VERIFIED SOLUTION i

Error "missing MSVCP100.dll or MSVCRxxx.dll" installing MapInfo Professional 11.x

Products Affected:  MapInfo Professional
 

Issue

When running MI Pro 11.x installation an error regarding missing MSVCP100.dll (or similar error's involving similar .dll's) is generated.

Cause

When running MI Pro 11.x installation an error regarding missing MSVCP100.dll (or similar error's involving similar .dll's) is generated.

Resolution

UPDATED: December 3, 2019
Navigate to
http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30679

and click on DOWNLOAD.

At the next screen download the 32-bit (x86) version, called VSU3\vcredist_x86.exe

Once downloaded, right-click on the executable and choose the option to 'Run as Administrator' to install the C++ libraries needed by MapInfo Professional.