Install error regarding installation of Microsoft Visual C++

Author Scott M on February 28, 2012 | Print | Bookmark
Last updated on December 16, 2013

Document relates to: PCMover

 

SUMMARY

Install error: The files for installation requirement Microsoft Visual C++ 2005(2008)(2010) Redistributable – x86(x64) could not be found. The installation will now stop. This is probably due to a failed, or canceled download. 

 

CAUSE

Something is preventing the Microsoft Visual C++ installation from starting.

 

SOLUTION

For computers that have not been updated, an update is available to the Windows InstallShield. This should resolve the problem for those computer. You can get this update from the following Microsoft web page:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/893803

If your computer is running Windows XP Service Pack 3, Windows Vista Service Pack 2, Windows 7, or Windows 8 then the above update is already installed. You will need to manually install the Microsoft Visual C++ files from the following links:

For computers running a 32-bit version of Windows:
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2005_x86.exe
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2005_x86_sp1.exe 
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2008_x86.exe 
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2008_x86_sp1.exe
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2010_x86.exe 
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2010_x86_sp1.exe


For computers running a 64-bit version of Windows:
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2005_x64.exe
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2005_x64_sp1.exe 
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2008_x64.exe 
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2008_x64_sp1.exe
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2010_x64.exe 
http://download.laplink.com/support/vcredist/vcredist_2010_x64_sp1.exe

 

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Platforms: Win95, Win98/SE, WinNT, WinMe, Win2K, WinXP, WinVista, Win7

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