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Samsung Easy Settings does not run on Windows 8

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    Posts : 6
    Windows 8 Pro x64

    Samsung Easy Settings does not run on Windows 8


    Hi, everyone.I have a SAMSUNG NP300E4A-B2BDR laptop currently running Windows 8 Pro RTM x64.The issue is that I can't run the Easy Settings application (which enables "Fn" key functions in order to adjust brightness, volume, set touchpad and wi-fi on/off etc).I can install successfully the application, but nothing happens when I attempt to run it (either by double clicking the shortcut in desktop or by pressing Fn + F1,keys which worked fine in Windows 7).The application simply does not start, and I can't use the shortcuts either (for example, Fn + F2/F3 should decrease/increase brightness respectively, but simply nothing happens).

    I checked SAMSUNG PC Windows 8 Upgrade and my laptop is listed as having drivers and softwares available for Windows 8.The executable name is "
    sSettings.exe, which is located in "C:\Program Files (x86)\Samsung\Settings".

    Does anyone know a solution to run Easy Settings in Windows 8?Thanks.



    Info:

    OS: Windows 8 Pro x64 RTM
    Visual C++ redistributables: 2005/2008/2010
    x86 SP1/x64 SP1
    .NET framework version: 4.5
    Easy Settings application version: 2.0.0.31
    Laptop model: SAMSUNG NP300E4A-B2BDR

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Posts : 1
    windows 8


    Hey i got the same problem than you,just download the version 1.1.0.15 and it will work without problems but use comptability setting maybe i'm not if you'll need or no.^^
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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