Windows 10 / Windows Server 2016 software compatibility


I just installed a software on my Windows 10 computer that works fine. Its an old software so it needs visual c++ redistribuables 2010 that I installed (both x86 and x64, latest SP1 versions) I tried to install it on a Windows server 2016 with the same redistribuables but I get an

The application was unable to start correctly (0xc000007b)


It would be hard to find the solution like this... I only want to know if there are some major incompatibilities between windows 10 and server 2016 or if my software should be able to start normally on this machine

asked on Server Fault Mar 8, 2019 by Clement

1 Answer


Windows Server 2016 uses the same code base as Windows 10 version 1607. Harry Johnston comment

answered on Server Fault Mar 11, 2019 by Clement

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