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  1. #1

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    Oct 23, 2011
    Why the heck does iMovie keep crashing?
    Seems as if after the last update....despite closing every possible program down on my iMac giving it the very most possible RAM to work just closes. Any assistance would be greatly appreciate

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    Slydude's Avatar
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    Nov 16, 2009
    North Louisiana, USA
    2.8 GHz MacBook Pro 10.11, 8 GB mem, iPhone 6+
    I'm not an iMovie guru but we'll probably need a bit more information. For starters:

    1. Which Mac (specs, OS version, memory, free hard drive space etc.)?
    2. Which version of iMovie?
    3. When is it crashing (right after launch, opening large files, saving files, etc)? Not saying it's your fault is just that more detail is usually better.
    Sylvester Roque Former Contributing Editor About This Particular Macintosh

    "Got Time to breathe. You got time for music." Denver Pyle as Briscoe Darling

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    harryb2448's Avatar
    Member Since
    Nov 28, 2007
    Nambucca Heads Australia
    iMac i5 2.7GHz, 16GB memory, OS 10.11.1.
    Suggest running the application Randy suggested in your other post gotwicks. Maybe something you have picked up from a utility. Was it you running Genieo or Avast? if so have a read of this:-
    Hang on to those original install discs like grim death! Using OS X.7 or later make a bootable USB thumb drive before running Installer!

  4. #4

    Member Since
    Oct 23, 2011
    Hello Gentlemen!
    Harry this started before the other issue I was having..and Thank GOD that has been fixed. No I'm not running GENIEO or AVAST.
    The program opens fine...then after you start working with a project...just closes and gives a giant display message.

    iMac OS 10 10.9.4 4 GB

    Available: 514.3 GB (514,295,005,184 bytes)
    Capacity: 999.35 GB (999,345,127,424 bytes)

    iMovie 10.0.4

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