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I just installed : "FishStatJ, a Java-based desktop application,"

Download is fine, installing is fine but when I try to use the program I get this message:

Failed to create the Java Virtual Machine.

I have done everything that I can think of

  • Updated java
  • got the developers kit part from their home page to see if it would help
  • cleaned up the computer and etc

And my computer is almost new, it's a IBM think station with up to date Windows 7, so the hardware should not be a problem.

Any help would be greatly appreciated! sorry for the bad spelling, English is my 2nd language.

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You can try adding -debug to the java invocation (ahead of other parameters). – Daniel R Hicks Mar 2 '12 at 22:25

Provided page seems to says it only supports 32-bit. If you are using a 64-bit system, it will not work.

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yes. I am running windows 7 in 64-bit. but isn´t every thing that works in 32 suppose to work in 64? – Fannarh Mar 3 '12 at 10:31
thanks I see that the only way I can run this program on this computer is by installing virtualbox. thank you. – Fannarh Mar 3 '12 at 10:38

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