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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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 ...
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how to convert dll.files into linux files

Installed Linux mint yesterday cause W7 does work anymore. Linux mint works OK. How can I convert my email history from emClient (dll-files) to linux-files. I tried importing in Thunderbird, but ...
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Prevent replacing of .net 4 dlls when installing .net 4.5

I have a solution that contains dlls from janus that ate compatible with .net 4. After I installed visual studio 2012 - the application throws an exception : "the member is not supported in a dynamic ...
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Photoshop cs6 does not work anymore

I have a windows 7, 64 bit. I had an issue with my my pc, i scan it with malwarebytes, it removed about 9 viruses, i can't tell you what was removed, i accidentally emptied the quarantine. Since i ...
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MSComCtl2.DTPicker of control … was not a loaded control class

I am attempting to load a project from Visual Source Safe onto my Windows 7 32-bit machine in Visual Studio 6.0. Everything is successful except for an error that occurs in finding this "MSComCtl2 ...
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Slow dll registration with regsvr32 Win7

i want to speed up the registration process of dll's with regsvr32. Basically we need to register 3-6 dll's every time a build task is executed, and this takes up to 5 seconds/ dll -> sometimes the ...
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Make a dll color picker default for paint/etc?

I found this color picker DLL file online which is similar to the Photoshop's Color picker. Normally on other applications including ms paint, the color picker is very old and that's the reason I was ...
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Is DLL executable?

Question of terminology and classification. Is DLL an "executable file"? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Executable
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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 guess),...
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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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wininet.dll missing

I was installing an updated version of .net framework on a machine which had to restart but now the machine keeps telling me that all these applications cannot run due to a dll file called wininet.dll ...
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How can I fix WOW64.dll error

My system shows an error message; C:\Windows\system32\wow64.dll is either not designed to run on windows or it contains an error. Try installing the program again using the original ...
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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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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 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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How to know why system can't find dll?

I've used Dependency Walker program and found that my program misses following dll: wlanapi.dll (+ several other dlls). However this dll is located here: c:\Windows\winsxs\amd64_microsoft-windows-...
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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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Can't type into some text fields in any browser on Windows 7

I can't type into e.g. facebook's log in form with my computer. I hit my keys, but nothing happens. Special characters like č, ć, š, etc. work. Backspace doesn't, delete does. This goes for Internet ...
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How can I fix a .dll file?

A problem with DLL file in windows 7 I use a Accounting Software after format this error appear the program from safenet company : Run time error 53: File not found: Ux32w.dll
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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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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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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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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 could not be run for MSI installers

I'm guessing its a problem with Windows Installer. I've tried restarting the service but to no effect. I'm not able to install anything that ends with .msi. Sometimes I get such an error message: ...
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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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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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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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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 and ...
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Windows 7 64bit will not register a 32bit DLL

I'm trying to install a 32bit Oracle instant client onto several Windows 7 PCs. This version is the one required by the customer's software. I have successfully installed it on about a dozen PCs ...
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What is Windows Enhanced Storage?

I got an strange icon overlay on my USB stick drive: In my previous question I could identify it's EhStorShell.dll drawing that overlay there (Thanks!). The dll has the description Windows Enhanced ...
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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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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 ...