Brave refuses to launch if left unused for a 2-3+ weeks



Hi Brave experts, I have a tech issues, I hope you can help.

Brave refuses to launch if left unused for a 2-3+ weeks

I have to uninstall, download new version, reinstall.

Checked Common issues FAQ - (seemingly no obvious similar question)

I cannot a screencap because browser does not launch

My PC:

Windows 10 Edition, Pro
Version 1709, Build 16299.309

Dell Inspiron i7-6700HQ @2.6GHz

Installed RAM 16GB,

1TB SSD, 1TB HD backup installed

64-bit os x64-based processor

Brave 0.22.22
rev 6303310
Muon 5.1.2
OS Release 10.0.16299
Update Channel Release
OS Architecture x64
OS Platform Microsoft Windows
Node.js 7.9.0
Brave Sync v1.4.2
libchromiumcontent 65.0.3325.181

Reason for posting: Brave does not launch if left unused for 2 or 3 plus week. I have to uninstall, delete all files/folder in AppData. The brave.exe file in Appdata/local refuses to be deleted. I then download a new version, reinstall. This has happened at least twice.

I hope there is a solution for this, thank you


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