What is DLL Error and How to Fix DLL errors?
DLL (Dynamic Link Library) is executable files which permits programs for sharing code to perform one or more than one predefined functions. At same time, several programs are able to use DLL files. The advantage of using DLL files is that they do not get loaded into RAM (Random Memory Access with main program which can save space in RAM. A specific DLL file is used instead of the entire coding built into the program with just a simple call for executing the operation for it.
You must be aware that you need to unregister DLL files before fixing them. You are provided methods in order to fix and unregister unwanted dll files. Fixing unwanted DLL files is the most important step for removing spyware parasite or an infection. In order to remove unwanted DLL files manually, at first you need to unregister those files.
Why is it important to remove malicious DLLs?
For running your programs, most of the DLL files are essential but at times various other malicious programs such as browser plugins and browser hijackers are made up of DLL files which are able to alter your system settings in order to allow access on your computer by attackers.
When you are really serious for fixing unwanted DLL files then you must be ensure for using Windows Add/Remove programs firstly. Uninstall program is available on most of the applications to fix unwanted DLL files. Be aware that uninstall utility assumes sharing of certain files and should not know at any cost which other programs use them or if these programs are available on your system or not. When these are left on your system then they results in recreating malicious program on reboot.
In order to fix specific DLL files, you should use Regsvr32 (Regsvr32.exe) for registering and unregistering DLL files which is available in your Windows operation system’s package already. There are several other programs are available but the most common program among them is Regsvr32 for identifying and fixing unwanted DLLs.
Now, learn to fix spyware DLL files from your system.
Manually fix and unregister Unwanted DLL files:
Note: It is risky and difficult to unregister spyware DLL files. In case you unregister the wrong DLL file then it may result in computer crashing and you may lose important data. In order to be on safer side, you must back up important files and set a System Restore point by (click Start > All Programs > Accessories > System Tools > System Restore, and follow the on-screen instructions) or can also able to run spyware check with a trusted anti-spyware program for detecting spyware automatically.
In order to start unregister DLL files follow the below mentioned steps:
- Open the Command Prompt window– From your taskbar, press the “Start” button then click on “Run” in order to start the “Run” tool. In the given field, type “cmd” then press the “OK” button.
- Locate the DLL file– When you have opened the Command Prompt window then you need to locate the exact DLL path. Now, type “cd” for changing the current directory. Click on the “space” button then enter the full path to the DLL file and press the “enter” button on your keyboard. For displaying the contents of the directory, you must use the “dir” command.
- Unregister the unwanted DLL– Type “regsvr32 /u [DLL_NAME]” in the directory where you need to remove DLL then press the “Enter” button.
- Unregistering succeeded– You will able see the confirmation message if you unregister DLL file successfully.
When you need to undo the removal then by typing “regsvr32″ without the /u key you are able to perform it or just type “regsvr32 [DLL_NAME]“ to undo the changes. If you are facing problems while carrying out the manual for fixing unwanted DLL files method then use PC Repair Tool which can fix DLL files easily. This tool has everything which is able to repair all your PC problems easily. It resolves several types of problems such as restore setting, system errors, cleans Windows registry etc. Among all feature, the most important is that it acts as guard in order to protect your PC and allowing PC to run with maximum speed. You can run it either manually or automatically and no need to bother about of error message again. So don’t wait, just download this software and fix all PC related problems efficiently and quickly.