We are aware of a run-time crash when running a compiled version of CRYENGINE 5.5 built with the latest release of Visual Studio 2017 (15.7).
Affected Versions: 5.5 Preview 1 - 5.5 Preview 4
Issue: Sandbox will crash due to an exception on startup.
Occurs when: Building Sandbox using Visual Studio 15.7 from source, then running.
- Disable Python Autocomplete;
Open "Editor\Python\plugins\crytools\startup.py" in notepad or similar text editor.
Comment out the last line (the last command) by placing a # (hash) symbol at the start of this line like so:
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- Use Visual Studio 2015 to build CRYENGINE and Sandbox for 5.5.
- Stay, or downgrade to a version prior to Visual Studio 15.7.
C# & C++ templates shouldn't be affected.