Browsers, E-mail, & Web Apps forum

General discussion

Missing DLL files.

Recently, I tried to load a demo game from a CD, Command and Conquer: Generals.
Anyhow, right after i tried to play it, it told me some DLL files were missing.
then i tried to play a song with Winamp. More missing DLL files.
Diablo 2, anything that has to do with my video or any games, has missing DLL files.
I don't even know what these things do!, but now i have to replace `em for a bunch of files i never had backups for?

please help me!


Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Missing DLL files.
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Missing DLL files.
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
Start by telling what OS, a few names of the files and such.

In reply to: Missing DLL files.

"Tip: If you are asking for help to troubleshoot a computer-related problem, please be sure to include all the necessary information (ie: operating system, model number, hardware, software, etc) that will help others identify your problem for a speedy resolution."

Some of the OS's have ways to repair missing files. Some of the programs require you to have installed DirectX of a latest version.


Collapse -
Re: Missing DLL files.

In reply to: Missing DLL files.

Collapse -
got it !

In reply to: Missing DLL files.

Popular Forums

Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
Laptops 21,181 discussions
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
Phones 17,137 discussions
Security 31,287 discussions
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
Windows 10 2,657 discussions


This one tip will help you sleep better tonight

A few seconds are all you need to get a better night's rest.