Crash on startup.

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Mobius
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Crash on startup.

Post by Mobius » 16 Apr 2016, 05:03

Tried in both triplehead and single screen, game never launches - just dies the first time, and subsequent attempts to launch produce "BUILT WITH UDK has stopped working".

The small splash does show up, but that's it.

Rebooted the machine - same issue. UDK crash. :(

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Edit - so I installed to Program Files as one should. (It's evil to put stuff in the root of C - I mean seriously!) and the game fails very ungracefgully when you do that - it should throw a permissions error, not just crash.

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Re: Crash on startup.

Post by MadMax1998 » 16 Apr 2016, 17:34

The installer, the readme and the Player's Manual all tell you not to install to Program Files because we know this issue can happen.
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