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How to enable custom controls from a MapInfo Pro tool created in a previous version of MapInfo Pro

Products Affected: MapInfo Pro
 

Issue

A tool which was created in MapInfo Pro 12.5 x32 does not work in MapInfo Pro ® 12.5 x64. The tools do not get enabled.

Cause

This is a bug in MapInfo Pro

Resolution

UPDATED: August 31, 2017
This has been fixed in the MapInfo Pro 15.2.2 update patch. Updating MapInfo Pro 15.2 will allow you to make use of custom tool created in a x32 version of MapInfo Pro.
You can also upgrade to the current x64 version of MapInfo Pro to make use of the fix.