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Fix: Icarus Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library error

If you are experiencing crashes on launch, with the error message "Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library", follow the steps below.

To fix the "Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library" error in Icarus, just uninstall all Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributables on your PC and reinstall them.

  • On Windows 10, go to Windows Settings > Apps > Apps & features
  • Scrolls down and find Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributables
  • Uninstall all of the Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributables (2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2019)
  • Go to this website: https://www.techpowerup.com/download/visual-c-redistributable-runtime-package-all-in-one/
  • Download the "Visual C++ Redistributable Runtimes All-in-One"
  • Unzip the file.
  • Open the folder and rightclick on install_all.bat
  • Select Run as administrator, as below.
Visual C++ Redistributable Runtimes All-in-One

Just wait and let the script install them all on PC in order. Restart your PC when the installation is complete.