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Michael Crump

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Introduction

I was recently updating Android Studio to the latest build when I hit this error:

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After hitting the “Exit” button I got this error:

java.lang.RuntimeException: com.intellij.ide.plugins.PluginManager$StartupAbortedException: Fatal error initializing 'null'
    at com.intellij.idea.IdeaApplication.run(IdeaApplication.java:158)
    at com.intellij.idea.MainImpl$1$1$1.run(MainImpl.java:47)
    at java.awt.event.InvocationEvent.dispatch(InvocationEvent.java:251)
    at java.awt.EventQueue.dispatchEventImpl(EventQueue.java:733)
    at java.awt.EventQueue.access$200(EventQueue.java:103)
    at java.awt.EventQueue$3.run(EventQueue.java:694)
    at java.awt.EventQueue$3.run(EventQueue.java:692)
    at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
    at java.security.ProtectionDomain$1.doIntersectionPrivilege(ProtectionDomain.java:76)
    at java.awt.EventQueue.dispatchEvent(EventQueue.java:703)
    at com.intellij.ide.IdeEventQueue.defaultDispatchEvent(IdeEventQueue.java:696)
    at com.intellij.ide.IdeEventQueue._dispatchEvent(IdeEventQueue.java:524)