Msvcp120.dll file is part of Microsoft C Runtime Library. The library is a part of Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 program. It is developed by Microsoft Corporation. Some applications and games need the file. It contains files and functions which help the Windows application to perform and run optimally. If the file is missing, there will be error message whenever you start the game or application. Various kinds of error messages will appear which are related to msvcp120.dll. The recommended solution should be followed to fix the issue. The troubleshooting should be done in a systematic way so that there will not be any issues.
Various kinds of error messages
There are various kinds of error messages associated with msvcp120.dll. These error messages are displayed below:
- dll Not Found
- dll Missing
- This application has failed to start because Msvcp120.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may not fix this problem.
- dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem.
Fixing the error message
There will be many occasions the error message will appear when an old program is uninstalled and a new program is installed on top of it. There will be registry pile-ups and error messages as well. Malicious software such as a virus, spyware and malware are also the culprits of the issue.
When you try to launch an application, the system refuses to launch the program. It will report Msvcp120.dll error. You will also get information that your computer is not set in redistributable package Microsoft Visual C++. There are some set of Dll files which are created and distributed by Microsoft freely. You will be able to run widest range of games when you install a complete set of files.
To fix the error message, you should download the file and copy the file into the appropriate directory. The msvcr120.dll error message will appear when the system is misconfigured. Registry error will be created in this process. You can notice some changes in the performance of the system when the msvcr120.dll error arises.
The issue may arise in various operating systems such as Windows NT, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 98 and Windows 95. In case of Windows, the file will be copied into System folder. It should be copied into System 32 folder when you are using Windows NT/2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7. If you are using 64-bit version of Windows, the file should be copied into in C:\windows\SysWow64\ folder. The computer should be rebooted after copying the necessary file.
Using an automated tool, the repair or restoration of Msvcp120.dll file will take place. A high-quality tool should be used in this direction. You should want to download and install the software. As you run the software, the complete operation will be performed and your issues will be resolved.
If you face Msvcp120.dll error in your computer, you should restart the computer. In some cases, the system will work perfectly. Thus, you can resolve the issue completely.