VCRUNTIME140_1.dll not found. Office error message

The following error message may appear when you open your individual Office applications after successfully installing your Office package:


Info: It is also possible that no error message appears, but the individual applications cannot be opened.

This error message appears if the file or the tool Microsoft Visual C++ is missing or not up to date.

The following instructions will help you to correct the error message and to use your Office programmes to the full.

Step 1

The following updates are the latest supported Visual C++ Redistributable. Download and install the update required for your computer. You can then restart your computer.

Here you can find out which bit system your computer has.


Step 2

Click on the Start/Windows icon at the bottom left of your screen.




Step 3

Then click on the Download tab/folder.




Step 4

Download the file that is suitable for your PC and execute it with a double click.




Step 5

Agree to the terms of the licence agreement and then click Install.




Step 6

Click Yes to allow changes to be made to your device. This step is necessary so that the file or the update can finally be installed.




Step 7

The file will now be downloaded or updated. Please be patient here.




Step 8

Now restart your machine.


Now you can use your Office applications.
Have fun with your product!

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