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Editor (4.15, Mac) crashing and freezing whenever launched

Hi there, I'm real interested in using UnrealEngine on Mac, so I took the 3 hours to download it, and when I create a project and then open the project, everything lags out. Freezes. .. and usually results in my whole computer freezing and crashing.

After looking for problems similar to this, I couldn't really find anything helpful, but, I think it could be my specs, which is strange, because i'm like 99% sure all of my specs follow the requirements- Here they are:

OS: OS X 10.11.6 Processor: 3.2 GHz Intel Core i5 Memory: 16 GB 1867 MHz DDR3 Graphics: AMD Radeon R9 M380 2048 MB (Pretty sure this supports OpenGL 4.1)

I've tried looking through the settings as well and I haven't found anything useful.. Help would be appreciated, thanks!

Product Version: UE 4.15
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asked Mar 12 '17 at 01:49 PM in Installation & Setup

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avatar image Etang_ Mar 13 '17 at 12:33 PM

I tested with version 4.13 and the application wouldn't even start, it would simply crash and then freeze my computer.

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Try updating to macOS 10.12.3 - there have been a lot of Metal driver updates since 10.11.6.

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answered Mar 13 '17 at 08:14 PM

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avatar image Etang_ Mar 14 '17 at 01:28 AM

This worked for me, thanks!

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