GpgEX for 64 bit Windows test version

Mark Rousell markr-gnupg at
Wed Jun 26 04:34:29 CEST 2013

On 25/06/2013 14:31, Werner Koch wrote:
> On Tue, 25 Jun 2013 10:40, josef at said:
>> But if you do this, the extension won't be available in 32bit
>> processes! (32bit explorer.exe, file selection dialogues in 32bit
> Windows 7 64 bit has no more option to use a 32 bit explorer.  This the
> the very reason for the 64 bit GpgEX ;-)

It is true that 32bit Windows Explorer cannot be run on 64bit Windows 7
and later but what Josef said about file open/save dialogs in 32bit
programs and 32bit file managers running on 64bit Windows is correct --
these still use 32bit shell extensions Windows.


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