The Online-Installer Installs the English Visual Studio Shell 2010* on a Japanese Windows OS

Reference number: DPD200249243

Product versions:

  • Intel® Visual Fortran Composer XE 2013 SP1 for Windows* Update 1

OS affected:

  • Japanese Windows OS only where no Visual Studio 2008* or 2010* or 2012* installed

Problem description:

If your OS is a Japanese Windows OS like Japanese Windows 7* or Windows 8* etc. and does not have Microsoft* Visual Studio installed, when using the Online installation program to install the Intel Visual Fortran Composer XE 2013 SP1 for Windows Update 1, the installation program will install the English version of Visual Studio 2010 shell on your system along with other components you selected.


This is a known issue and it will be fixed in the future update. Please use the following workarounds for now:

  • Install from a DVD image
  • Install from the full Japanese package