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Post by Sandra29 on Wed 27 Sep 2017, 07:16

I followed install instructions but still got the Msvcp120.dll error or unable to start. After countless  searches I found the solution to my problem. Make sure your .net framework is upgraded 4.5 or higher and C++ aswell (I upgraded my from windows site). After I upgraded both my Sims 4 is working now.

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Re: Msvcp120.dll error or unable to start (solution founded for I5 processors)

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Mon 02 Oct 2017, 18:24

@Sandra29 wrote:I followed install instructions but still got the Msvcp120.dll error or unable to start. After countless  searches I found the solution to my problem. Make sure your .net framework is upgraded 4.5 or higher and C++ aswell (I upgraded my from windows site). After I upgraded both my Sims 4 is working now.


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Thanks for sharing the hint! I think though, that the C++ runtimes are part of the official Windows updates though? Not sure about the .NET framework. But usually it's a good idea to fetch all available Windows updates.

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Re: Msvcp120.dll error or unable to start (solution founded for I5 processors)

Post by Polarbear on Mon 02 Oct 2017, 18:57

I think running the 2 vcredist.exe's would have been sufficient.
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Post by ryanparrott01 on Sun 07 Jan 2018, 04:54

I installed both the .net framework and Microsoft C++ after reading this post, and still nothing. Is there something I'm missing?
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Re: Msvcp120.dll error or unable to start (solution founded for I5 processors)

Post by The_gh0stm4n on Sun 07 Jan 2018, 21:24

@ryanparrott01 wrote:I installed both the .net framework and Microsoft C++ after reading this post, and still nothing. Is there something I'm missing?

In (rare) cases it may be necessary that you try installing older C++ runtimes as well. See this here (with links on what you need to fetch):
http://games4theworld.bestgoo.com/t20398-the-procedure-entry-point-____-could-not-be-located-msvcp120-dll-is-missing

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