You could obtain this error at the time when you want to install visible c++ redistributable package 2015 in home windows 7.
microsoft visual c++ 2015 redistributable package (x86) setup failed 0x80240017 – unspecified error is mostly faced when you try to solve wamp installation errors
WAMP WINDOW 7 ERRORS INCLUDES
api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll is missing in wamp installation
msvcr110.dll is missing in wamp installation
vcruntime140.dll is missing wamp
Best Solution on 0x80240017 unspecified error :
1. Obtain and Set up Home windows 7 SP 1 download from Microsoft web site which is about 500Megabite for 32-bit and ~900MB for 64-bit home windows.
- For 32-bit Customers : Obtain Windows6.1-KB976932-X86.exe
- For 64-bit Customers : Obtain Windows6.1-KB976932-X64.exe
After getting an up to date windows 7 service pack 1 , go down to the second step.
2. Set up Universal C Runtime update KB2999226.msu
3). Now set up the Visual C++ Redistributable package 2015.