Error whilst running the DetectionServerMigrationUtility.exe after upgrading a detection server

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Article ID: 184513

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Products

Data Loss Prevention Enforce

Issue/Introduction

You have upgraded a detection server and are now running the DetectionServerMigrationUtility.exe to complete the process, but you encounter an error. 

The program can't start because api-ms-win-crt-runtime-11-1-0.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem.

Environment

Windows 2008 R2, 2012 R2

Upgrading DLP detection server to latest version

Resolution

This is a Windows platform issue. 

You need to repair the Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2015, which is also present in KB2999226. Link goes to non-Symantec page.