At the moment, there are countless errors with dll components, and now we will analyze one of them. If you are concerned about the appearance of a frightening sign on the screen of your monitor “missing api-ms-win-core-file-l1-2-1.dll” – no need to be afraid, your computer is not broken, it just needs a missing file or library completely.
The reasons for this problem are very diverse: some program or game has made changes to the file, a variety of errors with the registry, operating system, etc.You can also watch this window with an error after an unplanned shutdown (for example, when the laptop battery is down, you accidentally pulled the power cord of the computer from the socket, there were problems with the power supply).
How to fix:
Download api-ms-win-core-file-l1-2-1.dll for Windows 7/8/10, manually
To install the full package Microsoft Visual C++ 2015.
The first way to fix the error is to download only one required file. You need to download api-ms-win-core-file-l1-2-1.dll and then place it to the System32 folder (C:/Windows/System32) if you are the owner of the 32-bit systems and SysWOW64 (C:/Windows/SysWOW64) to System32 (C:/Windows/System32) in that case, if you have a 64-bit system.
The second method is to download the program installer Microsoft C++ Visual Studio 2015, install it on your computer. This method is suitable for those who have the first method was not successful, or those who are afraid to carry out any internal operations on their own.
- OS Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
- Bit 32/64bit
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