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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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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“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 C:\...
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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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libfreetype-6.dll Missing on Windows 10

I just compiled a Rust app using the stable-x86_64-pc-windows-gnu toolchain provided by rustup. Whenever I run the app from MSYS, it works fine, but running it any other way gives me a dialogue saying ...
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Autohotkey + custom Latin layout + non-Latin layout

Problem in which neither VK virtual keys nor ScanCodes don't help. Custom Latin layout is default input system. When switching from custom Latin layout to non-Latin layout, in non-Latin mode ...
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igdumdx32.dll APPCRASH

I have a problem with GTA San Andreas. It crashes after loading and this APPCRASH box pop-ups: Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH Application Name: gta_sa.exe Application Version: ...
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My software getting crashed due to “getdiskserial.dll”

I am using Windows server 2012 on our intranet server. One of important application is not opening. When I double click on the application icon, Windows show an msg "Application has stopped working,...
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PC unable to find EXP_PDF.DLL

I have an Excel workbook that uses VBA to create PDFs from sheets, and send them via email through Outlook. When I click the button to create the PDFs and send, Microsoft Visual Basic gives me the ...
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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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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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System Restore unable to complete due to missing .dll file?

What had occured was that my friend was watching a video on Facebook through her Facebook wall, and suddenly the computer decided to restart. Then she got a screen saying: :( A problem has ...
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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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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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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. I'...
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How to run Cornelsen's “Tobi” software (for Windows) on linux, using Wine

There are a lot of resources on how to run Windows software with Wine, but this question is specifically about how to run a software called "Tobi Fibel" from the German Cornelsen Verlag on (Ubuntu) ...
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Resource Hacker Show and Enable Hidden button always

I have a page setup window for crystal reports that doesn't play nice in Win7/2008R2 and I thought maybe I could use resource hacker to modify the dialog to always show the said button. But I am not ...
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dllhost.exe proccess appears after updating windows

Two days ago I updated my PC to Windows 7 (32 bit) Ultimate and after that whenever i click any file type dllhost.exe proccess with below processid starts and if i close that, it will start again C:\...
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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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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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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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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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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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Register a dll in Windows Server 2003

I'm trying to register some DLLs for a particular application but having some problems. The DLLs are stored in the application folder in the D: drive. I run cmd.exe, go to the D: drive and run ...
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The specified procedure could not be found - how to identify?

I'm developing plugins for a program. Whenever I try to load my plugin in that program it crashes with an the specified procedure could not be foundbut nothing more. Well to have an insight I tracked ...
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Can't install Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 package

I'm trying to run a game (Train Simulator 2015) and I get a message saying that MSVCR100.dll is missing from my computer. I googled it, and found that this is what I need : https://www.microsoft....
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mercurial using kerberos and plink (putty) fails with krb5_32.dll not found

I configured putty (GSSAPI) to use kerberos -> it works fine. I get a new Window, Authentication using public key without asking for user or password. I can use plink.exe on command line -> it works ...
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Wrong version of .dll

I developed a program in VS 2008 (Win XP). I need to update this program and moved the source code to a Win 7 computer. I get an error on MSDATASRC.DLL cannot find. Review of the situation shows ...
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Photoshop won't launch (0xc00007b)

My photoshop won't launch and I've been googling a bit and I found out that I am missing a lot of DLLs. When I saw some of them I thought that they obviously have to be on my computer (EXT-MS-WIN-...
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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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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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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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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 64-...
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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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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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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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“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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How does one know a DLL is actually safe to use?

I've downloaded a certain DLL from the web and then uploaded it to Jotti's virus scan. All of those engines reported Found nothing. Nothing. Can there still be some sort of security issue with this ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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 ...