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when i try to install visual studio 2010 on windows 7 ultimate
give me this error
A newer version of Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable has been detected on the machine.
should i remove it.or what should i do?
Posted 29-Aug-12 9:30am
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Wes Aday 29-Aug-12 14:34pm
   
I would probably leave it. YMMV

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I would suggest keeping the newer file, unless you have a reason to believe it has been compromised.
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Member 8699156 29-Aug-12 14:59pm
   
i can not understand you do you mean to install visual studio 2012
Marcus Kramer 29-Aug-12 15:17pm
   
Where did you get anything about Studio 2012 out of this? You are talking about installing 2010. The message you are getting is that the C++ 2010 redistributable file on your system is newer than the one your 2010 installer is trying to install. Just keep the newer file and continue. I believe that option exists in the installer.
Member 8699156 29-Aug-12 15:00pm
   
this file is .exe
Marcus Kramer 29-Aug-12 15:17pm
   
What file is an .exe?

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