microsoft C++ how many do I need

  jerica 17:03 28 Mar 2015

Hi, just trying to clear some space on my machine and realised that there are a lot of Microsoft Visual C++ things in my program files. Do I need them all or just the latest? I know this is probably a daft question but we've all got to learn sometime, thanks.

  alanrwood 19:35 28 Mar 2015

I believe they are different versions which some earlier programs may need to run correctly.

  OCTCORE 00:03 29 Mar 2015

Yes leave on, Visual basic and other programs use them and they may not work, I think if you uninstall, windows will simply install again with an update.

  jerica 15:38 03 Apr 2015

OK,I will leave them alone, thanks.

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