How to fix MSVCP140.dll and VCRUNTIME140.dll error in FAR CRY 5

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Next, you will learn how to repair MSVCP140.dll and VCRUNTIME140.dll error in FAR CRY 5, an error that makes it impossible to start the game, but can be fixed very easily.

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Far Cry 5 is one of the best video games of recent years. Published by Ubisoft, the fifth installment of the Far Cry saga has been well received by players. Even so, like any other computer program, it is not free from errors or failures.


The Far Cry 5 video game, like many other programs, often has problems when a DLL is missing. In the case of Far Cry, the most common is that yes verify mistakes when MSVCP140.dll and VCRUNTIME140.dll are missing. That said, we have prepared the following guide to fix this annoying error. In turn, it wouldn't hurt to know which DLL files are used by the programs on your PC.


How to fix MSVCP140.dll and VCRUNTIME140.dll error in FAR CRY 5

The files MSVCP140.dll and VCRUNTIME140.dll are very important libraries for the operation of many programs. In fact, on certain occasions they are del all necessary to make an application work.

That's why when some of these files are missing, important errors appear on the screen that prevent them from working properly. For this reason the MSVCP140.dll and VCRUNTIME140.dll error in FAR CRY 5 is something that needs to be fixed in order to play.

It is important to note that this error is not exclusive to Far Cry 5, in fact, other applications such as Skype, Hitman 2 and many other programs malfunction due to missing MSVCP140.dll and VCRUNTIME140.dll files.

Fortunately, fixing the missing files and fixing the error is a very simple thing that can be done in just a few steps. That said, we have prepared this tutorial to solve this annoying problem.



Install / reinstall Visual C ++

Undoubtedly, the first thing to do to solve the problem of missing or deleted DLLs is to install the necessary programs. In this case, both the MSVCP140.dll and VCRUNTIME140.dll files are part of Visual C ++.

Microsoft Visual C ++ includes a set of essential libraries for the correct functioning of many applications. The software is classified as a development environment, but it also integrates the necessary files for the system. In fact, many Windows apps use Visual C ++ libraries, so you need to have them.

Far Cry 5 is one of those programs that require MSVCP140.dll and VCRUNTIME140.dll, in other words, require Visual C ++. That said, it's best to install the program, which you can do by accessing the Microsoft Visual C ++ download.

Once on the Microsoft site, you will need to download the appropriate Visual C ++ version for your operating system. For this reason you need to know if your system is 32 or 64 bit. Once you know this information, download the software version required for your system and install it. It is recommended that you download Visual C ++ 2015, which is the version present in most programs.

After installing Visual C ++, run FAR CRY 5 or any program that comes with it errors with MSVCP140.dll and VCRUNTIME140.dll. Most likely, the above method solves the above error. If not, please read the following.


Download the specific DLLs

While not highly recommended for these file types, if you are still having problems with MSVCP140.dll and VCRUNTIME140.dll error in FAR CRY 5, try to download the dlls.

If you want to try to download each file manually, we recommend using the DLL-Files website. Here, search for both MSVCP140 and VCRUNTIME140 files and download them, but be careful downloading the ones appropriate for your system.


After downloading the DLLs, unzip the file in Zip format and paste the contents into the System32 / SysWOW64 folder (depending on your operating system). On the other hand, you can also paste the files into the Far Cry 5 executable folder.

In case that doesn't work, try installing Visual C ++ 2015 or other versions again until you find the solution.


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