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Selecting User Preferences Crashes Blender
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System Information
Operating system:Windows 7
Graphics card: Mobile Intel GMA(R) 4500MHD

Blender Version
Broken: 2.79 hash:f4dc9f9d68b, master, 2018-03-22,
Worked: (optional)

Short description of error

Blender crashes when I select user preferences from File menu

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error
Select File > User Preferences

When I select User Preferences from File Menu it crashes blender but when I change the editor type to user preferences it doesn't crash blender



Event Timeline

Arbaz Arif (AcidRain0) lowered the priority of this task from Needs Triage by Developer to Normal.Aug 29 2019, 11:05 PM
Arbaz Arif (AcidRain0) triaged this task as Needs Triage by Developer priority.Aug 29 2019, 11:08 PM
Abid Maqbool (cto.abid) lowered the priority of this task from Needs Triage by Developer to Needs Information from User.EditedAug 30 2019, 6:16 AM

@Arbaz Arif (AcidRain0) Please! Can you try with Load Factory Settings:

Then try to open User Preferences, & let we know... Thanks

I think, old drivers can be too issue, If this not solves, please updates you GPU drivers too... Have a nice day

Brecht Van Lommel (brecht) claimed this task.

Thanks for the report, but this graphics card is below our minimum requirements, and we are no longer fixing bugs in Blender 2.79.

You can try updating to the latest drivers or using an older version, but there is nothing we can fix anymore in Blender for this case.