I have tried to install many versions of IDE, but non of them has started successfully. There is just the logo of the program shows up and then nothing happens. My laptop: Toshiba Satellite C50-A630 The releases I have installed: 1.6.12 , 1.6.13, 1.0.6

  • Which Java Version you got installed? Commented Dec 2, 2016 at 13:45
  • Delete your preferences.txt file.
    – Majenko
    Commented Dec 2, 2016 at 14:41

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I had the same problem with various IDE versions. Deleting the preferences.txt solved the problem for me.

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