ANSYS Workbench - MSVCR71.dll Not Found

When starting ANSYS Workbench 11 SP1 on a new Windows XP 64-bit platform the following error is displayed:

"This application failed to start because MSVCR71.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix the problem."

In a Command Prompt window change to the folder C:program filesansys incv110AISOLCommonFilesMiscAWPNC (or to your installation folder if you did not use the default) and issue the following two commands:


After this Workbench should start with no problems.

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