Microsoft.VC90.CRT version="9.0.30729.6161" Download


  • Does anybody know where i can download the specific version of this file  Microsoft.VC90.CRT version="9.0.30729.6161". i want to run an application and it fails with

    Activation context generation failed for "". Dependent Assembly Microsoft.VC90.CRT,processorArchitecture="amd64",publicKeyToken="1fc8b3b9a1e18e3b",type="win32",version="9.0.30729.6161" could not be found. Please use sxstrace.exe for detailed diagnosis.

    I have installed other version of the vcredist_x86 but it wount work.

    I found a PC with the right version and it works, but no one knows the vcredist_x86 file that contains this version.


    Friday, March 02, 2012 6:37 PM


  • Hi AguAbia,

    Welcome to the MSDN forum.

    VC90 means VC++ 2008 edition. And for the specific package download, please refer to systemx's link.

    Best regards,

    Barry Wang [MSFT]
    MSDN Community Support | Feedback to us

    • Marked as answer by AguAbia Monday, March 05, 2012 11:01 AM
    Monday, March 05, 2012 9:45 AM

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