Wampserver error httpd.exe

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The program cannot start because it's missing icuuc51.dll in your computer.  I'm having this problem since I had to reformat my laptop, and I tried installing wampserver, I have run windows update, installed visualc++ 2008, 2010 & 2012 redistributable but I'm still having this issue.  I never had this before, I don't know what could be causing this.
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Did you install the prerequisites listed on the WAMP homepage?


http://www.wampserver.com/en/

Visual Studio 2012 VC 11 vcredist_x64/86.exe :

http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=30679
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If so, reboot, then do this:

http://stackoverflow.com/questions/24984913/unable-to-load-dynamic-library-c-wamp-bin-php-php5-5-12-ext-php-intl-dll


Edit the \wamp\script\config.inc.php file and find the code that sets this variable $phpDllToCopy and replace it with this code.

$phpDllToCopy = array (
    'icudt52.dll', //[modif oto] - Ajouts pour éviter unknown error PHP 5.6.a2
    'icuin52.dll',
    'icuio52.dll',
    'icule52.dll',
    'iculx52.dll',
    'icutest52.dll',
    'icutu52.dll',
    'icuuc52.dll',
    'icudt51.dll', //[modif oto] - Ajouts pour éviter unknown error PHP 5.5.6
    'icuin51.dll',
    'icuio51.dll',
    'icule51.dll',
    'iculx51.dll',
    'icutest51.dll',
    'icutu51.dll',
    'icuuc51.dll',
    'icudt50.dll', //[modif oto] - Ajouts pour éviter unknown error PHP 5.5
    'icuin50.dll',
    'icuio50.dll',
    'icule50.dll',
    'iculx50.dll',
    'icutest50.dll',
    'icutu50.dll',
    'icuuc50.dll',
    'icudt49.dll', //[modif oto] - Ajouts pour éviter unknown error PHP 5.3/5.4
    'icuin49.dll',
    'icuio49.dll',
    'icule49.dll',
    'iculx49.dll',
    'icutest49.dll',
    'icutu49.dll',
    'icuuc49.dll',
    'libeay32.dll',
    'libsasl.dll', //[modif oto] - Ajout pour éviter unknown error
    'libintl.dll',
    'php5isapi.dll',
    'php5nsapi.dll',
    'ssleay32.dll',
    'php5ts.dll',
    'fribidi.dll', //[modif oto] - Ci-contre et dessous pour PHP 5.2.x
    'fdftk.dll',   // Peuvent être supprimés pour PHP 5.3.0 ou plus
    'libmcrypt.dll',
    'libmhash.dll',
    'libmysql.dll',
    'libmysqli.dll',
    'msql.dll',
    'ntwdblib.dll',
    'php5activescript.dll',
    );

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It worked, I managed to install all the Visual C++ updates, the 2005, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013 updates, i uninstalled wamp server, and reinstalled it and It started to work.  For some reason it seems that microsoft stopped the updates for Visual C++.
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Visual C++ with .NET is pretty bad idea from a conceptual standpoint, so no... it makes sense. Don't train an athlete to run with crutches held together by masking tape.

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