A common DLL file consists of data and codes, therefore it plays most crucial role in a computer. The error messages occurrences on the screen are the most common and easiest way to detect a DLL file error. If any DLL file is missing or corrupted in the computer, an error message will pop up on the screen mentioning the file name while opening the associated application. There are numerous reasons for DLL file issues in PC, for example dll file missing, update installation failure etc. Read few examples of DLL file error.
File error in Windows 7:
Sony Vaio laptop running on Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bits operating system shows an error message of dll is missing while opening the Microsoft Office suite in the PC. A message then says that rundll32.exe and imagehlp.dll file is missing. Unfortunately, this error message also appears after reinstalling the application using installation disc. This error message appears in the computer because the program files are not updated as per application's requirement. While installing updates in the computer, error code 800B0100 takes place on the screen.
In a Lenovo laptop running on Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bits operating system, an error message appears after installing Windows updates. Microsoft Office Excel does not work anymore in the computer. At the same time, the third party browsers also behave the same way. Command line of Windows Resource Protection helps to detect the corrupted DLL file that is Winmm.dll. The command line is sfc / scannow, it can be used in Command Prompt that opens from Start menu. Command line fails to repair dll file and says that it cannot repair the file because the Store is also corrupted.
File error in Windows 8:
While installing updates for Windows 8 operating system, an error message keeps on popping up on the screen. The message says that autorun.dll file is missing or corrupted. On opening the setup page of update installer, a message says that it cannot run the dll file along with code 0x7e. Logging in the system as an administrator does not help for fixing the problem from the system. Installed antivirus can also stop updates from installing causing the error message. This DLL file repair should be done quickly to fix the update installation problem.
While accessing the Avira antivirus in the computer, an error message pops up on the screen. The message says that D3D10Warp.dll is either not designed to run on Windows or it has an error contained. The message also suggests for reinstalling the file using original installer media or to use software vendor or contact system administrator. Perhaps, this dll file is required for the antivirus and the file is not updated. That is why the message pops up on the screen. Rather than any method for manual DLL repair, a tool would help better.
Fixing the program file:
For removing all program file issues from the PC especially to repair DLL files, software like DLL Suite works best. This software is easy for downloading and installing. It can also be used for defragging the registry. Apart from DLL file fixing, this software is also capable for fixing registry problems.