Problem Description :When a user launches STAAD.Pro, the program crashes
Solution :User had to uninstall STAAD.Pro. Uninstall all the installed versions of the Visual C++ Redistributable in the machine and then reinstall all of these and it took care of the problem.
Note : This issue has only been observed in a particular user machine. This is a very rare occurrence and in case anyone runs into such issues, the steps listed in the following wiki should be tried out first