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# While you could go out of your way to create a VCredist installer...
# There already exists one:
# A huge thank you to aaronparker/vcredist for this!

iex (irm # Get RemoteFunction importer
Import-RemoteFunction -ScriptUri "" # Import function to raise code to Admin

# The following does need to be run as admin, so that is done with the above to elevate it.
Invoke-Elevated {
    Write-Host "Preparing to download and install missing VcRedists (if any)." -ForegroundColor Yellow
    Write-Host "Please close this window when the process completes to continue (if it does not close itself)!" -ForegroundColor Red
    Set-ExecutionPolicy Bypass -Scope Process -Force; [System.Net.ServicePointManager]::SecurityProtocol = [System.Net.ServicePointManager]::SecurityProtocol -bor 3072; iex ((New-Object System.Net.WebClient).DownloadString(''))

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