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System Error: “api-ms-win-crt-runtime-|1-1-0.dll is missing”

Depending on the operating system you have, you might experience this issue:

This is an issue related to the operating system. It’s usually related to a Windows update or a missing library. Follow the instructions below, which will resolve this issue most of the time.

Update Windows.

Make sure to run all critical/important Windows updates. Once the updates are installed, restart your computer and try to install the app again.

Install/repair Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015.

  • Go to Control Panel -> Programs and Features.
  • Look for “C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015.”
  • Right-click on it and select “Repair.”

Note: If it isn’t installed already, you can install it using this link.

If the repair doesn't work, uninstall and reinstall Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015.

  • Go to Control Panel -> Programs and Features.
  • Look for “C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015.”
  • Right-click on it and select “Uninstall.”
  • Restart your computer.
  • Check for any registry issues. (Something like CCleaner can help you with this.)
  • Install Visual C++ 2015, both 64-bit and 32-bit, using this link.
  • Restart the computer again.
  • Check for any Windows updates.
  • Try installing the Time Doctor app again.

You can also refer to these useful articles related to this issue:

  1. https://www.threesl.com/blog/fixi-api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0-dll-missing-error-install/
  2. https://www.microsoft.com/en-pk/download/details.aspx?id=48145
  3. https://ugetfix.com/ask/how-to-fix-0x80240017-error