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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Corrupted/Missing DLLs on Windows 8.1 installation

I recently purchased a second-hand laptop, which I am experiencing some problems with. During my initial scan, everything seemed great, but upon bringing it home to install some of my commonly used ...
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What is the actual use of rundll32.exe?

I was searching why rundll32.exe process is running on my system, when I found out the information that it acts as a container to run dll as application / exe. I cannot comprehend a reason / use case ...
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Load a program that needs a dll by pointing it to another folder?

If I have a program that requires a system dll like a DirectX9 dll: d3dx9.dll. Is there any way of starting the program and pointing it to a folder that has the .dll downloaded? Assuming I can't just ...
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Failed to Load DLL After Windows 10 Upgrade

I'm getting an import error "failed to load module MSVBVM60.dll" when opening a program called theRenamer after updating to Windows 10. It's strange in that I wasn't getting it at first, but now it ...
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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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WiseCustomCalla.dll ? What is that?

I have a few folders in my Windows folder (I'm running Windows 7) like this: C:\Windows\1C4551A64743409391E41477CD655043.TMP\WiseCustomCalla.dll All they contain is WiseCustomCalla.dll. I've read ...
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MS Office file types icon dll location

Help! Some months ago i messed around and used Types to change some file type icons without making a system restore. I changed the Excel, Powerpoint, Onenote, Word, Access and Publisher file type ...
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DLL Not Found (AlphaVSS.x64.dll)

I downloaded the AlphaVSS dll and example from (http://alphavss.alphaleonis.com/) to my windows 7 laptop (x64). When I run the example AlphaShadow create c: from an administrator command prompt ...
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How can I see 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 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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What DLL resources uses Windows XP to show its icons?

I want to change the Windows XP icons. I know that Windows 7 depends of imageres.dll for show icons, like folders, files, Computer icon, ... But, what is the DLL file that Windows XP depends for ...
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Checking if a specific .dll is used without external tools

There's a dll in one of our servers, and the guy who used it before left the company, and I'd like to know if it's being used by any processes and if it's not I'd like to delete it. The problem is ...
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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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“cannot open port!” in a DLL project [closed]

I made a C Console Application in Visual Studio in order to access one of the COM ports with the following code and all went well. #include <windows.h> #include <stdio.h> #include ...
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regsvr trying to register a dll

Ok, so I have my father set up on his Windows 10 PC as a non-admin user with UAC settings set on max. This was intentional. He's about as technologically inclined as a toaster. Today, his computer ...
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How to overwrite system32 files in Windows 7?

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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Cannot repair member file - Windows 7

I have a Dell laptop in front of me running Windows 7. the main problem is that when I click "computer" from the start menu trying to find a file on the (C:) drive Windows Explorer crashes. Also these ...
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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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gVIM on Windows 7 crashes due to COMCTL32.dll

My gVIM 7.4 (and also 7.3 before that) keeps crashing when I work on .py files (other files don't cause the problem). The crashes appear periodically but unpredictably - at least to me there doesn't ...
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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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0xc000007b launching rising thunder game

I have a few games that absolutely will not run due to the "0xc000007b" error message. I'm currently running windows 10 (64), but it was giving me the same issue before I upgraded too. Rising Thunder ...
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Git for Windows has stopped working

For the last few days, every time I start editing in Phpstorm IDE, it hangs and entire machine becomes slow and this error pops up. Git for Windows has stopped working Problem Event Name: ...
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Missing DLL files on windows 7 32-bit [duplicate]

After going for a windows update the other day , my computer began giving errors like the ones in the pictures All those dlls ( api-ms-win-downlevel-ole32-l1-1-0.dll , ...
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PC not working correctly after downloading missing dll's . Need to delete them [duplicate]

A few days ago I updated my windows 7 ultimate (32 bits). After the updates I faced I couple of errors. All those errors were of programs like sidebar.exe, internet explorer, java, a lot of ...
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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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Finding a Registry Key In Order to Delete It [duplicate]

A couple of months ago, I acquired some lovely malware. After removing this (lovely) malware I received a pop message, further improving my day. The message indicates that there was a problem ...
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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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Missing api-ms-win-crt-runtime-|1-1.0 dll

I'm having problem running cmder and I got this error message The program can't start because api-ms-win-crt-runtime-|1-1-0.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix ...
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Rename dll in Windows folder

I need to rename a certain dll on my Windows 7 machine (a comctl32.dll, to be precise) in order to replace it with another version of this file. I tried: [under: Right-click, properties, ...
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Outlook 2016 always crashes upon startup

My installation of Outlook 2016 always crashes upon startup. Always. I tried an upgrade from 2013 as well as a fresh install. I even tried completely reformating my Windown 7 x64 machine and ...
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How does one find out what application is making RegSvr32 calls?

