing as Discord, as it's 32 bit it doesn't work, though with firefox quantum and chromium working now the web discord experience's gonna be a fair tad better

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51 minutes ago, Megadeth58 said:

And with chromium 53 - 73 beta working i think we could make it work soon

how did you get it working btw? doesnt work for me

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3 minutes ago, Megadeth58 said:

It wasn't me, it was my friend. He got it working by replacing system files instead of redirecting but i found this method to... break my windows installation

Ok .... lol

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26 minutes ago, burd said:

how did you get it working btw? doesnt work for me

Chrome works better than firefox actually. twitch works for example and h264 is supported.

https://pasteboard.co/JixKoef.jpg

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