If this template helps then use it. If not then just delete and start from scratch.
OS (e.g. Win10): Mac 10.12.4
PsychoPy version (e.g. 1.84.x): 1.85.4
Standard Standalone? (y/n) If not then what?: y
What are you trying to achieve?: Just trying to run an experiment that had been working fine previously and suddenly stopped working.
Restarted and also tried making a new simple project and got the same error.
This is the error message.
Traceback (most recent call last): File "/Users/djw/Desktop/testsdf", line 14, in <module> from psychopy import locale_setup, sound, gui, visual, core, data, event, logging File "/Applications/PsychoPy2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/python2.7/psychopy/sound/__init__.py", line 140, in <module> elif dev not in backend.getDevices(kind='output'): File "/Applications/PsychoPy2.app/Contents/Resources/lib/python2.7/psychopy/sound/backend_pyo.py", line 68, in getDevices devName = dev['name'].decode(osEncoding) # convert to unicode File "encodings/utf_8.pyc", line 16, in decode UnicodeEncodeError: 'ascii' codec can't encode character u'\u2019' in position 15: ordinal not in range(128)```