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Visual C++ is an integrated development environment (IDE) made by Microsoft, with both free and commercial versions available.

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(SFML 2.5.1 in VS2017) Many Unresolved External Symbol Errors [migrated]

I'm trying to build a simple SFML program, but I keep getting these errors when I build the program. I tried Google, but the errors were always different than mine. I have SFML statically linked, here'...
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Maximum file size on Windows platform

According to this wikipedia page, the size of a individual file on Win10 can go up to about 8 PB with NTFS. Yet the struct Stat is defined as struct stat { _dev_t st_dev; _ino_t ...
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Why doesn't the exe file run while the solution itself in Visual Studio could run smoothly?

I'm trying to run the .exe file of my project in Visual Studio, on other systems that don't have Visual Studio installed, but the problem is that the solution can run when I click on "start" but when ...
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MySQL update and install fails if Visual C++ 2017 is installed

I wanted to update MySQL 5.7 and all installed connectors/tools on my home PC and I wanted to install MySQL 8 on my work PC but both failed because MySQL requires VC++ 2015 to be installed but if you ...
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Microsoft Word Automation Embedding in MFC - Error saving the document

I am trying to embed microsoft word inside an MFC SDK application and using the below link, I could able to do that : How to embed and automate a Word document with MFC But not able to save the ...
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Can I remove old java, VC and .net installations?

Using the great UninstallView utility, I found the following installs on my machine: So, can I remove some of them and which ones? Thanks a lot!
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Installing Visual C++ Redistributable and licenses

I have some software that needs Visual C++ Redistributable. Do I need to acquire some sort of license from Microsoft to install it? I see it's free to download but will it count on the licenses we ...
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Microsoft Visual C++ repository

I had a program looking for MSVCR100.dll, which after some looking realized it is a part of Microsoft Visual C++ 2010. I found a download here: http://microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?id=...
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WAMPP server (Computer software)

I downloaded "WAMPP server 64bit" for my windows 8.1 pro (yet to activate), lenovo laptop. But during its installation, it prompted a message like: "api ms win crt runtime... .dll is missing" For ...
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MSVCR100.dll missing, but it is present

First of all, I have downloaded the runtimes suggested in the following answers: MSVCR100.dll missing error even its there WAMP shows error 'MSVCR100.dll' is missing when install Missing ...
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vc_redist_2015 Setup Failed: 0x80070666 Unspecified error

I am trying to install vc2015 (downloaded from microsoft) on windows 10 64bit But setup is failing showing me the error below here is the log file: [2468:0E28][2017-04-11T19:22:55]i001: Burn v3.7....
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Can't install some software due to “The application has failed to start because its side-by-side configuration is incorrect”

So I can't install Samsung Kies 1 and SmartSwitch as I get this error message when running the installer: The application has failed to start because its side-by-side configuration is incorrect ...
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MSVCP120.dll and MSVCR120.dll are missing

I don't know how that happened. I was installing Battlefield 1 and now I can't even start Origin. I am getting "MSVCP120.dll is missing from your computer" (same for MSVCR120.dll). I have installed ...
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Do I need to install Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable if my Windows already has Visual Studio 2012 Redistributable?

I am using Windows 10. I am trying to install 1 open source software. In the readme.txt of that software, it says it requires Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable. I found that my Windows already has ...
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uninstall visual c++ using batch command

I am trying to uninstall every single installed version of visual c++ redistributable before installing the updated versions using cmd. any help will be much appreciated.
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Cannot install anything on Windows 10: “Error 997.Overlapped I/O operation is in progress”

I'm trying to install Matlab, but the culprit is probably Visual C++ Redistributable (which Matlab is installing along the way). When I run the setup, every time it fails with: Error 997....
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Apache Startup Failure

I am using vm ware and have installed xampp. While I start apache, it shows this: 2:42:36 PM [Apache] Error: Apache shutdown unexpectedly. 2:42:36 PM [Apache] This may be due to a blocked ...
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Runtime Error in Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library

I am currently getting the following error whenever I boot to Windows: Which began after I uninstalled ibVPN. Can anyone tell me how to get rid of it? Perhaps something in the registry, but I'm ...
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Saving .h and .cpp in different folders in Visual Studio

I was wondering if it were possible to change the default save locations for header and source files when writing C++ in Visual studio. I have two folders src and lib in my project directory and what ...
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How do I add VCBuild.exe to Windows 10 w/o Visual Studio

So I am trying to compile gyp and it wants to call VCBuild.exe apparently... MSBUILD : error MSB3428: Could not load the Visual C++ component "VCBuild.exe". To fix this, 1) install the .NET ...
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VC++ 2008 redistributable install error: Access is denied

Installing OpenOffice 4.1.2 raises the error 1935. (Visual C++ 2008 redistributable failed to install). However, the installation completes and OpenOffice works normally. Nonetheless, I decided to ...
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Why does my system need so many different versions of Visual C++? [duplicate]

Currently, I'm in the process of cleaning about 100GB worth of gunk out of my system (I don't take good care of my PC), and I've noticed that I have 13 different versions of the Visual C++ runtime ...
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Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Error shows up on my desktop?

