2 Hours spent to fix the R-23 error

Uninstalled redistributables 2015, installed again, restarted PC, nothing.
Uninstalled all redistributables that I had installed, restarted PC, nothing…

I have Windows 8.1 Professional Original (So It’s activated).
I really hate you guys for this, at least help me for the love of Gabe.

STAFF EDIT: removed offensive term from title. Please keep things civil.

EDIT: Thanks staff. It would be nicer if you would actually take your time to answer to my question instead of deleting swear words. Thanks again.


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