GPUManager crash on startup
After Effects crashes on startup with GPUManager error
When you attempt to launch Adobe After Effects, it crashes and displays the following error message:
<GPUManager> <2> Sniffer Result Code: 3
Solution: Update Windows 7 to Service Pack 1
After Effects requires Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1). See Microsoft's website for instructions on how to apply the Service Pack 1 update.
External link: Learn how to install Windows 7 Service Pack 1