Frequently Asked Questions

Cinema 4D stopped launching on Windows

If Cinema 4D was previously installed correctly and working on your system but has suddenly stopped launching, there can be various reasons.

Recently it has often been related to an issue with Microsoft re-distributables (installed in the background during updates). It seems they have become incompatible with recent 3rd party updates on your system.
In all these cases it has helped our users to download the re-distributables from Microsoft and reinstall them:

Probably you have to re-install all of them, but you should starting from top to bottom out of Microsofts list.

It this doesn't fix your issue, please contact us by opening a ticket!

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