Error: “This program has performed an illegal operation and will be shut down”

When running the program, the following error occurs:

  • “This program has performed an illegal operation and will be shut down.”

Explanation

This problem may be caused by a conflict or lack of system resources. Check you have the correct system requirements and reinstall the program as follows:

  1. Uninstall the program.
  2. Reboot your computer.
  3. Close all programs.
  4. Disable any anti-virus and firewall programs you have running.
  5. If you need to create some space on your hard drive, run the Disk Cleanup tool. We suggest you delete your temporary files and temporary internet files.
  6. Reinstall the program.