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Posted · Cura crashes when I try to open file

I just downloaded Cura 3.6 on a different computer, and whenever I hit "open file" it freezes for one second then closes the program.  It does the same on other Cura versions except ver15.  I'm on windows 10.


Any suggestions?  

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    Posted · Cura crashes when I try to open file

    @gerb Check my post here.  Sadly from my knowledge there is no known fix but I went through a couple possible fixes that might help out with your problem. To list the basic ones, Reboot pc, Update graphics drivers, disable anti-virus, check firewall settings and exempt Cura, then possibly uninstalling and deleting all config files and then reinstalling.

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    Posted · Cura crashes when I try to open file

    In case anyone else is having this problem, dropping files directly onto the cura program works to open a file and saving directly onto an SD card works.  Now I'm just trying to figure out how to upload a profile...

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