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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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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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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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: ...
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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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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 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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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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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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Is DLL executable?

Question of terminology and classification. Is DLL an "executable file"? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Executable
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 modify timestamp in a dll or exe?

Is there any tool to modify timestamp in a dll or exe?
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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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Suspicious EXEs [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Computer is infected by a virus or a malware, what do I do now? I caught a pretty nasty virus yesterday and am finally in a position to sit down and start dealing with ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Loop through several servers, find specific dlls , get the dll version, internal filename and path?

I am new to Powershell, and using PS v2. I can see the massive potential it has, but I just can't get the following code to work fully. I am trying to end up with a csv file that contains the wild ...
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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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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 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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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) ...