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bug #52869: Not able to launch Octave 4.2.1 in windows 10 after a reboot

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Fri 12 Jan 2018 02:23:27 AM UTC  
Category:  Octave Forge Package Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Item Group:  Unexpected Error
Status:  Invalid Assigned to:  None
Originator Name:  Sudeep R K Originator Email:  -email is unavailable-
Open/Closed:  Closed Release:  4.2.1
Operating System:  Microsoft Windows

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Thu 15 Feb 2018 09:14:25 PM UTC, comment #2:

No response after several weeks, closing as invalid.

If the issue persists please post another comment with more information or file a new bug report.

Mike Miller <mtmiller>
Project Administrator
Wed 17 Jan 2018 11:33:35 AM UTC, comment #1:


When clicking on the application item from the start menu, what happens? Does itlook like it is loading, does it crash with a message, does the octave window appear briefly

Can you run the command line version of octave ?

John Donoghue <lostbard>
Project Member
Fri 12 Jan 2018 02:23:27 AM UTC, original submission:

I am not able to launch Octave 4.2.1 in windows 10 after a reboot. After installation, it had worked, seems rebooted once at that time without issue. This is the second time I am uninstalling and re-installing due to the same error. How to solve this or work around this. I did a "sfc /scannow" from windows command prompt as admin and still problem not resolved.

"I guess there is some temporary files being created as part of windows installer and it becomes obsolete later"

Please help



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