Error message while installing RStudio

Error Information: The program can't start because api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll is missing from your computer.

Description of issue - RStudio startup failure

Attempted steps taken to fix - Rinstallation of package

System Information:

  • RStudio Edition: (Desktop or Server)
  • RStudio Version: Desktop
  • OS Version: Windows 8.1
  • R Version: RStudio 1.2
  • Output your diagnostics report (if possible):

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