Ddrawex.dll download

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Description:
Direct Draw Ex
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Since you decided to visit this page, chances are you’re either looking for ddrawex.dll file, or a way to fix the “ddrawex.dll is missing” error. Look through the information below, which explains how to resolve your issue. On this page, you can download the ddrawex.dll file as well.

What is Ddrawex.dll?

Ddrawex.dll a DLL (Dynamic Link Library) file, developed by Microsoft, which is referred to essential system files of the Windows OS. It usually contains a set of procedures and driver functions, which may be applied by Windows.

What is Ddrawex.dll used for?

Ddrawex.dll file, also known as Direct Draw Ex, is commonly associated with Microsoft® Windows® Operating System. It is an essential component, which ensures that Windows programs operate properly. Thus, if the ddrawex.dll file is missing, it may negatively affect the work of the associated software.

What is Ddrawex.dll is missing error mean?

There are multiple reasons that may cause ddrawex.dll errors. These include Windows registry issues, malicious software, faulty applications, etc.

Error messages related to the ddrawex.dll file can also indicate that the file has been incorrectly installed, corrupted or removed.

Other common ddrawex.dll errors include:

  • “ddrawex.dll is missing”
  • “ddrawex.dll error loading”
  • “ddrawex.dll crash”
  • “ddrawex.dll was not found”
  • “ddrawex.dll could not be located”
  • “ddrawex.dll Access Violation”
  • “The procedure entry point ddrawex.dll error”
  • “Cannot find ddrawex.dll”
  • “Cannot register ddrawex.dll”
ddrawex.dll - System Error The program can`t start because ddrawex.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix problem.

How to fix Ddrawex.dll missing error?

If the “ddrawex.dll is missing” error occurs, you may use one of the methods below – manual or automatic – to solve the problem. The manual method assumes that you download the ddrawex.dll file and put it inside the game/application installation folder, while the second method is much easier as it allows you to automatically fix the error with minimum effort.

Method 1: Download Ddrawex.dll

Search through available versions of ddrawex.dll from the list below, select the correct file and press the “Download” link. If you cannot decide which version to choose, read the article below or use the automatic method to resolve the issue

Ddrawex.dll, 11 available versions

Bits & Version File size Language Description Checksums
32bit 6.3.9600.16384 32.5 KB U.S. English Direct Draw Ex
MD5
MD5 39a2a59130f73cfc43edeab5228988f4
SHA1
SHA1 439e3c71b04b26395a374fb0c0fb2471857451a4
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32bit 6.2.9200.16384 30.5 KB U.S. English Direct Draw Ex
MD5
MD5 9432326d23ce7f1f41ca60a2afc26f22
SHA1
SHA1 90116b501324b0ff12ecd1faf73a9e4346e554d7
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32bit 6.1.7600.16385 29.5 KB U.S. English Direct Draw Ex
MD5
MD5 bab9ef9a340113666f678aa2474904b6
SHA1
SHA1 c08953a3ba505262afb02e113416183306af6025
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64bit 6.0.6001.18000 39.5 KB U.S. English Direct Draw Ex
MD5
MD5 db4ecd7a8d5e4c19ed7e3fa8a6b6568d
SHA1
SHA1 6f7af235bdd549de610183658f58b835aec0bfe7
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32bit 6.0.6000.16386 29.5 KB U.S. English Direct Draw Ex
MD5
MD5 734daa4feac6905bcfb30410d6c7e003
SHA1
SHA1 f2fe53d2b4d264f2e3248baa591bc3ddd69e63c8
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32bit 5.3.2600.5512 26.5 KB U.S. English Direct Draw Ex
MD5
MD5 1f78351556c3b782471f7b8d86ce5142
SHA1
SHA1 f73dcb21f450c65a7b501833953aba009db7c229
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32bit 5.3.2600.2180 26.5 KB U.S. English Direct Draw Ex
MD5
MD5 a36b933fce88fc97dc1ed6337e026d51
SHA1
SHA1 f764055d30998b2f3e9552c635057d2b4c2d6357
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32bit 10.0.14393.0 44.0 KB U.S. English Direct Draw Ex
MD5
MD5 a8e39a8fd83285ca7dce29bb7005cae7
SHA1
SHA1 fcf53305c6523ee1d5d630f3e153bd49f19813ec
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64bit 10.0.14393.0 46.5 KB U.S. English Direct Draw Ex
MD5
MD5 e62b7766be2abd05f9c77162d448e3f7
SHA1
SHA1 5a4a7e82bf7930c0592cc8c7cd530da415212319
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64bit 10.0.10586.0 55.0 KB U.S. English Direct Draw Ex
MD5
MD5 5f12fb40994a79148c6ed80fb84b2818
SHA1
SHA1 7fb9132cf1a5ba2f7590d99e4efad92570b42c7b
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32bit 10.0.10586.0 43.5 KB U.S. English Direct Draw Ex
MD5
MD5 d9c7945af62e6a1dddf5403b91f8f36c
SHA1
SHA1 4ac6abe1a35fefe18215605cc4fe7caab73171ed
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How to choose the correct version of Ddrawex.dll?

First, look through descriptions in the table above and select the proper file for your program. Pay attention to whether it’s a 64-, or 32-bit file, as well as the language it uses. For 64-bit programs, use 64-bit files if they are listed above.

It’s best to choose those dll files which language corresponds to the language of your program, if possible. We also recommend downloading the latest versions of dll files for an up-to-date functionality.

