How to fix error 0xc000007b – in Windows 10, 8 and 7

It has happened to many of us that we want to play a game in Windows but, at the time of starting, a message appears, which tells us that The application could not be started correctly (0xc000007b). Click OK to close it

What does this mean? Well, it means that there is an incompatibility in the Visual Studio libraries, due to a discrepancy between the 32 and 64 bit modules.

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How can I fix error 0xc000007b?

Believe it or not, it is quite easy to solve... I wish everything in this life was so easy!

  1. We are going to go to C:\Windows\System, we will look for the files MSVCR100.dll y MSVCP100.dll and we remove them.
  2. Then we headed to C: WindowsSystem32, we look for these files and if they reappear, we delete them again.
  3. Next, we open the folder of the game or application that gives us an error.
  4. We enter the folder where the files are located DLL, Select MSVCR100.dll y MSVCP100.dll and we remove them. To fix the error, we will download and install the Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable Package (x86), which contains the Visual Studio 2010 libraries.
  5. We restart PC and we can now open the game or application without any problem.

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