Are you using Parallel Studio 2011? Please check the following two settings:
1) Does the code include any IPP head filer (e.g ipp.h), and project prosperity>>C/C++>>Preprocessors>>Preprocessor Definitions include definition like '_IPP_PARALLEL_DYNAMIC, If so, please remove it.
2) In project prosperity>>Linker>> Input>>Additional Dependencies, does it include any IPP libraries?
Reason could be because of linking library is not pointing to right directory. It should be
I was getting same error while running IPP sample with IPS 2011, working after setting right path as mentioned above.