Windows 7 - Tor Browser 9.0.2 fails to start with api-ms-win-crt-convert-l1-1.dll error

After installing Tor Browser 9.0.2 on a Windows 7 system the program refuses to start. It displays an error about api-ms-win-crt-convert-l1-1.dll missing.

There is a suggestion on this Adobe page:

It tells you to go here and install a file:

But the links are broken.

The real solution is to be found on this page:

It tells you to find KB2999226 and install that instead, which can be found here:

After installing it Tor Browser works again.

This is a personal note. Last updated: 2019-12-12 17:42:34.


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