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2012-04-29 20:02
tlr

Registered: Sep 2003
Posts: 1547
Release id #98710 : DirMaster V2.2 [Win32]

This recently started crashing on me when I try to open any menu. Works otherwise.
Uninstall + reinstall does nothing to improve it and I can't find anything strange in the registry.

It could perhaps be some central .dll that's been "upgraded" but I don't know where to look...

Anybody having similar issues?

(WinXP32, latest patches)
2012-04-29 21:00
Moloch

Registered: Jan 2002
Posts: 2628
I'm using DirMaster almost daily on one of my old WinXP machines with zero issues besides the bugs.

I know The Wiz is currently working on a new version, no clue how far along he is.
2012-04-29 21:03
THE WIZ
Account closed

Registered: Jan 2007
Posts: 15
Try to delete the following key from your registry:

HKCU\Software\Style\DirMaster\FileMRU

Also, if you could save that key before you deleted, and email it to me at chrismcb@hotmail.com that would be great.
2012-04-29 22:07
tlr

Registered: Sep 2003
Posts: 1547
Hi, deleting that key worked. Unfortunately I lost it in the process so I can't mail it. Will do if it occurs again.

I wouldn't have expected that all menus would cause a crash because of it though.
2012-04-29 22:37
THE WIZ
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Registered: Jan 2007
Posts: 15
The MRU list gets rebuilt every time you click on any menu. There is something wrong with one of the MRU entries, and that is what is causing the crash.
I haven't pinpointed exactly what causes the crash. But this code was rewritten for the next version. Which I'm hoping to try to get out in the next few months
2012-04-30 10:33
bepp

Registered: Jun 2010
Posts: 254
THE WIZ: Any possibilities to speed up development of the new version? We wants it :) I can't get the VICE launching to function correctly (sent you a mail about this before).
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