Wireshark fails to run on a DSSRV / DSSRV2 with a missing MSVCR120.dll error.

Issue

After installing, Wireshark errors when executed with a 'Wireshark.exe - System Error: "The program can't start because MSVCP120.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem" .

Product Line

Other, Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • Wireshark 2.x
  • DSSRV / DSSRV2 / DS NVs

Cause

Missing software pre-req.

Resolution

Download and install Visual C++ Redistributable Packages for Visual Studio 2013

If you are installing the 64bit version of Wireshark install the vcredist_x64.exe