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GameMaker Studio 1 closes instantly upon startup.

Polinym

Member
Hello! I've been using GameMaker Studio 1 for many years now with no real issues. Just about a month ago I was using it like normal, no issues. I'd get a variety of pop-up errors like the one I'm seeing now, but I could always just close the message and carry on. Now, however, it closes as soon as the error box closes. I can't even load projects directly, as the program just crashes as soon as it launches. For reference, here's the error message I'm getting:

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What can I do to get back to using it?
 

FrostyCat

Member
Are you on GMS 1.4.9999? That version removes the dependency on online resources that have been taken down since GMS 1's sunset.
 

joeygopher

Member
Phew! I encountered the same issue just now and had a major panic until reading this. Was convinced I'd moved to the final version ages ago, but apparently not!

All sorted now.
 
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