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Fix: The Program can’t Start because MSVCP100.dll is Missing

Fix: The Program can’t Start because MSVCP100.dll is Missing from your Computer

The Program can’t Start because MSVCP100.dll is Missing from your Computer. This error occurs when we you are running a program/application that requires Visual C++ installed.

MSVCP100.dll is Missing error

First of all, some programs install the Visual C++ redistributable package beside the main application. So, uninstalling and reinstalling the application some times fixes the issue.

If reinstalling the application does not solve the problem. You have to manually install Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable package. This redistibutable package installs the required binaries and DLL files.

Here is the complete list of Microsoft Visual C++ redistributable packages form 2005 to the newest 2017 with their direct download links. You can start by installing the 2005 version, if it does not fix the issue, then install the 2008 version and so on.

Package NameDownload Link
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2017 (64 Bit)https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=746572
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2017 (32 Bit)https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=746571
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2015 (64 Bit)https://download.microsoft.com/download/9/3/F/93FCF1E7-E6A4-478B-96E7-D4B285925B00/vc_redist.x64.exe
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2015 (32 Bit)https://download.microsoft.com/download/9/3/F/93FCF1E7-E6A4-478B-96E7-D4B285925B00/vc_redist.x86.exe
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2013 (64 Bit)http://download.microsoft.com/download/2/E/6/2E61CFA4-993B-4DD4-91DA-3737CD5CD6E3/vcredist_x64.exe
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2013 (32 Bit)http://download.microsoft.com/download/2/E/6/2E61CFA4-993B-4DD4-91DA-3737CD5CD6E3/vcredist_x86.exe
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2012 (64 Bit)http://download.microsoft.com/download/1/6/B/16B06F60-3B20-4FF2-B699-5E9B7962F9AE/VSU3/vcredist_x64.exe
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2012 (32 Bit)http://download.microsoft.com/download/1/6/B/16B06F60-3B20-4FF2-B699-5E9B7962F9AE/VSU3/vcredist_x86.exe
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2010 (64 Bit)http://download.microsoft.com/download/3/2/2/3224B87F-CFA0-4E70-BDA3-3DE650EFEBA5/vcredist_x64.exe
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2010 (32 Bit)http://download.microsoft.com/download/5/B/C/5BC5DBB3-652D-4DCE-B14A-475AB85EEF6E/vcredist_x86.exe
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2008 (64 Bit)http://download.microsoft.com/download/d/2/4/d242c3fb-da5a-4542-ad66-f9661d0a8d19/vcredist_x64.exe
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2008 (32Bit)http://download.microsoft.com/download/1/1/1/1116b75a-9ec3-481a-a3c8-1777b5381140/vcredist_x86.exe
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2005 (64 Bit)http://download.microsoft.com/download/9/1/4/914851c6-9141-443b-bdb4-8bad3a57bea9/vcredist_x64.exe
MS Visual C++ Redistributable 2005 (32 Bit)http://download.microsoft.com/download/d/3/4/d342efa6-3266-4157-a2ec-5174867be706/vcredist_x86.exe

 

Finally, If you want to learn more about Microsoft Visual c++, you can check this wiki article.

facebook full site on android

Open Facebook Full Site on Android Device

Open Facebook Full Site on Android Device

Opening Facebook Full site is a bit tricky in android devices. Here i will give two methods of doing that.

Method 1  (Using Direct Link):

This method uses the Facebook URL link to open the full/desktop version of the site.

First of all, Launch the browser/chrome in your android device and open www.facebook.com, it will open the mobile version of the site. Login to your account.
Now open a new Tab/Window and type “http://www.facebook.com/home.php” in your browser.
It will open the full desktop version of Facebook. Enjoy!

Method 2 ( Browser Settings):

Some browsers in android have this option to enable the desktop version of the site.

For example, Chrome in android has a builtin option to view the desktop version of the page.

To enable this option, Open the Chrome, then select the “Menu” button located at the upper-right corner, then choose “Request Desktop Site”.

Chrome Request Desktop site

Finally, If you want to switch back to the mobile version, you can go the Chrome menu again and un-tick the “Request Desktop Site”.

Scanpst location

ScanPST Location in Outlook

ScanPST Location in Outlook

The ScanPST Location for each Outlook versions are as follows:

Outlook VersionScanPST.exe Location
Outlook 97/98C:\Program Files\Common Files\Windows Messaging\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2000C:\Program Files\Common Files\System\MAPI\<locale ID>\NT\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2002/XPC:\Program Files\Common Files\System\MAPI\<locale ID>\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2003 (32 Bit)C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\System\MSMAPI\<locale ID>\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2003 (64 Bit)C:\Program Files\Common Files\System\MSMAPI\<locale ID>\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2007 (32 Bit)C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office12\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2007 (64 Bit)C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2010 (32 Bit)C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office14\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2010 (64 bit)C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office14\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2013 (32 Bit)C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Office15\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2013 (64 Bit)C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office15\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2016 (32 Bit)C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\root\Office16\scanpst.exe
Outlook 2016 (64 Bit)C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\root\Office16\scanpst.exe

 

This example shows ScanPST location in Outlook 2010, 32 bit version.
Scanpst location

After opening the Scanpst tool, click browse and open the the PST file and then click the Start button to start the repair process.