Sometimes the users of Windows are faced with various errors associated with the lack of any dll file and the error “file is missing vcomp120.dll” is not an exception. The average user has quite logical question of what to do when this error occurs? First you need to understand why this problem appears.
File vcomp120.dll is outside program, which produces this error, and if you are faced with the frightening inscription in the middle of the screen: “Error vcomp120.dll” – this means that the program failed to correctly download this .dll file, it is damaged or changed by another program. To facilitate the above situations can: unplanned computer shutdown, pirate apps, or shortcomings in the Windows registry, especially in its keys.
It is worth noting that the error appears during computer startup, when you try to open any program, or when using additional functions of the application.
How to fix the error?
- Download vcomp120.dll for Windows 10, 8, 7;
- Download and install Microsoft Visual C++ 2013.
To solve the problem in the first method, you will have to download vcomp120.dll and place it at the specified path: C\Windows\System32 if you have 32 bit system and C\Windows\SysWOW64 and also in C\Windows\System32 for x64 systems. After the operations, you must restart the computer or laptop and check for the error. If the problem persists, go to the second method.
If the first method have not helped you, or you are afraid to perform the above steps, then you can get rid of the problem using the second method. It is downloading the whole package of Visual Studio 2013. Download the program installer, following the instructions install the package and restart the PC.
- OS Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
- Bit 32/64bit
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