Missing file MSVCP140.dll

Barbara Dobson 21 Reputation points

Have installed SIMS4 deluxe game but cannot play because it comes up with this message "file missing reinstalling program may help".
Did this but has not solved problem. Using windows 10 can anyone please tell me how I can install this file and from where.

Windows 10
Windows 10
A Microsoft operating system that runs on personal computers and tablets.
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  1. Sean Liming 4,496 Reputation points

    MSVCP140.dll is part of the Visual C++ Run time 2015. Download and install the run time to see if that solves the problem.

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  1. Andreas Baumgarten 77,641 Reputation points MVP

    Hi @Barbara Dobson ,

    maybe this is helpful:


    (If the reply was helpful please don't forget to upvote and/or accept as answer, thank you)

    Andreas Baumgarten