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The msvcrt.dll file is a part of the "Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0" and is crucial for this application to work properly. It also contains program code that enables applications written in "Microsoft Visual C++" to run properly. The program code is basically string comparison tools and mathematic operations such as trigonometric operations. This is a very valuable file to programmers.
The most common occurring error messages caused by problems with msvcrt.dll:
• "Msvcrt.dll Not Found."
• "This application has failed to start because msvcrt.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem."
• "Cannot find [PATH]\msvcrt.dll."
• "The file msvcrt.dll is missing."
• "Cannot start [APPLICATION]. A required component is missing: msvcrt.dll. Please install [APPLICATION] again."
Errors related to msvcrt.dll can arise from many different situations. For instance a faulty application, deleted or moved file, malware or damaged registry.
Errors related to the msvcrt.dll file can possibly occur in all of the different versions of "Microsoft Windows" operating systems. The universal solution is to download and re-install a new copy of the msvcrt.dll file.
Comments made by users:
The problem here is actually not in the msvcrt.dll If you are running windows xp and have dwmapi.dll in your windows/system32 folder, delete it A.S.A.P and the error will go away