Dynamic-link library is a compiled library for Windows systems used by processes as a source of common access to functions and APIs.

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RUNDLL message re btwizard,dll

I've started to get this message: "RUNDLL Error loading btwizard.dll The specified module could not be found." I haven't yet pinned down what activity actually triggers the message. But I do ...
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crypt32.dll is broken for Virtualbox since patch Tuesday 9-Dec-2014?

In the last 18 hours my Windows 7 Pro 64-bit machine has rebooted in response to the Windows Update applying patches. Now I find when I try to start the VirtualBox Manager (not the actual VM's which ...
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Where do entries from regsvr32-registered DLLs get stored

I am wondering when I register a DLL with regsvr32, where those entries, created by regsvr32, reside. Does regsvr32 copy the DLL into a windows/dll folder?
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failed to load library d3dx9.dll

That and The program can't start because d3d9.dll is missing from your computer I installed Visual Studio 2013 last night and today trying to load Skype or any game fails with this message. I've ...
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DLLs missing, application gets 0xc00007b error code

On running my VC++ application doesn't run and stops with 0xc00007b error code, which is STATUS_INVALID_IMAGE_FORMAT. I understand that this means I have problems with some x86 - x64 architecture ...
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DLL missing but no error

I have a strange problem on my machine. I'm running Windows 7 inside a Citrix client, so may that has something to do with it. However, I have written some applications for Qt using MingW. When I run ...
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Windows : How to protect process from getting killed in C/C++ [closed]

Is there any "GODLY" method through which i can protect my process from getting killed either from: 1>Task manager 2>Command prompt -- forcefully kill Things i tried : 1. Hooking Open Process and ...
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The program can't start because MSVCP100.dll is missing from your computer

Hi I'm getting this error when I try to start MegaSync from mega.co.nz Installation worked, but the program doesn't start What could be the issue
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Lpk.dll is missing, but can't login to fix the issue

My Great Aunt has just had a power cut (she uses a surge protector on her extension) and when she rebooted her PC it gave the error "lpk.dll is missing etc". However, to resolve the issue she has to ...
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Windows Server 2008 R2 - Copying and pasting a non existing dll [on hold]

Is it safe to copy/replace the "PeerDistSh.dll" in a Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard? The inexitence of this file seams to not let Windows Update actually update Windows. After running a SFC ...
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Is it safe to download DLLs?

From the title, the question you may assume I'm asking is "Can DLLs be malicious?" But I'm really asking if the mere act of downloading a malicious DLL can pose a threat to the security of one's ...
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MinGW gcc missing zlib1.dll

Whenever I try to compile a C file using MinGW's gcc, it gives the error that zlib.dll is missing. Is there any reliable way to get zlib.dll or to fix this error?
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Oracle installed new version and hosed my Java environment

Oracle installed a new version a day or two ago. Now I go to use it and I get: C:\JavaTools>java -version Error: opening registry key 'Software\JavaSoft\Java Runtime Environment' Error: could not ...
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Is it safe to replace ExploreFrame.dll?

I was searching Windows 7 themes and some of them require replacing ExplorerFrame.dll. I am wondering if this is safe. Is a DLL only a container of resources or might it contain code that can be run ...
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How to fix the missing msvcp110.dll

I just turned on my computer and got an error from "explorer.exe" which says that msvcp110.dll is missing. Why that might happen, and how do I fix that? There are several sites that "provide" missing ...
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Corrupt DLL “Netutils.dll”

I have never encountered this particular error before so any help will be fantastic. I had a computer reported to me that wouldn't allow the user to log in, then the user reported that they couldn't ...
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How to fix missing dll error?

I was trying to install Cs1.6 but it threw an error vcomctl32.dll missing, I downloaded from net and then error came cKernel.dll missing and then vUser32.dll missing. I want to fix this issue but ...
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Why do all web-based UI open in the default browser instead of inside the window? [closed]

Some Background All UIs that use HTML are displayed on the default browser instead of inside the window. I noticed this problem after trying to make a simple browser window and posted a question on ...
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The program can't start because sqlite3.dll is missing from your computer

Every time I start my computer I get this error. I tried to find PluginInstall.exe in my process or startup and there's nothing there. I ran Avast anti virus as well and there was no virus. I ...
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Error while building Dokan mirror.c using VS2013

I have downloaded the Dokan Library 0.6.0 (used to make a file system). I'm using VS 2013 and have created a project to build the sample called mirror.c. It uses a DLL called Dokan.dll. I have ...
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Driver “Policies” Tab not showing in Windows

I have a Marvell driver that in earlier versions of Windows showed a "Policies" tab in the Properties of it in the Device Manager, but not anymore in Windows 8/8.1. It is something like this: ...
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After the Heartbleed bug, do we need to update our OpenSSL DLL's?

Our software we develop uses the Indy internet component suite in Delphi. Indy has capabilities for OpenSSL. Since the Heartbleed incident, we're wondering if we need to take action. We distribute 2 ...
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Missing synctrl.dll (from Synaptics)

I wasn't sure whether this ought go on the Security Stack Exchange but it's more to do with a missing .dll and how I can debug an error I've got. I seem to have an error shared with other Windows 8 ...
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some programs running much slower after mscvrt runtime redistributable delete/reinstall

UPDATE: It appears that there may have been an unfortunate coincidence. It seems that right around the time I was doing these builds and deletions of redistributables, my laptop power adapter was ...
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How to repair .NET framework 4 installation on Windows 8

My mscorlib.dll seems to be corrupt. I tried reinstalling from the standalone .NET 4 installation package, but .NET 4 is integrated into Windows 8.1. Is there a way to repair it? I have tried System ...
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How can I remove all these symbols from this text?

