Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
  1.    15 May 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 78
    windows

    last update stopped program from running


    Update earlier today has caused e-sword not to run.
    I updated from 7 to 10 in oct or nov and had no problems running e-sword
    I ran repair, no help, I uninstalled and reinstalled, no help.
    Windows says has problem and will notify me of a solution, (yeah right.)
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    15 May 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 11,135
    Win 10 Pro (1703)

    If you are sure a Windows update stopped a program running, you can hide that update so it is not reapplied (see Tutorial section), and uninstall it.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    15 May 2016 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 78
    windows
    Thread Starter

    e-sword


    does that stop future updates
    if I hide does that make all of that update not active
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    15 May 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 11,135
    Win 10 Pro (1703)
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  5.    15 May 2016 #5
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10

    Quote Originally Posted by Wood View Post
    Update earlier today has caused e-sword not to run.
    I updated from 7 to 10 in oct or nov and had no problems running e-sword
    I ran repair, no help, I uninstalled and reinstalled, no help.
    Windows says has problem and will notify me of a solution, (yeah right.)
    I'm having the same problem and I don't understand any of what was said above to solve the problem.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  6.    15 May 2016 #6
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10

    Mr Wood, sorry to disappoint you regarding your desire to blame Windows 10 but, as I have discovered after much digging to fix my own problem with eSword, you have the wrong culprit. :-)

    You have AVG. AVG also updated recently and AVG now thinks that eSword is a virus.

    Here's the fix:

    open AVG, click on options - advanced setting - exceptions - add exception - browse and then find where you have eSword.exe installed and select. (On my computer its in Program Files (x86). It could be different on yours. Maybe you should find it before you try the fix so that you know where to look when you browse). Check all 4 exception boxes and click ok. close AVG and eSword should work perfectly fine, once again. :-)

    It took me all day to find this fix that takes about 2 FREAKING minutes but you'll be happy once you do it. God bless :-)
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  7.    15 May 2016 #7
    Join Date : Apr 2015
    Posts : 12,999
    W10Prox64

    Quote Originally Posted by LostDog View Post
    Mr Wood, sorry to disappoint you regarding your desire to blame Windows 10 but, as I have discovered after much digging to fix my own problem with eSword, you have the wrong culprit. :-)

    You have AVG. AVG also updated recently and AVG now thinks that eSword is a virus.

    Here's the fix:

    open AVG, click on options - advanced setting - exceptions - add exception - browse and then find where you have eSword.exe installed and select. (On my computer its in Program Files (x86). It could be different on yours. Maybe you should find it before you try the fix so that you know where to look when you browse). Check all 4 exception boxes and click ok. close AVG and eSword should work perfectly fine, once again. :-)

    It took me all day to find this fix that takes about 2 FREAKING minutes but you'll be happy once you do it. God bless :-)
    Thanks for posting your solution. Hopefully it will help @Wood, and any others that come across it.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  8.    15 May 2016 #8
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 4,361
    Mac OS Sierra

    Five days ago Insider Build 14342 was released. If you are in the Insider program, you need to state that in the Subject and your post.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  9.    16 May 2016 #9
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 78
    windows
    Thread Starter

    simrick


    Thanks, that worked, this is my favorite bible program, real bummer not to be able to blame windows 10

    Question: Nothing was said about avg, shouldn't avg if it is blocking it have said something
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  10.    16 May 2016 #10
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 4,361
    Mac OS Sierra

    I have ran Xiphos with no issues. e-Sword is built off of that platform and works just as good.

    I doubt that the last set of updates had anything to do with e-Sword from running. If it did, you would have other programs having issues.

    There are a few reports with E-Sword having serious issues with Window 10.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 
Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Running program windows not showing up on desktop
I just installed windows 10 on my laptop ASUS ROG G751JM Laptop NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX860M with 2GB 1TB HDD 7200 RPM With 256 GB SSD 1.5TB HDD 5400 With 128 GB SSD 1TB HDD 5400 With 8 GB SSD Intel Core I7 HQ-4710 2.5 G Memory 8G
General Support
Problem running old XP program in Compatibility Mode
I have an old XP program, xReminder Pro, that I have been using for many years. I am currently running it in Compatibility Mode on Windows 7 and it runs fine. On my Windows 10 test machine, this program will install and run from a "manual" start in...
Software and Apps
Windows 10 blocks program from running
Hello all, I just upgraded my 62 bit PC from Windows 7 to Windows 10. Unfortunately, Windows 10 now blocks todoUS backup "for my protection". It says "not trusted" and "incompatible". I've tried everything to override this, including importing the...
Software and Apps
Solved Program search stopped working
I tried the other day to search for a program on the start menu and it worked fine. I then set up Cortana for speech mode and all I get now when typing in the box are four blue dots scrolling at the top of the search box. Anyone know a fix or will...
General Support
Configuring update stopped @ 55%
Hi guys, I need some advice with wifes laptop. She was installing Win 10 last night. Since it was late she went to bed letting it run. This morning it was @ "configuring update for Win 10, 55% complete, do not turn off computer". I hasn't moved off...
Installation and Upgrade
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:26.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums