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TOPIC: FCPX won't start after Catalina Updated

FCPX won't start after Catalina Updated 14 Sep 2019 00:41 #101414

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Hi,
Yesterday my laptop updated automatically to the latest Catalina Beta (yeah I know I am not supposed to use betas..) and after that Final Cut Pro won't start anymore.. It actually starts but shuts down after a few seconds. If I keep clicking anywhere it stays open, as soon as I stop clicking it shuts down. iMovie won't start either.. any other sw works. Maybe it is something related to the graphic card drivers?
Anyway, would really appreciate anybody who can come up with a solution..

Marco

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FCPX won't start after Catalina Updated 14 Sep 2019 10:16 #101423

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Catalina betas arte converted by Apple NDAs.

Rebuild the drive for Mojave.

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FCPX won't start after Catalina Updated 14 Sep 2019 11:13 #101424

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That is what I did in the end..
thanks for answering

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FCPX won't start after Catalina Updated 14 Sep 2019 15:59 #101428

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The latest Catalina build is known to crash FCPX. Next update should fix that, hopefully. The dangers of using beta's of an OS.

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FCPX won't start after Catalina Updated 14 Sep 2019 17:22 #101433

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haven't found any information about it.. weird
went back to mojave for now
thank you

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FCPX won't start after Catalina Updated 16 Sep 2019 04:47 #101453

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Can you be more explicit?
My restore from a Catalina Beta 7 backup error-ed out and now I'm a bit gun shy.
Did you grab a backup from *before* Catalina came out?

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FCPX won't start after Catalina Updated 16 Sep 2019 07:36 #101455

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Not sure I understand what you are asking, what I did I formatted the hd and reinstalled Mojave from zero, then reimported all docs and settings and apps from a time machine backup..

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