FastSHAPES Problem on Windows 8.1: Shapes has stopped working!

Alex Fagan shared this question 2 years ago

It has been found that when running FastSHAPES on Windows 8.1 there can be an issue with the windows OS. If you are seeing this error:


It could be that your FastSHAPES has run into this problem.This is because an element in the Microsoft Library has not been installed correctly.

To fix this please follow this Microsoft guide: