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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App launches when DLL in .exe folder, pops an error if DLL in System32 (error 0xc0000428 “<dll name> is either not designed to run on windows…”)

We have an app (test tool), if I run the exe and have the DLL in the same library, it works correctly. If I move the DLL to c:\windows\system32 and try the exe, it fails with the following message. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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LPK.dll missing from computer

I cant open anything from my desktop or download anything from the web I keep getting error: LPK.dll is missing from your computer What can I do?
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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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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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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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“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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For missing (.dll) files

Whenever I run a game it displays an error (program can't start because the *.dll file is missing from your computer , reinstalling the program may fix the problem) but after reinstalling again and ...
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Windows 8 - imagehlp.dll missing

I've noticed that some of my icons have disappeared, but they still worked a while ago. However, today when I booted my laptop, there was an error window similar to this (my windows is finnish, so ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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MSVCR120.dll is “missing” but is shown in System32

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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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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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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“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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Error on “SfcIsFileProtected on dynamic link sfc.dll library” when trying to update drivers

I tried to update nVidia drivers through Geforce Experience, but it threw the error described on question title(the original error message is in portuguese so it may not be exact). Windows also throws ...
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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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The module “scmt.dll” failed to load

I'm trying to install a software written from Python 2. The instruction guides me to build the DLL file2 by using this command: python setup.py py2exe And then register them by using: regsvr32 ...
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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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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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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 - 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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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 ...
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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 ...