Wireshark code execution problems can happen to newbies and also the senior users of Wireshark where Wireshark won’t start whenever you try to start wireshark.exe in that case you will see a message pop-up the code execution cannot proceed because msvcp140.dll was not found wireshark this can expand to more error messages also like The program can’t start because libwireshark.dll or Can not run program, api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll these are the most common problems and errors after you freshly installed Wireshark on windows to fix these errors the solution is really simple
how to fix the code execution cannot proceed
To fix these annoying error messages which are linked to Microsoft Visual C++ you need to make sure all windows updates are installed and you are choosing the right version of Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable for your current Windows OS like if you are using a 64bit operating system then always chose 64bit version of Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable but if you at arm or 32bit system then chose the arm or 32bit versions of Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable from downloads most common PC and devices are running 64bit operating system these days so we will assume that you are using a 64bit system to get started to fix Wireshark the code execution problem in windows os now .
- you need to vist Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Latest Supported Downloads Page Here
- now scrool down and you will see the 3 options to download the appropriate version according to your OS
- Now download the correct Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable version and install then restart your pc
- All the VCC related problems like msvcp140.dll libwireshark.dll should be fixed