Error Code 0xc000007b ‘The application was unable to start correctly’ You got an error message that says this and now you’re looking for a solution that will help you to get rid of this big error.
I think you have tried many solutions and after getting almost no result with those, you are looking for help. well, don’t worry I will help you to fix that error code (0xc000007b) with some simple solutions.
You may get this error after upgrading from windows 7 to windows 10 or from any version of windows. This error occurs while you try to open any Game/Application software. Without wasting time try the solutions we have given below.
To Fix 0xc000007b ‘The application was unable to start correctly’ error, I’m going to show you the 6 easy ways.
6 Easy Solutions to Fix (0xc000007b) Error:
Before trying these 6 solutions, you can try to Restart your computer and try to run that application as an Administrator.
1) Update Windows Version:
Sometimes, due to the old version of Windows 10, this error may occur. So we will ensure that we have our windows 10 updated.
- Go to Settings
- Click On Update & Security
So, this may help you because updating your windows version will repair the corrupt files and easily start the application.
2) Run chkdsk command to repair drives:
By running the chkdsk command we will check and repair C Drive. you can also repair another drive-by replacing letter c with that drive’s letter.
- Right-click on Start Menu Button
- Open Command Prompt (admin)
- Now enter ” chkdsk c: /f /r ” this command and press enter.
Running a check disc command is helpful and works on most of the cases. So try it and see if the problem is solved or not.
3) Re-Install Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Packages:
The error code 0xc000007b may occur due to corrupted files of Visual C++ Redistributable Packages. So make sure you installed the latest version of it.
Download it from Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Packages and install.
This solution may help you to get out of that situation. If not, let us try some other solutions to fix it.
4) Update Graphics drivers of Computer:
So, we will now head to update the graphics drivers of our PC.
- Go to This PC
- Go to Properties
- Click on Device Manager
- Right-Click on Your Display Adapters
- Update Driver Software
Updating graphics drivers will help us to get rid of this error. This solution will help you if your graphics drivers are not updated and if they are on the old version.
See if this error is solved or not. Otherwise, I’m ready to take you to the next solution.
5) Re-Install the Application:
In most of the cases, re-installing the application helps to solve this problem. So this will be too helpful to solve this error.
If you still find yourself in the trouble of that error, don’t worry I’m gonna introduce another way to fix that error and with this solution, you will be able to solve that error easily.
6) Download & Extract this RAR File:
Now download the Correction Error (0xc000007b).RAR file from here and follow the steps to fix the problem.
Download: Correction File
- Download the file from any link given above.
- Right-Click on it & Extract.
- Now Correction Error (0xc000007b) folder.
- Copy all files and paste them into the Application Folder.
Note* Paste all copied files into the folder of application which is showing you that error while opening it.
You can see the video below to understand this solution easily.
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