How to Fix Slow Launch of 64-bit Build ( or Earlier)

Tony Coffman -

IMPORTANT NOTE: This issue will only impact versions prior to 10. Version 10 of VDM comes completely optimized during the installation.


If you are experiencing slow load / startup times for the 64-bit version of VDM, running the following command may significantly improve / speed up performance. 


Fixing Slow Launch 64-bit Build

Launch the command prompt as an administrator and run the following command/script:


C:\windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework64\v4.0.30319\ngen.exe install "C:\Program Files (x86)\BridgeWorks VDM\VDM64.exe"


Please note that you may need to update the path to C:\Program Files (x86)\BridgeWorks VDM\VDM64.exe to reflect your installation.

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