I have this dll file. When I read it in a hex editor, it reads as this text. How do I remove all the symbols, while keeping the readable words?
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Give an icon for a new file extension in windows 7

I created a java program to encrypt files. After encrypted, file wil be .encf file. this is a new file type. I want to give a my own icon for this newley created .encf file extension. How can I do ...
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how to notify a program of another program? dll? directory? path?

I am trying to experiment with GNUS email in Emacs, in Windows (EDIT: x64 bit). I've got it to work in Ubuntu, but struggling with it in Windows. From ...
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Windows 8 - imagehlp.dll missing

I've noticed that some of my icons have disappeared, but they still worked a while ago. However, today when I booted my laptop, there was an error window similar to this (my windows is finnish, so ...
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Copied DLL files are all zeros, but correct file size

I used a program called SyncBackFree (CNET 4.5 * rating) to copy a few thousand files from one hard-drive to another hard-drive. All seemed to work okay, and there were no error, and no errors in ...
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App launches when DLL in .exe folder, pops an error if DLL in System32 (error 0xc0000428 “<dll name> is either not designed to run on windows…”)

We have an app (test tool), if I run the exe and have the DLL in the same library, it works correctly. If I move the DLL to c:\windows\system32 and try the exe, it fails with the following message. ...
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Aero Glass on windows 8.1

Hi I have been trying to get Aero Glass effect on Windows 8.1. In windows 8 I have been using Aero Glass software from here http://glass8.berlios.de/download.html But on windows 8.1 I can't use the ...
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When does an EXE or DLL reuse 'physical' memory?

Over the years my application has grown from a few MB to more than 50MB. To simplify deployment I always sticked to having a single EXE file instead of having a smaller EXE and lots of DLL's (see ...
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LPK.dll missing from computer

I cant open anything from my desktop or download anything from the web I keep getting error: LPK.dll is missing from your computer What can I do?
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Why am I getting a -3 on an AutoHotKey DllCall?

I am attempting to use IBM's EHLLAPI to interface with their Personal Communicator terminal emulator. I point it to the location of the API, and specify the api name, as such: hllapi(ByRef ...
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Fixing Chrome incompatibility with BFLLR Dynamic Library

Recently after updating Chrome I noticed that the menu icon turned orange, and at the top of the menu list it says "Software Incompatibility: Learn More". This option takes me to a page that lists a ...
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Grit won't launch due to DLL error

when I launch grit it gives me this error message: interlockedcompareexchange64 could not be located in the dynamic linked library "KERNEL32.DLL" I can't figure out if this is a problem with ...
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Program can't start because dll is missing

Any executable that I attempt to run on this laptop pops up an error stating The program can't start because LPK.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem. ...
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Where to download replacement “Explorerframe.DLL” Files for x64 Windows 7 Pro?

After posting this question, I did some research to reveal what the problem likely was, and found what I need to fix. Following this is the original post, then my updated question. A few months ago I ...
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Startup error BackgroundContainer.dll on windows 8.1 [duplicate]

I have the same problem with this topic! How to resolve BackgroundContainer.dll error on startup? The thing is i did everything that says in answer but i)I found nothing when i started regedit.exe ...
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RCF.EXE error. Entry point not found. After upgrading to Windows 8.1

After successfully upgrading to Windows 8.1 Pro with WMC, I get a pop up window every now and then saying > RCF.EXE Error - Entry Point not found. The procedure entry point > ...
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How to resolve BackgroundContainer.dll error on startup?

When I start my desktop it gives me an error about BackgroundContainer.dll There was a problem starting c:\Users\Ventsislav\AppData\Local\Conduit\BackgroundContainer\BackgroundContainer.dll ...
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What are the most important Windows .dll files? [duplicate]

What are the most important .dll files Windows use? I'm making a Uplink like hacking game and one of the feature I'm working on would allow you to "destroy" a machine by deleting key Windows files. ...
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Missing MSVCR100.DLL

While trying to install Camstudio 2.7 (Build r316), I got the following error message: "The program can't start because MSVCR100.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to ...
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Can anyone explain me about shared memory in an OS [closed]

Can anyone explain me how is shared memory related to the operating system? Recently I am seeing it mentioned frequently. What does it exactly mean ? It is a part of memory in RAM ?
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Windows 7 APPCRASH related to RPCRT4.dll

Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH Application Name: ServiioService.exe Application Version: 0.0.0.0 Application Timestamp: 51e3f606 Fault Module Name: RPCRT4.dll ...
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Cannot register DLL on Server 2012

We have an old classic ASP website that I'm trying to host on a new Server 2012 box. It uses a DLL developed in house on VB6. I copied the installer file over and it error's out. I try to register ...
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Visual Studio 2012: Component dll failed to load unable to start program

I am using Visual Studio Ultimate 2012 for months now and never experienced a problem. But today when i try to run a program i get the error : Error while trying to run the project: Unable to ...
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Create keyboard DLL

I am struggling to find any resources on how to make a keyboard DLL. I have previously looked at code samples, like http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/windowshardware/Keyboard-Layout-Sample-b142d9e3 but ...
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How can I find out what dlls are being referenced from another dll [duplicate]

Is it possible to find out what other dlls a certain dll is referencing? I can't run it, I just want to find out what other files it's referencing. Maybe there's a nice program out there that can find ...