I usually leave my computer running throughout the day and just put it to sleep when I'm not on it. Whenever I open my computer I get this Error message verbatim: Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime ...
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0xc000007b error when launching Rising Thunder game

I have a few games that absolutely will not run due to the 0xc000007b error message. I'm currently running Windows 10 (64), but it was giving me the same issue before I upgraded too. Rising Thunder is ...
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Missing api-ms-win-crt-runtime-|1-1.0 dll

I'm having problem running cmder and I got this error message The program can't start because api-ms-win-crt-runtime-|1-1-0.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix ...
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vc_redist.x86.exe Setup Failed: 0x80240017 Unspecified error

An installer told me I need to first install Visual C++ Redistributable Packages for Visual Studio 2013 and gave the link https://www.microsoft.com/en-US/download/details.aspx?id=40784 Unfortunately ...
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VC++ 20?? Redistributable installer hangs on “Initializing…”

I'm trying to get the MS Visual C++ 2012 Redistributable installed on my machine. A game requires it. I'm running Windows 8.1. I tried a few different redist versions earlier today, and each worked. I'...
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Troubleshooting 1935 error during VC++ redist installs

I have been trying to install earlier VC++ redists on Windows 8.1 64-bit for a couple of days now and consistently get error 1935. Finally I found this: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/astebner/archive/2005/...
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error installing cmder, which visual c++ redistributable do you suggest?

I have visual studio 2014 2013 cmder.exe says this page https://github.com/bliker/cmder/issues/501 seems to suggest installing the visual c++ redistributable.. some say 2010, some say 2015. I don'...
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No Windows SDK found when installing SpiderMonkey

I'm following this guide to install SpiderMokey. I've downloaded and installed Visual Studio Community 2015, then restarted. I've downloaded and installed MozillaBuild package. When I go to c:\...
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MSVCR100.dll missing error even its there

I know that MSVCP100.dll, is part of the Microsoft Visual C++ runtime libraries, so I have them in my PC too. Everything was working fine but suddenly this error start happening when I open my ...
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Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Error when starting win 10 game app

I get a "Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Error" when I start my game "Royal Revolt 2", an app from the Windows 10 store. The error leads to a licensemanager.exe files in my windows, system 32 folder. I ...
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What is this application build in

I got one exe ( TAS ) and many other files with .RUN, .K, .M Extensions what are those extensions. Is this application build using Foxpro ( which i dont think so ), VC++, C++ or Any dos based ...
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Visual C++ redistributables

For using Visual C++ redistributables do I need Microsoft Visual Studio License is mandatory ? Because of various kind of applications are installing various type Visual C++ redistributables for their ...
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Contents of file different depending on running IDE “as administrator” or not?

In Windows 7, using Windows Explorer, I saved a backup copy of the file C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio\VC98\ATL\Include\ATLCOM.H by renaming it out of the way, and then I copied a new, ...
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Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime error when viewing JPEG files in Explorer

I am getting the following error each time I view JPG files in the windows explorer in Detailed view. It also appears when you open the properties of the file. I'm using Windows 8. Microsoft Visual C+...
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BSOD - Hollow file with actual size

I was working in VS 2012 on a cpp file when I got a BSOD. When the pc turned back on, I couldn't see the contents of the file again. These are the details: when I open the file I was working on from ...
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I am not able to install Visual c++ 2008 Express

I am not able to install Visual c++ 2008 Express. I have this message: "Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Express Edition with SP1 - ENU has encountered a problem during setup. Setup did not complete ...
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Error: Simba Hive ODBC connector requires Visual C++ 2010 runtimes

I'm trying to install Simba ODBC connector on Windows Server 2008 x64. After clicking on installation file, I get an error: Simba ODBC connector requires Visual C++ 2010 runtimes (64 bit). Please use ...
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Unistalled C++ Redistributables on Windows Vista

Windows Vista Service Pack2 32 bit I uninstalled C++ re-distrubutables (was not aware they are necessary for some applications to run) and I am facing error Cannot start application because the side-...
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Install VC Redist 2008 on Windows Server 2000

I recently set up a server with Windows Server 2000 (I know it´s old, but the hardware of the computer wouldn´t take more than that). Now I installed xampp which requires the VC redist package 2008. ...
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Separate commented blocks - Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Express

As MS Visual C++ users know, the program allows you to collapse comment blocks. But, unfortunately, it simply collapses ALL comments from the first one to the first non-commented text. For example, ...
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How to install omniORB on Windows?

I installed Python 2.7 and MinGW, added everything which is needed to PATH (g++ and python), and downloaded omniORB from http://sourceforge.net/projects/omniorb/files/omniORB/omniORB-4.1.6/omniORB-4.1....
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How Do I run Visual C++ 6 IDE on Windows Vista or higher?

Visual C++ 6 is crashing when opening a project or using the "open" file menu, how can I 'force' VC++6 to work under windows 7 without a Windows XP emulator / virtual machine / Windows XP Mode?
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Visual Studio Paired Editor Panes

Is there any way to make Visual Studio have "paired" editor panes, somewhat like XCode's Assistant Editor feature? More specifically, I'd like to replicate the XCode feature of having a .cpp file's .h ...
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How to Capture .mp4 using Osprey PCI-X 440 card

I am using Osprey PCI-X 440 card purchased from http://www.viewcast.com. Now i want to capture .mp4 file from live streaming using this device. can anyone please help me how can i achieve it? Thanks ...
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Poor SSD speed result on Windows 7 x64 after an update - only 10% of disk speed?

I recently installed Windows 7 x64 Professional and full package of software when I noticed that system became unresponsive. After debugging a while I noticed the disk read/write speed was dropped ...
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Adobe Flash CS5: Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Error

I installed Adobe Master Collection CS5.5 on my machine and whenever I run Flash I get this error. Following is the event log: I have tried: Upgrading Windows 7 to SP1 Deleting the Adobe ...
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Visual C++ 2010 Express - No C/C++ Folder showing up in Project Property Pages

I'm trying to set an Additional Include Directory in a Visual, which I understand usually exists in a 'C/C++' folder. When I go to a DLL project's folder, though, I don't see any C/C++ folders. I only ...
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Does Windows keep list of dependencies for installed programs and framework

I did a major cleanup on my Windows lately, removing old software which saw little use. Some of them may or may have not installed their own Visual C++ redistribution. I know removing the redists ...