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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how to I make Windows stop complaining about missing python dll?

When I type "python" at the Command Prompt, it pops up a message complaining that "The program can't start because python32.dll is missing from your computer." I have python 2.7 installed, so I think ...
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How to check if given Windows XP SP2 dll library is proper one?

How to check if given Windows XP SP2 dll library is proper one ? I have to fix some problem with Windows XP SP2 system, where two dll was manualy replaced (not by me): comctl32.dll and wmploc.dll, are ...
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Windows 8 - associate regsvr32 with dll type and always run as administrator

I'm using Windows 8. I'd like to associate the file type DLL to regsvr32, so that I can double click a DLL and register it. The problem is that regsvr32 is not running as administrator. So, what I ...
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How to resolve conflicts with different apps relying on different PATH variables?

I have two programs that rely on some .dll files. (Wikidpad and Microsoft WebMatrix2.) I was using WikidPad for a while without issue. After I installed WebMatrix2 (which uses IIS Express, I ...
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Which DLL is Windows using?

I am trying to run a program on my Windows 2000 machine that is installed in C:\Program Files\TradeLog. The program crashes with an "Invalid operation in GDI+ (Code: 1)" exception message. This ...
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For missing (.dll) files

Whenever I run a game it displays an error (program can't start because the *.dll file is missing from your computer , reinstalling the program may fix the problem) but after reinstalling again and ...
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Windows update wreaked havoc

I am having a weird problem that I hope I am going to describe properly. It all happened when I decided to update my Windows 7 Home. The problem is that, at reboot right after the Windows update, I ...
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Change Icon of *.dll Back To Original

My idiotic little brother opened a *.dll file with notepad, now it's got that NotePad icon on it. It's a real mess because now I can never distinguish between *.dlls and text files. How do I change ...
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“Error in Loading DLL” when trying to launch the label wizard

I am trying to run the label wizard in Microsoft Access 2007, but when I click on Create → Labels, I get this error message:
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Procedure entry point EncodePointer could not be located in kernel32.dll

I get this error when trying to run a program on a Windows computer: Because it's a Dutch Windows version it is in Dutch, but in English it would be something like "Procedure entry point ...
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NVCPL.DLL in RunDLL can't be initiated on startup

I got a new computer and installed Windows 8. But everytime I start up I get this message: (Couldn't post the images because of my low reputation. But here is what they said) Was in Swedish, ...
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Windows dll files corrupt after removing Ubuntu

I recently deleted my Ubuntu partition from my hard drive. I was dual booting. Upon deleting the partition I hibernated Windows to make sure that everything went well. When I started back up again it ...
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Windows 8 - load shell extension immediately

I am trying to use Stardock Fences with Windows 8 and I've run into an interesting problem. For those who do not know this program - let it be just one, that modifies shell. Switching to desktop ...
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Missing PhysXLoader.dll Need For Speed Shift

I run Need for speed Shift and get this error. What can I do. I installed directX from official MS site. P.S. I have an Asus laptop with Intel Pentium Dual Core and Intel HD Graphics. Thanx
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Windows 8 Resource Hacking encrypted UIFILE's

In Windows 7 it was quite easy to modify resource files such as DLLs to make changes to the Windows interface. This was done by editing the UIFILE's using a program like Resource Hacker. However, now ...
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msi.dll missing because of renaming

I have renamed msi.dll to msi.old. But now this is giving error, because of this I cant able to open microsoft office. now again i want to rename it as msi.dll. But I don't know the place where it ...
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C:\Users\Home\AppData\Local\Temp\mjt0uikj.exe

Every time I restart my pc I get this message with an OK button: There was a problem starting C:\Users\Home\AppData\Local\Temp\mjt0uikj.exe (this is somehwere in ..32.dll) The specified module could ...
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How to fix LIBEAY32.dll issue?

Apparently Mozy installs a version of LIBEAY32.dll that is incompatible with Dreamweaver - http://community.mozy.com/t5/Mozy-for-Windows/Mozy-kills-Adobe-Dreamweaver/td-p/38521 . This causes ...
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How to get the DLL a cmdlet is loaded from?

