Issue: "MSVCP110.dll was not found" error in Photoshop or Photoshop Elements

When you try to open Photoshop or Photoshop Elements, you receive the following error:

"Application failed to start because MSVCP110.dll was not found. Reinstall may fix it."

Solution

Contact Google for a direct download of their Nik plug-ins, and reinstall the plug-ins using that download.

Additional information

This issue started occurring after an automated update of the Google Nik plug-ins was sent out. Several customers found that directly downloading and installing the updated plug-ins resolves the issue.

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