Despite everything MSVCR100.dll still missing

Jakub Feik 1 Reputation point

When isntalling files, mostly including but not limited to cracks, i get the error that MSVCR100.dll is missing. This is the error i am getting, it is always the same.


Things i tried:

  1. Uninstalling all C++ Redistributables and reinstalling them using
  2. Disabling antivirus (ESET) and adding the file to exclusions.
  3. Doing sfc /scannow
  4. Uninstalling C++ Redistributables, Doing the disk clean up, Cleaning the registry using, Installing the redists using
  5. Doing number 4. in safe mode
  6. Uninstalling all the redists using Windows Troubleshooter, and install them back using
  7. Doing number 6. in safe mode

Despite everythhing the error still occurs. Thank you for any help.

If needed, these are the C++ Redistributables currently installed:

A high-level, general-purpose programming language, created as an extension of the C programming language, that has object-oriented, generic, and functional features in addition to facilities for low-level memory manipulation.
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  1. Jeanine Zhang-MSFT 5,241 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor


    MSVCR100.dll = Visual C++ 2010 Runtime

    I suggest you could try to download the followings:

    32 bit:

    64 bit:

    If issue still persists, I suggest you to run SFC scan. System File Checker is a utility in Windows that allows users to scan for corruptions in Windows system files and restore corrupted files. For more details I suggest you could refer to the ink:

    Best Regards,


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  2. mahmou6 1 Reputation point
  3. Michel LeSieur 1 Reputation point

    You may need to download "Microsoft Build Tools 2015" as well.

    This is what fixed my problem.

    Link >>