Invoking SQLPlus from Instant Client 12c Install Fails with MSVCR100.dll Error (Doc ID 1592345.1)

Last updated on APRIL 11, 2017

Applies to:

SQL*Plus - Version 12.1.0.1 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - OS Version: 7

Symptoms

Installed Instant Client Version 12.1.0.1.0 On Windows 7 64-bit.

When execute sqlplus, it fails with MSVCR100.dll error:

"The program can't start because MSVCR100.dll is missing from your computer.  Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem."

Cause

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