An application (or something else) keeps on trying to load DLL files using RegSvr32 when I start my computer and I keep on getting two log windows saying: The module ...
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Editing imageres.dll to customize system icons

I wish to edit the imageres.dll file to change the shield overlay image that appears over elevated shortcuts. I have found that when I edit the imageres.dll file, Windows immediately reverts it ...
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Cannot run program due to “device is not ready” error

I have a 32bit Matlab mex function that was linked against OpenDDS libraries as well as my own custom ones. I made a Visual Studio 2010 setup project to deploy the necessary dlls to other machines. ...
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“end-point DllRegisterServer was not found” Error

I'm trying to install Assassin's creed 3 (blackbox). While installing, an error popped up saying isdone.dll was not found. Proceeding to rectify it, I downloaded isdone.dll (from dll-files website). ...
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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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mingwm10.dll missing: error at program start and unsure how to proceed

I want to run a program in Windows 8.1 (64bit) but upon starting the program it crashes because it cannot find a file mingwm10.dll After searching for more information with Google: I do not ...
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Visual Basic 6 Cannot Find DAO350 DLL

I have a Visual Basic 6 .project file that is being built with MSBuild. MSBuild is using VB6.exe to do this, and finds the executable fine. However, the VB6 executable itself cannot find the ...
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Installing Visual C++ Redistributable 2012 64-bit in Wine on Ubuntu 64-bit dist

This is a known bug in Wine for 64-bit systems that the 2012 redist does not play well. I am running 14.04 64-bit. I need a pure 64-bit because of the program I am trying to install (Illustrator CC ...
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MSVCR100.dll missing error even its there

I know that MSVCP100.dll, is part of the Microsoft Visual C++ runtime libraries, so I have them in my PC too. Everything was working fine but suddenly this error start happening when I open my ...
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Where is the Java Jar icon located?

I'm trying to find what dll or folder the jar icon for Java is located in. it looks like I'm referring to the complete icon you see in the picture, complete with the paper backing. I've already ...
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Windows 10 deleted a file [that it might perceive as “unsafe” or “unwated”] without asking. How can i restore it?

I recently updated to Windows 10 from Windows 7, and I just now noticed that a file(to be more specific, a .dll file for a game that enables it to run with extras without the proper formalities) is ...
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Is there a way to make DLLs in some folder have higher priority than app's folder?

Certain software I'm using comes with a broken DLL which makes it crash at random. The only way to fix issue is to download correct dll from somewhere like dll-files.com. I've already made aware ...
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The Module DLL C:\WINDOWS\system32\inetsrv\rewrite.dll failed to load

I just upgraded to Windows 10 from 7. Cool so far, but when I try to go to any of my applications the app pool crashes and I get a 503. I can restart the app pool but it continues to crash. So I ...
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Word macro referencing Excel worked in Office 2007 but fails in 2010

I created a VBA macro in Word 2007 that determines if Excel and a specific Excel workbook is open, opens the workbook (and Excel if needed), then performs various tasks in the workbook. Under ...
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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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MSVCR120.dll is “missing” but is shown in System32 [duplicate]

I've uninstalled, reinstalled, and repaired VC++ 2013 multiple times, but I cannot get this error to go away. Trying to run a game that needs it called Reassembly, however reinstalling the game does ...
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Native Windows Libraries Under Wine

As we know, Wine has the ability to run windows native Dlls instead of it's own library files. For example you can use the original d3dx9.dll instead of wine's own d3dx9.dll implementation. Does ...
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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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Missing MSVCR71.dll error on Windows 8.1

I work with a Windows 8.1(x64). I am a Python student and today I tried to install the pyTTS by UNC Assistive Technology. But, when i tried to install it, the system gave me the error listed in the ...
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Any problems from copying system32 into syswow64?

I ran a .bat file as an administrator. The .bat file said to copy all .dll files from the current directory to the syswow64 directory. Something like: copy *.dll c:\windows\syswow64 Unfortunately, ...