Getting the error Failed to install NNNNNN redist, error: 3010 during installation

Issue

During the installation of Workstation on a PC that didn't previously had any SmartStruxure software installed, you can get the message: "Failed to install NNNNNN redist, error: 3010"

Product Line

SmartStruxure Solution

Environment

Workstation

1.6RC

SmartStruxure

Cause

One of the build in Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributeable (VCRedist) installers (2008, 2010, 2012) is failing for some reason.

Resolution

Restart the PC and start the installer again

Note: There is a similar issue but with error 1603, if you get this please see LL#17288