Designer Launcher Fails to Launch

I wanted to add that I am seeing this same issue in the Vision Client Launcher. I have tried version 8.1.35 and 8.1.37. This happening on multiple PCs at our organization and not limited to a single PC. The only information I can find that explains the error is in the windows event log.

Faulting application name: VisionClientLauncher.exe, version:, time stamp: 0x65b92226
Faulting module name: msvcrt.dll, version: 7.0.19041.3636, time stamp: 0x7e27562f
Exception code: 0xc0000409
Fault offset: 0x00086870
Faulting process id: 0x532c
Faulting application start time: 0x01da6a7c72e898a0
Faulting application path: C:\Users\jminton\AppData\Roaming\Inductive Automation\Vision Client Launcher\VisionClientLauncher.exe
Faulting module path: C:\WINDOWS\System32\msvcrt.dll
Report Id: f27f2f34-ade3-43b4-a243-260776d23890
Faulting package full name: 
Faulting package-relative application ID: 

This is being tracked and actively investigated.

Not sure there's any real idea what's going on yet, aside from it may be related to older versions of msvcrt.dll, and/or Windows not being past some certain update that would provide this.

It's unclear right now, but people are looking at it.

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Same issue here. Not only designer, but Vision client too.

I tested different versions and starting on 8.1.33, the problem occurs. Looking over the release notes for that version, I'm guessing the Java version could be an issue (The bundled version of Java has been upgraded to Java 17.0.8.)