What is the "vcredist_x86.exe" ? Variant 13928089

Our database contains 220 different files for filename vcredist_x86.exe but this page contains information about single file with specific attributes. If you want to see general information about the vcredist_x86.exe then visit General Information Page . You can also check most distributed file variants with name vcredist_x86.exe. This file belongs to product Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable and was developed by company Microsoft Corporation. This file has description Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Setup. Agregate rating is 5(5) stars - based on 1 reviews.This is executable file. You can find it running in Task Manager as the process vcredist_x86.exe.

vcredist_x86.exe Process
Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable
Microsoft Corporation
Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 Redistributable Setup
Operating System:
Windows XP
Medium oc1
Digital Signature:
Microsoft Corporation

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This file was checked and tolerated by following antivirus shields :
Antivirus NameLatest Toleration
Windows Defender2016-12-25
360 Total Security2016-06-29 22:18:22
avast! Antivirus2016-02-13 02:27:27
Avira Desktop2015-03-17 20:22:26
ESET Smart Security 8.02015-01-11 01:29:57
Kaspersky Small Office Security 32014-11-15 23:14:03
Windows Defender2014-11-06 14:15:06
Norton Security Suite2014-09-01 00:10:11
Microsoft Security Essentials2014-06-19 15:24:54
Bitdefender Antivirus2014-06-03 19:29:23
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User Reviews of the "vcredist_x86.exe"

  • SAFErating from user MikeOne (Variant: 13928089)

    Exexcutable for the The Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Package - You can spot it in different versions depending on the year of distribution (2005, 6, 7, 8, ...) : "The Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable Package (x86) installs runtime components of Visual C++ Libraries required to run applications developed with Visual C++ on a computer that does not have Visual C++ installed." This file is a setup for this package. E.g. for version 2005 see more on http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=3387