Can't install Safari on Windows 7?

I am getting the error message. the application failed to start because its side-by-side configuration is incorrect.
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First, please reboot your computer and see if that solves the issue.

If not, the cause most likely is a missing or conflicting Visual Studio runtime library.
Please download and install one of the following redistributable packages:

Note: Install the "x86" one, if your system is 32bit Windows, the "x64" one if you have a 64bit OS.

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Should the above not solve the issue, then your version of Safari may require another version of the runtime.
Please search in Google for "microsoft visual c++ 2008 redistributable" and download and install that as well.
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