Clicking - Viewport Shading - Material closes Blender
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Description

System Information
Windows 8.1 with Intel(R) HD Graphics 4600

Blender Version
Broken: 2.79 Date2017-09-11 10:43 Hash: 5bd8ac9
Worked: (optional)

Short description of error
Blender closes when 'Material' is selected form 'Viewport Shading' dropdown

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error
Open blender with default cube object displayed
LMC Viewport Shading bottom toolbar
LMC Material
Blender closes

Details

Type
Bug

Not seeing that here.
Can you upload your crash report?

You can find your crash log here:
https://docs.blender.org/manual/en/dev/troubleshooting/crash.html

@LazyDodo (LazyDodo) I guess the Blender docs are wrong then. I doesn't say 'only on OSX and Linux'.

Brecht Van Lommel (brecht) triaged this task as Incomplete priority.Nov 7 2017, 1:36 AM

Suggestions to try:

@LazyDodo (LazyDodo) I guess the Blender docs are wrong then. I doesn't say 'only on OSX and Linux'.

@Aaron Carlisle (Blendify) can you update the docs there?

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