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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Why can't I register any DLLs

I run: regsvr32 somefile.dll There is a long delay (approx. 1 minute) and then a warning dialog pops up that says: LoadLibrary("somefile.dll") failed. GetLastError returns 0x0000007e. The DLL is ...
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Use metro background as desktop background

I would like to use my metro start screen background as my desktop background like Ed Bott did here: Change the desktop background to match the Start screen. However, I would like to just 'find' the ...
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ADVAPI32.dll error when launching Visual Studio 2010

I've been getting the following warning message when launching Visual Studio 2010 recently: "The procedure entry point EventUnregister could not be located in the dynamic link library ADVAPI32.dll" ...
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What is the effect of dlls not being signed

On running SigCheck on my Windows box, I noticed quite a few dlls that are unsigned. For eg: c:\windows\system32\amdocl64.dll: Verified: Unsigned File date: 10:47 AM ...
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UPX and .NET executables

Can UPX (upx.sourceforge.net) compact .net executables/dlls ?
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Please explain basic concepts of a DLL file and its registration in Windows

What is a DLL? What is it doing in our computer? Why we need to register it? Is DLL registration a common process of a single command? Is this installed/registered while we are installing a software?
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How to overwrite system32 files in Windows 7? (that really works please)

I have Windows 7 64bit installed on a virtual box (the fact it is a virtual box shouldn't be relevant). I need to overwrite /Windows/System32/d3d9.dll but the system won't let me. I've read the same ...
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How can I find out what program installed or is using a specific DLL file?

I've got a DLL file in the SYSTEM32 directory of one server, which I'm not sure I actually need. Google has told me what it is normally used for, but the software has never been installed on this ...
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Why is psxdll.dll on my system?

I'm aware that psxdll.dll is a component of Windows Services for UNIX. However, this was never installed on my system. So, I'm trying to figure out what other program(s) might have installed the DLL ...
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How to fix dbghelp.dll error message?

Every once in a while my system just spontaneously pops a message box (5 times in a row) stating: pcdrsysinfodirect.p5x - Entry Point not found The procedure entry point SymGetUnwindInfo could not ...
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pbwmdrmc.dll not copied from Windows XP installation disc

I installed Windows XP SP3 in my office system. During installation from CD, it showed pbwmdrmc.dll cannot be copied from the disc I pressed skip, and installed. Now the applications and cmd ...
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Making an application portable - registering DLLs, and DLLs in system32

I want to make an application portable (on Windows XP), so that it can run directly from a CD. The application requires some DLLs and OCXs to be registered, and some of these need to be in system32 ...
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Need a newer version of Pcre.dll on Windows XP

I am trying to install a program on Windows XP, but get the following error: The procedure pcre_dfa_exec could not be located in the DLL pcre.dll I guess that my pcre.dll file is outdated. I ...
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WinLockDLL.dll and Windows 7

Is anyone familiar with WinLockDLL.dll? In an old program someone wrote up at work, we use functions within WinLockDLL.dll in order to do such things as disable ctrl-alt-del, hide the desktop, etc. ...
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How do I get rid of these “There is a problem with your tablet driver” messages?

Every time I run certain applications (including but not limited to GIMP, Microsoft Visual Studio, and 3DS Max), I get the following message box: There is a problem with your tablet driver. Please ...
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How to force delete a folder or .dll in Windows XP? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Deleting "undeletable" files in Vista I am trying to delete a folder in Windows XP but when I do, it says: Destination Folder Access Denied You need ...
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“To upgrade windows, the users, program files, and windows directories need to be on the same partition.”

I am trying to upgrade to windows 7 64-bit and it is giving me this error. Problem is they are all on the same partition, C:... I even checked all the registry keys and they all point to someplace on ...
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What are the icons contained in the Windows 7 shell32.dll

I wanted to change the icon used for a Custom Library I've created in Windows 7. I found a great article How to Customize the Library Icons in Windows 7 which describes exactly how to do that. ...
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checking dll registration in Windows 7

How can I see which dlls are registered in my Windows 7 machine? I registered a dll, but am still unsure if it's really registered and want to check.
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How to create an installer for multiple applications, batch processes, dll's etc?

We have developed an application using Microsoft Kinect as a webcam. Since Kinect for Windows is still on Beta and not supported as a webcam. We needed to install and include a lot of SDK related ...
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Official source for MFPlat.dll

I have software that has been copied from computer to computer (these exact files) many times, no install required. On the latest computer it complains that MFPlat.dll is missing. What is MFPlat.dll ...
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“Missing” glew32.dll - resides at C:\windows\system32\glew32.dll, regsvr32 fails

I have an application which relies on glew32.lib/.dll to run. The .lib is in the VS2005 SDK directory and works fine for compiling. The .dll have placed (via cmd.exe run as Administrator) in ...
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How resolve an issue with dxgi.dll?

How resolve this issue with dxgi.dll? I originally thought issue was related to Desktop Window Manager (dwm.exe). However, after trying run a System File Check, I got similar error related to ...
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msvcr71.dll is missing

msvcr71.dll is missing on Windows 7 and I can't register my dll throw regsvr32 I just can't understand why it can happen Does this dll come with OS, or I can install C++ runtime libraries, or .NET ...
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Why wouldn't a file show up on the Windows XP command line?

