Fixing SQLDeveloper MSVCR71.DLL Not Found Error


2012-12-11 20_22_36-Program Manager

To fix it, properly, you need to install SQLDeveloper yourself. Fortunately, this is simple.

  • Run regedit as the Administrator
  • Expand HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionApp Paths
  • Add a new Key to App Paths called sqldeveloper.exe
  • Set the (Default) value to the full path to the executable (including the executable name).
  • Create a new String value for sqldeveloper.exe called Path and set its value to the jre / bin folder in the SQLDeveloper files.

And here’s what it looks like: