Can't install Pencil2d on windows 10

I downloaded it and extracted all files, then tried to run pencil2d.exe but it says “The code execution cannot proceed because VCRUNTIME140_1.dll was not found. Reinstalling the program could fix this problem” and ive tried reinstalling so many times.

@nyxu Hi, welcome to the forum. Since you’re new let me mention that you can search existing questions by using the magnifying glass icon to the top right next to your profile icon.

This specific topic and solution are also pinned on the bug fixes category so people who comment there for the first time can see it. It seems we have to pin it globally then.

Nevermind that please go to that thread which has the solution