We are trouble shooting a number of issues we are seeing on our core. In doing so, we noticed that these event log errors occur in the Application log. I've already re-installed VS C++ 2005\2008 64-bit on our core, which is a windows server 2008 R2 server.
Activation context generation failed for "C:\Windows\system32\conhost.exe". Dependent Assembly Microsoft.Windows.SystemCompatible,processorArchitecture="amd64",publicKeyToken="6595b64144ccf1df",type="win32",version="6.0.7600.16823" could not be found. Please use sxstrace.exe for detailed diagnosis.