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When running the Microsoft Application Virtualization 4.6 Desktop Client (App-V 4.6) by running SETUP.MSI, you may receive the following error:
This error can occur if the proper versions of the Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 and 2008 redistributables are not present. Setup requires the following redistributables:
Running SETUP.EXE rather than SETUP.MSI will automatically extract and install these packages. See How to Install the App-V Client by Using Setup.exe (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee956911.aspx) for more information.
Running setup via SETUP.EXE is the preferred method to install the App-V client. To install the client using only MSIs use the following steps:
The App-V client setup requires VC++ 2005 Redistributable version 8.0.59193 and VC++ 2008 Redistributable version 9.0.30729.4148 before setup will proceed. These packages need to be installed in addition to KBs 2467174 and 2467175 to satisfy the requirements of the Side-by-Side manifest. The order of installation of the packages does not matter.
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Article ID: 2561717 - Last Review: June 9, 2011 - Revision: 2.0