Is Visual C++ Redistributable free to use in enterprises?

Halyna Hapii 40 Reputation points
2023-05-23T09:35:14.82+00:00

Hello Team,

Do I understand correctly that Visual C++ is not free to use in enterprises?

It is a part of Visual Studio.

And Community editions are not allowed in a corporate environment.
Or if we have purchased paid versions (Visual Studio Enterprise/Pro, then this component can be installed separately for free?

Thank you.

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  1. Anna Xiu-MSFT 27,811 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
    2023-05-23T13:19:31.01+00:00

    Hi @Halyna Hapii

    Welcome to Microsoft Q&A! 

    Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable is free to use.

    You can individually download and install it from the page

    Sincerely,

    Anna


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