Audacity crashes on Win XP... never starts

Posted on 2006-04-19
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Downloaded and installed Audacity for Windows (yes, the stable version).. and every time I try to open it up it crashes and prompts me to send an error report to Microsoft.
Question by:smetterd
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    What is the error message you get when Audacity crashes?
    Not the error report message... The actual Audacity error...
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    Author Comment

    None! It never got that far. I deleted all audacity registry keys and ran a windows update then rebooted and it works now.

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