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Function Block Editor does not open.
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- Function Block Editor
There could be many reasons but in one of the case we found a malware called "sprotector.dll" somehow trying to hook into the Function Block Editor dll's. This malware is then crashing and prevents Function Block Editor from starting.
SProtector.exe is typically added when you install another free software (video recording/streaming, download-managers or PDF creators) that had bundled into their installation this program.
Reinstall this computer's Operating System completely, if that's not an option you can read more about how to remove "sprotector" here: