Upon opening the Minecraft: Java Edition launcher, there is a chance you may run into this error.
“Couldn’t load launcher core from C:\Program Files (x86)\Minecraft Launcher\game\launcher.dll: LoadErrorNotPresent”
No need to worry. Should you encounter this issue all you need to do is check your computer for software updates. Follow these instructions to ensure everything is up to date.
- Check for and apply any updates your computer may need. Specifically, any graphics card or system updates.
- Restart your computer once any updates have been completed.
- From here your application should be good to go. By updating the software, missing files that launcher could not find are installed that prevented the application from opening.
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