1.    23 Mar 2017 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2016
    Posts : 2
    Windows 10

    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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  2.    23 Mar 2017 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 10,778
    Windows 10 Pro X64

    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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