Elements 13: Crash on launch

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I have recently bought PS elements 13 which worked perfectly on my PC, until I upgraded it with windows 10.
Now PS elements does not launch.
A message windows pops up:
"Photoshop elements 13 has stopped working
A problem has caused the program to stop working correctly, Windows will close this program and indicate if a solution is available.

This is the event observer report:

Error recipient 120278318186, type 4
Occurrence name : APPCRASH
Response : Not available
ID de CAB : 0

Problem signature:
P1 : PhotoshopElementsEditor.exe
P2 :
P3 : 54024871
P5 : 10.0.10240.16384
P6 : 559f38c3
P7 : c06d007e
P8 : 000000000002a1c8
P9 :
P10 :

Enclosed file :

These files may be available here :

Analysis symbol :
New solution seach: 0
ID de rapport : 70c245ff-bbf0-4687-bcda-803c892d5474
Report status : 0
Recipient with chopping : 8a1b0a18a997a363c4efb9041e3a42b9
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William DAVIES

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Posted 3 years ago

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Paul H

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I have the same problem. Adobe support told me it was a WIndows 10 kernel problem, not PSE problem, so they couldn't help me any more.
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Linda Criswell

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Poor excuse! PSE should adapt their program to Windows upgrades!
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Chris Cox

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You haven't installed any of the Elements 13 updates -- you need to install the updates to pick up all the bug fixes.

But crashes in KernelBase.dll are usually due to bugs in drivers or third party plugins.