I had some virus on my computer and it messed up some system files. I had a lot of dll errors on system startup. Anyway, after reinstalling windows 7 x64 all of those errors disappeared. I’ve scanned my computer multiple times with various antivirus utilities and it looks like it is clean from infections. However, when I tried to run Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag I was getting d3dcompiler_43.dll is missing error. I found that this error is common for Assassin’s Creed 4 and other games and there is a quite simple fix for it.Read more
Yesterday I bought Sims 3 game on discount and wanted to try it out. All of my friends have been playing Sims, but I never had a time to put my hands on that game. Anyway, now I am on holidays and I can play for a while. After the installing the game I double clicked on the shortcut on my desktop and the error message appeared saying that Simlauncher has stopped working. I thought that there is some problem with launcher so I launched ts3.exe and got an error saying that d3dx9_31.dll is missing, please reinstall the program.Read more
After fixing dll is missing errors on my computer with the help of http://fix4dll.com I started helping my friend, but, however, I was unable to find where are dll files located on his computer, because he was running old Windows Me. I thought the location of dll files are the same on every operating system, but I was wrong. So I went further and started to investigate where the dll files located on each Microsoft Windows operating system and below you will see the list of paths where you can find dll files on different operating systems.Read more
DLL (Dynamic Link Library) files are constantly shared between installed programs, so those can use the same functions, such as printing. It is very useful feature for developers, so they don’t need to include those libraries in every program they develop. Most of the dll files are used for launching programs on your computer; however there are a lot of malware programs which are using dll files in order to hide their activity and allow cyber criminals to hijack user’s computer. If you found those malicious dll files you will need to unregister them before removing. There Is two ways of unregistering and removing unwanted dll files.Read more
What is Kernel32.dll?
Kernel32.dll is a very important system dll file. It is related with MSDN Disc 2216, which is developed by Microsoft for Windows Operating System. The latest known version of kernel32.dll developed for Windows is 18.104.22.168. This dll file is responsible for memory processing, input, output and interrupt operations in Windows system. When you start Windows, kernel32.dll is loaded into a protected area of the memory.Read more
Sometimes, when you try to run a program on Windows 7, an error message appears that a dll file is not found (for example unidrv.dll is missing, please reinstall the program) and the program does not run.
Error messages can be different (it depends on what language the program was written) for example “Component MSCOMCTL.OCX not correctly registered: file is missing or invalid” or “This application has failed to start because msvcr100.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem”, or “Runtime dll/ocx file error”. Also, the program compatibility assistant may appear saying that this program requires a missing component of Windows.Read more