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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 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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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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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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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following error: The procedure pcre_dfa_exec could not be located in the DLL pcre.dll I guess that my pcre.dll file is outdated.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 can I fix a missing MSVCR90.dll file error?

After installing Office Home and Business 2010, SP1 and all Windows Updates, whenever I try to run Excel, I get this message... The program can't start because MSVCR90.dll is missing from your ...
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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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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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“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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“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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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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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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Why are there missing .dll files while installing?

My system is Windows 7, 64-bit. Recently I tried to install some Weather Channel desktop app on my wife's user account. The installer said I was missing two .dll files. I ran a system scan and it ...
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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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IEBHO.DLL - why does Windows 7 run without this DLL?

I am trying to repair daughter's Dell XPS laptop - Windows 7 home Premium 64-bit. About a week ago it started popping up a message: LogonUI - Bad Image (in title bar) ...
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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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Permission denied when copying a DLL

Windows is denying me permission to copy a dll from a mounted image. It says I need permission from all users to make any changes to the above mentioned file. Any suggestions?
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How to register a DLL file in Windows 7?

Hey I tried adding a DLL file in Windows 7 by copying to system32 folder, but I couldn't as Access Was Denied. Actually there is an existing DLL file and I'm trying to replace it. How can I do this in ...
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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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unload dll's in windows 7

Is there a tool in windows 7 that allows you to find and unload dll's? Without restarting the system. I am not looking to unload/upgrade/regsrv32.. Just looking to wipe out a couple dll's but they're ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Microsoft Office stopped working properly

I used the following link to include a new language and Word stopped working properly ...
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Editing the Microsoft Security Essentials context-menu

As all MSE users would know, the context-menu item that it adds to Explorer is really long, with one whole sentence "Scan with Microsoft Security Essentials...". Is there a way to edit this and ...
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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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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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Is there a good tool to look into a dll library so far?

Which tool would you recommend?
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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Side-By-Side Configuration Error VC90.CRT

I keep receiving the following error when trying to run MikTeX 2.8 or Visual Studio 2008 on 64-Bit Windows Vista. It's particularly odd because both programs were working problem free until a few days ...
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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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dll doesn't show up in system32 directory in Windows 7

I copied a dll to the system32 directory. I want to register it, which requires me to be Administrator. If I right click on cmd.exe and run as Administrator and list the directory, the dll isn't ...
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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 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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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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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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AVG isolated a virus now non on Vista startup I get BHO.DLL not found. how do I fix this error?

I had to run AVG to clear a virus but now when I start my laptop it gives a message of This application has failed to start because of BHO.DLL was not found. Re-installing this application may fix ...