The application was unable to start correctly – Error 0xc00007B occurs when you try to open any application or game. This type of error occurs generally when you are using Windows operating system and when you try to open the application after upgrading your current version of Windows. This error appears due to missing of some dll files, also occurs if you have a lower version of DirectX. So, to solve this problem, you have to follow below solutions.
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Solution 1: Get the required DLL files
Find the below DLL files from the internet and download them.
Copy the downloaded DLL files to the folder “C:\Windows\SysWOW64“. You will need to replace them if it ask.
Reboot your system. That’s it.
Solution 2: Run as an administrator
Right click on the application you want to run and click on properties to open the properties.
Under compatibility tab, mark “Run this program as a administrator”. That’s it.
Solution 3: Get the latest DirectX Version
Find the latest DirectX version from the internet and download it.
Now install it and reboot your PC. That’s it.
Error 0xc00007B – The application was unable to start correctly is a very common error and generally occurs due to the problems specified above. So, if you have similar problem like that and you are unable to open or run the application then just follow above steps and you will be able to run the program.