When trying to open some app or game, you get error vcruntime140_1.dll. The most commonly occurring error messages are:

"The program can't start because vcruntime140_1.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem."

"The code execution cannot proceed because vcruntime140_1.dll was not found. Reinstalling the program may fix this problem."


How to do: 

Fix Error VCRUNTIME140_1.DLL Missing


As below is two ways help you to fix error VCRUNTIME140_1.dll:

Solution 1:

Step 1: Please try to download and install the x86 and x64 versions of the multi-installer Visual C++ 2015, 2017 and 2019 Redistributables. 




Only download & install x86 & x64

Step 2: Restart your PC after the installation. Note: Don't install the ARM64 

Solution 2: 

If solution 1 can't help you fix this problem, please try to solution as below:

Please copy the VCRUNTIME140_1.dll file from another computer without the same error as you. Then paste it into the folder containing the VCRUNTIME140_1.dll file on your computer.
If possible, you can find a computer: installed and run the programs that you have installed on your computer but the error is reported. That is the best.

You can find the VCRUNTIME140_1.dll at here on Windows: C:\Windows\System32




With two solution, i sure that you can fix error "The program can't start because vcruntime140_1.dll missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix the problem".
If have any question, please comment as below. Thank you.