Hi, I am trying to download the autodesk design review 2012 program and am having errors with the installer.
The error says : "visual studio 2010 SP1 C++ Runtime (0x2: Failed downloading component.)
I have a collegue that was able to install it fine a couple weeks ago, but have now tried this on several computers and it is failing.
I have attached an image of the error if any claification is required.
Can anyone help me please?
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Please see if the below blogpost available in the Autodesk Up & Ready Blog works in addressing the issue.
Download 2013. Also, use the full installer if possible.
Choose 'deploy Autodesk Design Review' option.
Hello. In addition, considering you are failing on C++, after you download the full installer, open your Control Panel and uninstall any C++ entries that are present for 2010- I expect you will have multiple. If one in installed badly or if the versioning is in conflict, this would possibly eliminate the block.
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It's March of 2014 now.
Why does this problem still exist?
I cannot install Design Review on an XP SP3 version of Windows, nor will it install in Windows 8 Pro or Windows 8.1.
Why is it that a software tool/viewer is this ridiculously crippled that it can't even be installed at this late date?
Windows 8 has been out for awhile. Design Review, as I understand it to be, is intended to be a resource for sharing files with people outside of the Autodesk ecosystem for review and commenting. If it can't even be installed easily and requires considerable under-the-hood fiddling with to just to get it to install, what purpose is there for the product to even exist?
I have encountered the same error on every attempted install:
The following failed to install: Visual Studio 2010 SP1 C++ Runtime (0x2: Failed downloading component.)
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