Plain English program editor fails to open, or crashes when editing/creating PE program with the error Plain English has encountered a problem and needs to close.

Issue

When trying to edit or create a new Plain English program the editor fails to open.

Product Line

Andover Continuum

Environment

CyberStation

Plain English

Editor

Cause

Corrupted PlainEnglish.ini file

Resolution

  1. Open Windows Explorer
  2. Go to the Windows directory
  3. Find the PlainEnglish.ini file and delete it.

When the Plain English editor is opened after this file is deleted it will recreate a new PlainEnglish.ini file with all the default settings.