#4 mgegui.exe crashbug

MGEgui (4)

I'm having a problem starting up mgegu.exe. It simply crashes with the standard windows error screen. It claims the error is "System.NullReferenceException".

I assumed this meant I had the 'lack of registry keys' problem, since I had not previously started the game up. So I reinstalled Morrowind, played it and quit. I reinstalled MGE, tried to start mgegui.exe up and got the same error.

I don't have the game installed the default place, in case that matters. I'm using Vista 32bit, recent PC, fully updated drivers and game. Any idea what the problem is?



  • Sean Sube

    Sean Sube - 2009-09-13

    Any further details, past the NullReferenceException? It should list what the exception is coming from.
    Also, try giving both Morrowind and MGEgui administrator privileges (regardless of UAC level).

  • Robin Waters

    Robin Waters - 2009-09-23

    Problem solved!

    Thanks for the advice. I gave the launcher admin privilidges (otherwise setting the options simply doesn't do anything), then ran morrowind with the admin privilidges. After doing all that updated the registry, mge worked like a charm, no bugs at all, and looked ace!

    As a side note, where could I find the really recent shaders, e.g. knu's ssao v9?

  • LizTail

    LizTail - 2010-05-23
    • labels: --> MGEgui
    • status: open --> closed-fixed

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