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The application failed to initialize properly (0xc000007b)

Created 9 months ago  Updated 4 months ago

When attempting to start the game player receives the error message: "Launcher.exe – Application Error The application failed to initialize properly (0xc000007b). Click OK to terminate."

The problem is related to components of Microsoft Visual C++ packets being broken or missing entirely. In such cases it is recommended that you uninstall all the versions of the packet (Visual C++ 2005, Visual C++ 2008, Visual C++ 2010) and then reinstall them. The files needed for the installation of these products can be downloaded from the websites listed below. When running a 32-bit version of Windows please be sure to install only 32-bit versions of the programs below.

Both the 32-bit and the 64-bit versions of the programs below will work on 64-bit versions of Windows.

32-bit versions

Microsoft Visual C++ 2005

Microsoft Visual C++ 2008

Microsoft Visual C++ 2010

64-bit versions

Microsoft Visual C++ 2005

Microsoft Visual C++ 2008

Microsoft Visual C++ 2010


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