Crash Issues

Illustrator just crashed. Is there any way to recover my work?

Yes! Luckily, with Illustrator automatic data recovery, you can probably recover most of your work, even if you haven't saved the file recently.

How do I fix Illustrator crash on launch issues?

Check Fix Illustrator crash on launch issues to perform some basic checks and fixes, and to find solutions for your specific crash issue. 

When I open Illustrator, a System Compatibility Report lists unsupported GPU drivers. What action should I take?

Identify the GPU card manufacturer, and update the specific GPU drivers.

Illustrator stops responding and crashes when I use my Wacom device. How do I fix it?

Update the Wacom drivers.

Illustrator crashes on launch with a DLL error. How do I fix it?

Uninstall all instances of Microsoft Visual C++ from your machine and install the latest version.

Illustrator is crashing due to font issues. How do I identify and remove the damaged fonts?

To identify and remove damaged fonts, see Troubleshoot font issues.