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Grey Startup Screen in Windows 10

Discussion in '5.5 Beta' started by rdurland, Sep 17, 2016.

  1. rdurland


    May 3, 2013
    I'm trying to get Unity 5.5 working in windows 10 and all i get is a grey startup screen. What do I need to do to fix this? Here is my log file:

    Built from 'trunk' branch; Version is '5.5.0b3 (52385a4d4cc9) revision 5388378'; Using compiler version '160040219'
    OS: 'Windows 10 (10.0.0) 64bit' Language: 'en' Physical Memory: 8142 MB
    BatchMode: 0, IsHumanControllingUs: 1, StartBugReporterOnCrash: 1, Is64bit: 1, IsPro: 0
    Initialize mono
    Mono path[0] = 'C:/Program Files/Unity 5.5.0b3/Editor/Data/Managed'
    Mono path[1] = 'C:/Program Files/Unity 5.5.0b3/Editor/Data/Mono/lib/mono/2.0'
    Mono path[2] = 'C:/Program Files/Unity 5.5.0b3/Editor/Data/UnityScript'
    Mono config path = 'C:/Program Files/Unity 5.5.0b3/Editor/Data/Mono/etc'
    Using monoOptions --debugger-agent=transport=dt_socket,embedding=1,defer=y,address=
    ListPackages failed, output:
    Error parsing output of npm ls

    (Filename: C:\buildslave\unity\build\Editor/Src/JavascriptPackageManager.cpp Line: 153)

    InstallEditorPackages failed, output:
    installJavascriptPackages failed

    (Filename: C:\buildslave\unity\build\Runtime/Utilities/Argv.cpp Line: 171)

    Error loading file:///C%3A%2FUsers%2FRob%2FAppData%2FRoaming%2FUnity%2FPackages%2Fnode_modules%2Funity-editor-home%2Fdist/index.html#/project/recent

    (Filename: C:\buildslave\unity\build\Editor/Platform/Interface/NativeWebViewWindow.cpp Line: 51)
  2. visualbruno


    Jan 2, 2015

    A workaround exists: You just need to install Unity 5.4 and Unity 5.5 Beta will work.