Notepad crashes on startup...



  • This is the error i got

    Problem signature:
    Problem Event Name: BEX
    Application Name: notepad++.exe
    Application Version: 6.8.8.0
    Application Timestamp: 5668c37c
    Fault Module Name: PluginManager.dll
    Fault Module Version: 1.3.5.0
    Fault Module Timestamp: 54bbbb11
    Exception Offset: 0002e6e3
    Exception Code: c0000417
    Exception Data: 00000000
    OS Version: 6.3.9600.2.0.0.256.48
    Locale ID: 1033
    Additional Information 1: 94e1
    Additional Information 2: 94e1258b684ecae56fc5954f386cee27
    Additional Information 3: b0e9
    Additional Information 4: b0e91f6537b2ff98448694802b8dad03



  • For now I’d suggest removing the PluginManager since that is where the crash is occurring. I’d suggest submitting a but report to them.



  • I had an error similar to this and it seems to have been solved by moving the Notepad++ plugins folder to Windows\SysWOW64 (I created a Notepad++ folder for it there, for clarity). I’m setting up all my tools on a new Windows 10 laptop and this worked for another dll I had trouble with already. I also made copies of stylers.xml, config.xml and langs.xml from the stylers.model.xml etc supplied. This may only have been necessary due to not running as Administrator during setup. I installed from the zip file, rather than the installer, which maybe would have taken care of all these things.


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