You can fix the NI Massive “APPCrash” issue within 2 minutes.
Only applicable for PC users.
Just follow these simple steps:
I. Make sure you have turned ON “Show Hidden Files And Folders” in folder options
II. Open C:/Users/username/AppData/Local/Native Instruments/Massive
III. Delete the database file “NIMassiveDataBase”
IV. Load the Standalone version of NI Massive and when it display “build new database”, click “OK” and proceed.
Right on! close the standalone application.
Now just load the plug-in to your DAW and start producing some massive sh!t out of it !!
1. This article is from my 2014 archive. I have successfully tested the same on NI Massive 1.3.0 on Windows 7* environment.
2. Tested on Ableton as well.
3. Some other tests reveal that cracked version of NI Massive may experience this error many times. Go ahead and buy an original copy.
*I don’t use Windows anymore.