Jump to content
Rick G

Program Hangs the computer and locks Graphics

Recommended Posts

Old bugs have returned

I tried to load 4 small graphics and the program hung the system which slowed to a crawl and finally stopped. I had to shut it off with the switch then reboot 

Then it locked up graphics. After closing them out or Photo they could not be moved as photo was locking them

I tried to close Photo and  it could not be closed as a file was still open. The ONLY way to close Photo was via the task manager (I though you guys were going to trap that out so we could close it?)

Anyway .. old bugs are back although I did not see eftool locking the files as it did before

2019-03-11_21-43-46.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I wonder if its an Affinity Photo + Windows 10 issue, I'm on Windows 8.1 Pro, and other than two issues I've noted (feature operation related), so far performance is much better than 1.6.5, especially with large 16-bit TIFF files.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
12 hours ago, drphoto said:

I wonder if its an Affinity Photo + Windows 10 issue, I'm on Windows 8.1 Pro, and other than two issues I've noted (feature operation related), so far performance is much better than 1.6.5, especially with large 16-bit TIFF files.

They had a problem with EFTOOL doing that and fixed it. All has bee well for a few builds and now it is back, although I did not see an instance of EFTOOl in task manager

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 3/15/2019 at 8:06 AM, Mark Ingram said:

Rick, do you have reproducible steps for this?

It is random. Usually I load several files, edit and close them one by one. Then I may move them from my work folder. That is when the issue may or may not come up

I will get either the message I posted above and / or Photo can't be closed because a file is open and there is of course, no file open snd I have to kill it with Task mangler

It has happened 3 times today and a bunch of times yesterday. This happened in a previous beta but was apparently fixed

Could they also trap that close error and let us close the program anyway? Until then I am making a batch file to close and relaunch

Thanks for all you do

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Please note the Annual Company Closure section in the Terms of Use. These are the Terms of Use you will be asked to agree to if you join the forum. | Privacy Policy | Guidelines | We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.