I've got a Visual Studio 2010 project with some post-build commands to neatly package up all the dlls etc that the project needs, zip them all, and then copy the zip to a network drive for ...
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Missing DLL attempts to load when a program starts - Windows XP

Windows pops up the "Unable To Load Component" warning whenever any program starts. The DLL is netexmls.dll which I can't find anywhere in the registry or on google. Most programs still load once the ...
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What and where is the dll that has these icons in Windows 7?

What is the DLL that has these icons (play, stop, pause), or something like this, and where is it located in Windows 7?
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How can I fix “DllRegisterServer entry point was not found” errors on Windows 7?

When I execute regsvr32 inetcomm.dll from Start > Run, I get the following error: Any suggestions? I am using Windows 7. EDIT: I am using Outlook 2007 and have configured my mail... it only works ...
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Which DLLs included in Windows contain icons?

When changing shortcut icons it's useful to know which DLLs and EXEs included with Windows contain icons, but there are so many DLLs (especially in System32) that it's difficult to find the ones which ...
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How to restore missing COMCTL32.dll?

My folks' PC has a strange problem. There is a file C:\Windows\System32\COMCTL32.dll on their machine, but it is obviously the wrong file, because I cannot start many applications, including useful ...
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What are the correct set of DLLs and placement for SSL support in mIRC on 64 bit Windows?

I am using mIRC 6.35 on a fresh install of Windows 7 64-bit. No matter what versions of the OpenSSL DLLs I use, nor where I place them, I cannot get mIRC to work with SSL; I get the "ssl not ...
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Error: “The ordinal 459 could not be located in the dynamic link library urlmon.dll”

When I start up Windows 7 the following error appears: The ordinal 459 could not be located in the dynamic link library urlmon.dll I'm unable to use Google Talk, VZOchat and a few other ...
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Is there an application that can tell you what DLL's and other dependencies a program uses?

Is there an application that can tell you what .dll's and other dependencies a program uses?
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pcdrcui.exe - Entry Point Not Found

I keep getting this error message on my Lenovo Thinkpad T400 running Windows 7 Ultimate: As far as I can tell, aside from showing this error, nothing is wrong with the system. It doesn't pop up ...
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Why not install Msvcr71.dll into system32?

While looking for an authoritative source for the missing Msvcr71.dll that is needed by a few old applications, I stumbled across the MSDN article Redistribution of the shared C runtime component in ...
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Install Windows control panel applet in Wine

I want to add the bthprops.cpl dll (The bluetooth control panel applet) to my wine install under Ubuntu 10.04 since it is required for Dolphin Emulator. http://www.dolphin-emulator.com/ I copied the ...
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Error message when I log in about ayuwuwuqec.dll

Any idea what this is? It appears when I log in (Windows 7 Home Premium, 64 bit). So far I have scanned my PC for viruses, trojans etc and re-installed Chrome. UPDATE: I found this is the ...
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The procedure entry point DecodePointer could not be located in the dynamic link library KERNEL32.dll

I had this error when opening notepad and sometimes other software until I reinstalled Windows 2000 yesterday. It's come back after I copied a profile over. Any ideas on how to fix this?
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How does IE register ActiveX controls?

How does IE register ActiveX controls for use in the browser? Does it just run regsvr32 for the DLL?
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How to find out what process is starting a DLL after logging in

I have a user on a Windows 7 32bit machine. When this user logs in, they get the following error message: "There was a problem starting C:\Users\xxxx\AppData\Local\eleluqizevaxikuf.dll - The ...
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libeay32.dll error when starting RCurl

I am trying to use RCurl (from within the R programming language). And I get the following error: The procedure entry point ASN1_const_check_infinite_end could not be located in the dynamic ...
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Is there a reliable software to convert dll into lib for c++ application?

The situation is described here: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/2532280/failed-to-link-mysql5-1-39-bin-libmysql-dll-in-a-c-project Is there a free and working tool?
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What is dwmstsk.dll? Not found on starting windows

When I start Windows I get a message from RunDLL about not able to load this dll because it is not found. It is supposed to be in <user>\AppData\Local\dwmstsk.dll. This is a location where ...
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Microsoft Office stopped working properly

I used the following link to include a new language and Word stopped working properly ...
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Oecpins.dll and ukakocon.dll errors on bootup

I get these errors every time I boot my computer: Running Windows 7 Home...I google these and get no hits. Anyone know what the issue is or what I can do to troubleshoot further? I have ...
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Are there any legal, legit Windows XP *.dll repositories?

I support a variety of legitimately licensed Windows XP machines in different locations, some of which have occasionally missing .dll files at boot, which causes them to complain loudly. Other than ...
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How to stop popup message on login after installing VideoCam Suite?

I recently bought a Panasonic SDR-H80 digital video camera and after installing the software that came on the CD (VideoCam Suite) I keep getting a popup message when I login to the computer. The ...
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Where to get a .dll I need?

I just installed Wine for the first time and I am trying to get an old game running. It says that smackw32.dll is missing. I don't have a Windows 98 machine to copy it from there, not even a Windows ...
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Windows keeps deleting iconv.dll

I'm having a frustrating problem with my Windows 7 setup. When my computer boots, AppleSyncNotifier.exe (which is the MobileMe control panel) complains: "The program can't start because iconv.dll is ...