How to Fix Microsoft Visual C Runtime Library Error

By Matthew Fortuna

One of the many errors that can plague your progress on your computer, Microsoft Visual C Runtime Library Error can force you to lose your data or miss an essential website. Frustrating indeed, this error can be remedied with a few internal changes in minutes.

Step 1

Click the "Start" tab on the lower left hand corner of your desktop.

Step 2

Click on the "Search" bar in your "Start" menu and type "MISCONFIG" into the highlighted search bar.

Step 3

Press "Enter" and a list will be populated with the System Configuration Utility.

Step 4

Select the "Services" option by clicking it in the System Configuration Utility, and click "Hide All Mocrosoft Services."

Step 5

Select the "Startup" tab on the same menu, and click "Disable All," followed by "OK."

Step 6

Turn the computer off, and turn it back on again to test whether the fix has worked.