(Solved) MSVCP140.dll Missing

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Adenzel
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(Solved) MSVCP140.dll Missing

Post by Adenzel » 10 Oct 2018, 14:56

I've searched but found no obvious solution. Running on an old Win7 Laptop which might not be helping. Is there anything else else I need to install. I can't find a list of prerequisites that need to be installed (apart from MW itself) to make OpenMW work.

Full error message I get is...

"The program can't start because MSVCP140.dll is missing from
your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem."

Needless to say reinstalling doesn't help at all.
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Re: MSVCP140.dll Missing

Post by Adenzel » 15 Oct 2018, 08:13

psi29a wrote:
10 Oct 2018, 15:18
Give this a try:
https://www.drivereasy.com/knowledge/ho ... sing/#Way1
Awesome thank you that was exactly what I needed. I'd come across that site before but wasn't sure if it was legit.. of course if I'd read a bit further I'd have seen it pointed to the MS website to download the needed files :lol:

Thank you!

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Re: (Solved) MSVCP140.dll Missing

Post by psi29a » 15 Oct 2018, 08:38

Cheers!

Do we not ship the MS redist along with our installer?

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Re: (Solved) MSVCP140.dll Missing

Post by Adenzel » 15 Oct 2018, 11:47

psi29a wrote:
15 Oct 2018, 08:38
Cheers!

Do we not ship the MS redist along with our installer?
I'm honestly not sure. I'm on a very old Laptop that belong to my girlfriend which had just been retired to playing video's on the TV. I un-retired it so I could do some gaming at her place and it's had some funky issues with updates and certain things missing that shouldn't be.

At home I had no issue installing OpenMW on my own comp.

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Re: (Solved) MSVCP140.dll Missing

Post by psi29a » 15 Oct 2018, 12:08

OK, thanks for the feedback. Cheers!

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