Lightroom: Crashes While Setting Up New Catalog

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If I open LR, the previous catalog opens, that part works. When I make a new catalog for a new shoot, the catalog is created but then the software crashes immediately. If I double click on the lrcat file that I just created to start LR up, after the program opens it crashes.

I'm on an iMac running El Capitan working on my local drive not an external.
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Mark Gilvey

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Simon Chen, Principal Computer Scientist

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Official Response
Do you have any 3rd party plug-ins installed for Lightroom? It has become known to us that some malformed 3rd party plug-ins might cause Lr to crash. SeeĀ Please talk to the respective vendors for updates.