vcomp140.dll

Overview

Download vcomp140.dll file for free for the Windows platform. This DLL is produced by Microsoft Corporation. There are currently 9 versions available and the latest version is v14.25.28508.3.

If a program or game requires vcomp140.dll, then Windows will check for the .dll file before launching the program. If any issue is detected, it will display an error and the program won't launch. A few examples of the errors are:

  • This application failed to start because vcomp140.dll was not found.
  • The program can't start because vcomp140.dll is missing from your computer.
  • There was a problem starting vcomp140.dll. The specified module could not be found.
  • The file 'vcomp140.dll' could not be loaded or is corrupt. Setup cannot continue.
  • The code execution cannot proceed because vcomp140.dll was not found. Reinstalling the program may fix this problem.
  • vcomp140.dll is either not designed to run on Windows or it contains an error. Try installing the program again using the original installation media or contact your system administrator or the software vender for support.

These errors are displayed when this DLL file is missing from your PC, has issues, or that it is corrupted. In such cases, the solution is to reinstall the DLL file on your computer or place it in the program or game that requires it.

Download

Version
Arch
Producer
SHA-1
Size
14.25.28508.3
32-bit
Microsoft Corporation
eda3a7cd19d4bb362be37ec06290c1309962d4d4
75.49 KB
14.25.28508.3
64-bit
Microsoft Corporation
4fee261457681c7002c30277d1cb5f5dfa4b7422
80.23 KB
14.24.28127.4
64-bit
Microsoft Corporation
ee1e3ded6d4e9a14a3a2668f8804e3b2bf591c6c
80.27 KB
14.16.27012.6
32-bit
Microsoft Corporation
a974f846ecca44057377f2128eb19341433e6ad4
73.16 KB
14.0.24210.0
64-bit
Microsoft Corporation
266537394a717e94cf22863b2f42d44ecb799c1d
92.67 KB
14.0.23918.0
32-bit
Microsoft Corporation
07df6b368e17e9bf05aa5f95b25a925aafab4696
85.96 KB
14.0.23918.0
64-bit
Microsoft Corporation
050a40dcc923efc21b56e041caf0ba68fcaf011d
93.21 KB
14.0.22816.0
64-bit
Microsoft Corporation
f4abf62cbd85e21516c85bf198f80362f0832024
95.68 KB
14.0.22816.0
32-bit
Microsoft Corporation
c4bfa41963830e4e58ddd219c10a3f41da7940c4
88.42 KB

How to Fix vcomp140.dll Errors on Windows?

There are various ways in which you could fix errors for vcomp140.dll. Here are a couple of solutions:

  • Download vcomp140.dll from this page and re-install it on your computer.
  • Download and place the vcomp140.dll file in the folder of the program or game that requires it.
  • Ensure that the application is up-to-date. If not, then download and install the latest update.
  • Re-install the application or game.
  • Update Windows to the latest available version as well as any drivers required by the program.

How to Install vcomp140.dll on my computer?

There are two ways in which you can install this DLL file on your computer. You can either copy the file to the installation folder of the application that requires the DLL or register it using Microsoft REGSVR. Here are the instructions for both the methods:

Method 1: Copy vcomp140.dll to the application's installation directory

  1. Quit the application or game that is showing the .dll error.
  2. Download the DLL file from the Downloads section of this page. It will be downloaded as a zip file.
  3. Extract the contents of the zip file to any location on your computer.
  4. Once extracted, you will find the vcomp140.dll file in it. Copy this file and to the installation directory of the program or game that requires it.
  5. Now launch the application to check if the issue is resolved.

Method 2: Register vcomp140.dll using Microsoft REGSVR

REGSVR is a command-line utility for Windows that can be used to register and unregister DLL files. We'll use this to register the DLL file downloaded from this page.

  1. Quit the application or game that is showing the .dll error.
  2. Download the DLL file from this page. It will be downloaded as a zip file.
  3. Extract the contents of the zip file to any location on your computer.
  4. Once extracted, you will find the vcomp140.dll file in it. Copy this file to your system directory. The location of the system directory depends on the DLL architecture and your OS:
    • If your Windows is 64-bit, then the 64-bit DLL files should be copied to the C:\Windows\System32\ directory and the 32-bit DLL files should be copied to the C:\Windows\SysWOW64\ folder.
    • On Windows 32-bit, the file should be copied to the C:\Windows\System32\ folder.
  5. Now search for Command Prompt, right-click on it and select Run as administrator.
  6. Type the following command and press Enter: regsvr32 vcomp140.dll
    • If registering 32-bit DLL on a 64-bit Windows, then enter the following command instead: regsvr32 c:\windows\syswow64\vcomp140.dll
  7. Restart your computer and open the application or game to check if the problem is fixed.