You have decided to spend the evening with your favorite game, but instead of it a window with the error “missing file api-ms-win-crt-heap-l1-1-0.dll” displayed. Okay, the situation is remedied. The cause of the problem is that the app doesn’t found the library api-ms-win-crt-heap-l1-1-0.dll owing to what is unable to start. Problems arise if any third party software will delete the dll or change it for their own purposes. This often happens when you install cracked games downloaded from torrents. They would have to change dynamic libraries to circumvent the protection. Pirated apps often delete system files. If api-ms-win-crt-heap-l1-1-0.dll was modified, the protection system will certainly perceive it as a threat and delete or move to quarantine. If the error window reports problems with access to the file, then try to place it in the trusted file list. Find api-ms-win-crt-heap-l1-1-0.dll in quarantine. If he’s there, you can return it to the place, adding to the exceptions list of the antivirus program. File missing?
Then to fix the bug:
- Download and install the latest Windows updates
- Install Microsoft Visual C++ 2015
- Download api-ms-win-crt-heap-l1-1-0.dll
Are you sure that you have a licensed version of Windows? Then use the automatic update system. When the update will download the latest version of the file api-ms-win-crt-heap-l1-1-0.dll. If the error persists, you should install the Microsoft Visual C++. It contains the library and many other dll files.
The error still appears? So the problem file is needed to be downloaded manually. api-ms-win-crt-heap-l1-1-0.dll library you can download for Windows 7/8/10 from here. Put it in the folder C:\Windows\SysWOW64 if you have a 64-bit system, or in C:\Windows\System32 for 32-bit. Register the file and it will work.
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