When trying to run Workplace Tech 4.0 for the first time, it may not start successfully, and an error message will be displayed:
"Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library, Runtime Error!"
Workplace Tech version 4.0
Visio 2002, SR1
Windows XP Professional, Service Packs 1-3
Windows 2000 Professional, Service Pack 4
The error is typically caused by not initializing Visio 2002 before running WPT 4.0 for the first time.
See Technical Bulletin TB04-02, which details the issue and resolution.