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This only concerns Windows users.
Running FoolCat in a VM is a Pro feature.
If you see this error when activating a trial, you're running FoolCat in a VM, or a Hypervisor process must be active in Windows.
If you see this error when activating a purchased license, you have a regular license or a Pro license that needs VM activations allowed on your license.
A step-by-step guide for disabling any-and-all Hypervisor (Hyper-V) and Virtual Machine features on your PC is available here:
You're likely on an old version of FoolCat, update to the latest version.
This issue is fixed in FoolCat version 23.1 and newer.
FoolCat's media engine isn't starting correctly. Reboot your computer, and if that doesn't help, reinstall FoolCat.
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