Windows 10: Microsoft visual c++ 2015 error when running steam games

  1.    23 Mar 2017 #1

    Microsoft visual c++ 2015 error when running steam games


    When i launch a steam game that needs to install visual c++ i get this errorClick image for larger version. 

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    If i hit ok i get this errorClick image for larger version. 

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    Ive gone through my program list and uninstalled all of the microsoft visual C++ programs listed, and reinstalled them but i still get the error.
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    Windows 10 Pro X64
       23 Mar 2017 #2

    Try the validate files fix in Steam as shown here

    Verify Integrity of Game Files - How To's - Knowledge Base - Steam Support
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