Problem I tried to install Blender software on my computer. I tried installing it via the .msi file downloaded from the blender site.
Installation was a success, but I was unable to run the app, neither as a user or administrator.
Each time I was receiving Exception_Acces_Violation and the app was not running.
What I have tried so far After installation, I tried to use OpenGL to run it, but there was no success. I have also tried to run via command line and even in debug mode - I was still receiving Exception as stated over.
After those problems, I've decided to download it as a zip, unzip it, and create a shortcut to it. Also - I have changed my computer to use Intel GPU rather than Nvidia GPU for Blender and somehow I was able to run Blender finally. The only thing I was mad about was performance - it was more than bad.
What I hope I would like to run it on Nvidia with better performance. For now, I have no idea what to do.
I am trying to run in on a laptop, specs below:
Processor Processor Intel Core i7 7th Gen 7700HQ Base Clock Speed 2.8 GHz Cache 6MB
Memory RAM 16GB
Graphics Graphics Processor Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Dedicated Graphic Memory Type DDR5
OS Microsoft 10 Home Edition OEM