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[10888:8576:0507/092020.153:ERROR:broker_win.cc(59)] Error reading broker pipe: The pipe has been ended. (0x6D)"
This is a not-uncommon error on Windows, which generally can be caused by a few different things. First, your firewall, antivirus or other security software could be blocking Spyder. You should temporarily disable them and see if the problem goes away. Otherwise, this is likely due to your graphics card. Try the following, in order, attempting to launch Spyder after each one:
conda update qt pyqt qtconsole spyder spyder-kernels qtpy sipat the Anaconda prompt
conda update pyzmq zeromq ipykernel jupyter_client ipython cythonat the Anaconda prompt
conda install pyopengl
conda install pyzmq=17
conda install pyqt=5.6at the Anaconda prompt
C:\Python36. You need to remove one of them for things to work as expected
I shouldn't have taken the user's claim,
No python is installed sperately on the pc.
at face value and rather investigated the traceback more closely. My mistake.