indows 7

Can you tell me the status of jalview on Windows 7 64-bit. I seem to be unable to install the program successfully on a win7 64-bit machine and just want to check if it is a futile effort.


Hi Joel - sorry to hear you are having problems. As far as I know, Jalview does install on windows 7 64-bit, but you may need to take the ‘No Java VM’ option when you use the installAnywhere installer.
Have you also tried the webstart version ? It’s at


Ah! I see Jim got to this first. See my earlier message - I can confirm again that Jalview works fine on 64 bit windows 7.

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