Install error regarding installation of Microsoft Visual C++

Author Scott M on February 28, 2012 | Print | Bookmark
Last updated on August 21, 2015

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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. 



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



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:

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:

For computers running a 64-bit version of Windows:




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Platforms: Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10

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