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AutoCAD crashes on a 2-processor PC.

A - answer AutoCAD R14 fails with "fatal error" on a multiprocessor PC or a PC with hyperthreading (HT) CPU - e.g. Pentium 4.

Install the MTALCTRL.exe utility/fix (see, configure to demandload of MTEXT.

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applies to: AutoCAD 14 ·

See also:
Tip 10592:Cannot generate DWG file from Process Analysis 360.
Tip 10219:Can Autodesk Fusion 360 make use of multicore CPUs?
Tip 9972:Create free 3D PDF output files from any CAD software.
Tip 9493:Inventor or AutoCAD or ReCap "stopped working" on a computer with two graphics cards.
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