Prowin32.exe - Application Error: The application was unable to start correctly (0xc0150002). Click OK to close the application. - When launching FIMS on a new workstation

After installing FIMS on a new workstation, launching FIMS for the first time results in a prowin32.exe Application Error that reads: Application Error: The application was unable to start correctly (0xc0150002). Click OK to close the application.
The event log error indicates that Visual C++ is not installed on the workstation trying to run FIMS. However, Visual C++ is required to run FIMS. In order to resolve this error the FIMS WorkstationSetup.exe needs to be run on the workstation. For more information on the event log error please reference Visual Studios help page.  

For more information on how to setup FIMS on a new workstation, please reference our Knowledgebase article on this process. 

Steps to Duplicate

  1. Right click on the FIMS icon on a new workstation > Receive the error 
  2. Go to Computer management > Event Viewer > Windows Logs > Application
  3. When viewing the Application logs, look for the log recorded at the time FIMS failed to launch last >  Select the log
  4. In the General description notice the error below
    • Activation context generation failed for "\\(FIMS Server name)\npo\dlc\prow32.dll". Dependent Assembly Microsfot.VC80.MFC,prossessorArchitecture="x86",publicKeyTocken="1fc8b3b9a",type=win32", version="8.0.50608.0' Could not be found. Please use sxstrace.exe for detailed diagnosis.

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