Install Visual C++ 2010 Redistributable
Visual C++ 2010 redistributable to avoid runtime error

Dreamweaver displays error if Microsoft Visual C++ (x64 and x86) runtime is unavailable or not installed on the system.

The following warning message appears in the screen:

Error message

If the Microsoft Visual C++ (x64 or x86) runtime is not available or installed, the following problems occur:

  • Dreamweaver application does not launch.
  • The image optimization workflow is affected.

Solution: Install the Microsoft Visual C++ runtime

Ensure to install Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 redistributable package before downloading Dreamweaver versions 18.x, 19.x, 20.x via electronic software download (ESD).

Complete the following: