[XP11] X-Plane Aircraft requring C++ Redistributables

[XP11] X-Plane Aircraft requring C++ Redistributables

Many X-Plane aircraft and addons use Microsoft C ++ Redistributables, specifically, the 64 Bit versions. While these redistributables do belong to Windows, they are not always installed by default. They must be subsequently installed.

Download links to the most common C ++ 64bit Redistributables:


Once downloaded, please ensure you install each redistributable one by one.
Even if a redistributable appears installed, we recommend attempting to install it again and sometimes libraries may be broken or corrupted. The installer will automatically repair any of these issues

All other C ++ redistributables can be found here: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/2977003/the-latest-supported-visual-c-downloads. We generally find C ++ 64bit for 2017 is important.

In addition to C ++ redistributables, we find .NET version 3.5 and 4.6 or higher are sometimes required for some addons.

Java Runtimes may also be necessary: http://java.com/en/

You can find more information about this in our X-Plane 11 Forum:



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