Program won't run on Windows - "Application failed to start...

Created by Steven Sproat on on 2009-11-11
windows load error
Last updated by:
Steven Sproat on on 2009-12-01

An error dialog appears,
"Application failed to start because the application configuration is incorrect.Reinstalling the application may fix the problem."

Reinstalling does NOT fix the problem. The solution is:

download the C++ Runtime (4.0 MB) at:

- 64 bit version if you have Windows 64, 4.7MB:

Program now loads.