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Lightworks won't open. 2 weeks, 2 days ago #181558

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I keep clicking the Lightworks application, and yet nothing happens. Even in the task manager, when clicked, the process will show up for a few seconds, and then gone again. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you.

Re: Lightworks won't open. 2 weeks, 2 days ago #181559

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Welcome to the forum.

Try going into the Lightworks program in the Program directory in your computer. Inside you'll find ntcardvt.exe, try clicking on that that to see if Lightworks starts.

If that works, delete your current screen shortcut (it may be broken) and make a new one at ntcardvt.exe.
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Re: Lightworks won't open. 2 weeks, 2 days ago #181562

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Still the same. It just stays in 12,824K in the process then closes right after.

Re: Lightworks won't open. 2 weeks, 2 days ago #181563

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Please could you make a zip file of the error log. In Windows it's found in C:\Users\Public\Documents\Lightworks\Logs

Also, providing the spec of your computer would help.

Re: Lightworks won't open. 2 weeks, 2 days ago #181568

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There is no error log. This laptop has potato specs.

Manufacturer: Acer
Model: AO722
Processor: AMD C-60 APU with Radeon(fm) HD Graphics 1.00 GHz
RAM: 4.00GB
System type: 64-bit

Re: Lightworks won't open. 2 weeks, 2 days ago #181569

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That wouldm't be powerful enough, you'll need to upgrade for video editing. Many Lightworks users have i5 processors,

Re: Lightworks won't open. 2 weeks, 2 days ago #181570

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It worked yesterday for some reason, and enabled me to complete my project. Now, the problem came back again. both ntcardvt.exe and lightworks.exe do not open.

Re: Lightworks won't open. 2 weeks, 2 days ago #181571

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OK, I would try reinstalling Lightworks in case there is a corrupted file. This won't affect your current projects.
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