Lightroom 2015.2.1 unresponsive with Windows 10

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A few days ago I upgraded (?!) from Win 7 to windows 10. Lightroom immediately became unusable freezing and crasching ....on this forum I read that I should switch off the "grafics accelerator" ... after that it worked fine least sort of ..I think it was slower than with Win 7 but it was stable and I could keep working.

Yesterday I updated to new Lightroom release I have LR 2015.2.1 and now nothing works again freezez up and is uselessly slow (FYI graffics accel is still in off) .

By the way the import window changed and now it seems I can no longer set imports to 1:1 ..... not that it will help as I can no longer review and classify my images anyway!

Please advice what I shall do I need immediate support as this seriously affects my photobusiness .... I need an immediate cure! Shall I move back to win 7 or what shall I do??
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There are numerous problems introduced by CC 2015.2, many of which were not resolved with 2015.2.1. Adobe has apologized for the situation: But meanwhile, if you need to get work done, Victoria Bampton and other experts recommend reverting back to 2015.1.1: Wait until Adobe cleans up the mess, and let others do the beta testing.

With the graphics processor disabled, it appears 2015.1.1 runs well for most people on Windows 10.