Have you ever come across the error MSVCP71.dll or MSVCR71.dll missing while trying to run any application in Windows 7? These two are the Microsoft C runtime library files and it looks as if Microsoft have forgot to place them. To get rid of these error messages we need to download these files and install them.
After downloading we need to install these files. The below given steps can be followed to install these files.
Step 1: Select my computer.
Step 2: Select the drive where your OS is preset.
Step 3: Go the Windows directory in that and then select System32 folder if you are using 32 Bit OS or select the folder System64 if you are using 64 Bit OS.
Step 4: Copy the downloaded files to the folder which you opened in the previous step.
You can download the files from here: Download Msvcp71.dll And Msvcr71.dll
That’s all now the files have been installed and you wont be getting the error any more.