I'm trying to track down where exactly a cmdlet comes from in Powershell on Windows 8. How do I track this down? I know which Module and such it is, but this doesn't help me to track down the actual ...
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How to fix spoolss.dll missing error on window 7 64bit?

I am trying to run old window program (lieroai.exe) on fresh instal windows 7 64bit. I am getting the message: This application failed to start because spoolss.dll was not found. Re-installing the ...
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Microsoft Access: “Can't find Language DLL msain900.dll”

I get "Can't find Language DLL msain900.dll" in an alert box when I try to run access (both when opening an existing database and when just running it) and in any mode (regular and safe mode). Is ...
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How to know what dll or services taskhost.exe is hosting?

I have recently discover a new process in the task manager : taskhost.exe (maybe it was there before but i did not notice it) As the name implies, it seems to be used for running dll in background ...
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Wamp server doesnt start

After installng in my WIN7 32-bit os . I get this error after installation is done "The program cant start because MSVcr100.dll is misssing from your computer . try reinstalling the program to fix ...
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DLL: Which of these things is not like the other?

Looking to speed up my boot-up time, I turned to msconfig.exe to remove some programs. I found a file named mituo.dll was on this list. I disabled it and restarted to see if it was neccessary, it ...
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DLL Add-in won't run in Excel 2010 64-bit

I have a DLL add-in for Excel that adds an API for another program I have. Add-in had an installer package and after install I can't find it in the Excel add-ins list. I have a suspicion that it is ...
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Moving an application between discs (Windows 7) [closed]

I recall an Application from my Vista days data provided from moving an application (its executable, all affiliated DLLs and all the dependencies thereof) I have basically filled up my C: drive and ...
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msirjh32.dll could not be found on startup

Every time I start my PC, I get this error message: There was a problem starting msirjh32.dll The specified module could not be found. It does this every time I start, and it's been ...
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What are the origins and license of freetype6.dll?

Regarding freetype6.dll: Which product does it belong to? What license does it fall under? In my research, it appears to belong to the Windows OS, and probably ships with all licensed copies of ...
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Make regsvr32 ignore a DLL dependency

I'm trying to get some software to function that we don't have the installer to (and the company is unable to supply). A custom DLL needs registering, which we have but it relies on another DLL - a ...
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DirectX DLL won't install

I'm trying to play Heroes of Might and Magic V on Windows 7. I'm missing a d3dx9_25.dll. I downloaded the dll, and copied this to C:/Windows/System32 (which I believe is the folder for 64-bit, but I ...
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Task manager missing frames? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Task manager menu, titlebar and tabs have disappeared When I hit Ctl-Alt-Del I get a "portion" of the task manager: it brings up the process screen, with no other tabs ...
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What is REGSVR32? Why do we need it?

I know it is used to "Register or unregister a DLL". But I want more. Why do we need to register a DLL? When should we register a DLL?
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Error “Module XYZ.dll failed to load” when using Regsvr32 to register a DLL on Windows 7

When I try to register a DLL file on Windows 7 (32-bit) using Regsvr32, it gives the following error: The module "XYZ.dll" failed to load. Make sure the binary is stored at the specified path ...
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Process exceution slow because of unnecessary dll lookups

I am having performance problems with a small program that is sometimes started very frequently on a machine. It is a 32bit program being run on a 64bit machine. It is called im_comp.exe and is ...
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How can I make sure only my browser uses flash?

I don't want dumb stuff like this to happen, causing MSN Messenger to take 1.5 GB: How can I make sure that only my browser is able to run Flash?
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Missing DLL files in Windows 7 64-bit. What do I need to install?

So I have been trying to run a few programs that were built using the .NET 3.5 Framework. Every time I try to open the programs, I get a new missing DLL error. I don't really want to just download ...
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is it possible to monitor dll injection events on Windows, such as to detect user mode rootkits?

wikipedia article's section on user mode rootkits is not quite clear about the mechanism of injecting code into running processes. Does this take advantage of normal OS functionality and so could be ...
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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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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. ...