Where to place the Ddrawex.dll file?

To repair the “ddrawex.dll is missing” error, put the file inside the application/game installation folder. Alternatively, you can place the ddrawex.dll file within the Windows system directory.

How to register Ddrawex.dll?

If putting the missing ddrawex.dll file into the proper directory doesn’t solve the problem, you’ll have to register it. To do so, copy your DLL file to the C:\Windows\System32 folder, and open a command prompt with admin rights. There, type “regsvr32 ddrawex.dll” and press Enter.

Method 2: Fix the missing Ddrawex.dll error automatically

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  • Step 2: Install the utility by following simple installation instructions.
  • Step 3: Launch the program to fix your ddrawex.dll errors and other issues.

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Method 3: Fix Ddrawex.dll missing error with System File Checker (SFC)

Many users are familiar with the sfc / scannow system file integrity check command, which automatically checks and fixes protected Windows system files. To execute this command, you have to run command prompt as administrator.
  • Step 1: Start the command line as an administrator in Windows by pressing Win key on your keyboard and typing "Command Prompt" in the search field, then - right-click on the result and select Run as administrator. Alternatively, you can press Win + X key combination which will open the menu where you can select Command Prompt (Admin).
  • Step 2: Type sfc / scannow while in Command Prompt and hit Enter.

After entering the command, a system check will begin. It will take a while, so please be patient. Once operation is complete you will get the message “Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files and successfully repaired them.” or “Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files but was unable to fix some of them”.

Keep in mind that System File Checker (SFC) cannot fix integrity errors for those system files that are currently being used by operating system. To fix these files you have to run SFC command through the command prompt in the Windows recovery environment. You can get into Windows Recovery Environment from the login screen, by clicking Shutdown, then holding down the Shift key while selecting Restart.

In Windows 10, you can press Win key, select Settings > Update & security > Recovery and under Advanced Startup, click Restart now. You can also boot from the installation disk or bootable USB flash drive with the Windows 10 distribution. On the installation screen select your preferred language and then select “System Restore”. After that, go to “Troubleshooting” > “Advanced Settings” > “Command Prompt”. Once in Command Prompt type the following command: sfc /scannow /offbootdir=C:\ /offwindir=C:\Windows where C is the partition with the installed operating system, and C: \ Windows is the path to the Windows 10 folder.

This operation will take a while and it is important to wait until it is complete. When finished, close the command prompt and restart the computer as usual.

Method 4: Fix corrupted Ddrawex.dll file by performing System Restore

System Restore is very useful when you want to fix ddrawex.dll error. Using the "System Restore" function, you can choose restore Windows to the date when the ddrawex.dll file was not damaged. Thus, restoring Windows to an earlier date cancels changes made to system files. Please follow the steps below to roll back Windows using System Restore and get rid of ddrawex.dll error.
  • Step 1: Press the Win + R keys combination to launch Run dialog.
  • Step 2: Type rstrui in the Run text box and click OK or hit Enter. It will open the system recovery utility.
  • Step 3: The “System Restore” window may include the “Choose a different restore point” option. If so, select this option and click Next. Check the “Show more restore points” checkbox to see a complete list of dates.
  • Step 4: Select a date to restore Windows 10. Keep in mind that you need to select a recovery point that will restore Windows to the date when the ddrawex.dll error message did not appear.
  • Step 5: Click the "Next" button and then click "Finish" to confirm your restore point.

At this point, your computer will reboot normally and boot up with restored version of Windows, and ddrawex.dll error should be resolved.

Method 5: Scan your PC for malware to fix ddrawex.dll error

Sometimes ddrawex.dll error can happen because of malware on your computer. The malicious software can intentionally corrupt DLL files in order to substitute them with its own malicious files. Therefore, your number one priority should be to scan your computer for malware and eliminate it as soon as possible.

OPTION 1 - Windows Defender

The new version of Windows 10 has a built-in application called "Windows Defender", which allows you to check your computer for viruses and remove malware, which is difficult to remove in a running operating system. In order to use the Windows Defender Offline scan, go to the settings (Start - Gear icon or Win + I key), select "Update and Security" and go to the "Windows Defender" section.
How to use Windows Defender Offline Scan
  • Step 1: Press Win key or click on Start and click on Gear icon. Alternatively press Win + I key combination.
  • Step 2: Select Update and Security option and go to Windows Defender section.
  • Step 3: At the bottom of the defender settings there is the checkbox " Windows Defender Offline scan". To start it, click "Scan Now". Note that you have to save all unsaved data before rebooting your PC.

After clicking “Scan Now” burton, the computer will reboot and automatically start searching viruses and malware. Upon completion of the scan, the computer will restart, and in the notifications, you will see a report on the completed scan.

OPTION 2 - Malwarebytes

Malwarebytes products are one of the most popular and effective to fight malware and unwanted programs, and they will come in handy even when you have a high-quality third-party antivirus installed. Scanning in the new version of Malwarebytes can be performed in real time and manually. To initiate manual scan please follow the steps below:
  • Step 1: Launch the Malwarebytes program and click Scan Now button. Also, you can select Scan option on the left side of the program’s window and click Full Scan. The system will begin scanning and you will be able to see the scan results.
  • Step 2: Select items that you want to quarantine and press “Quarantine Selected” button. When quarantined, you may be prompted to reboot the computer.
  • Step 3: After the program has been restarted, you can delete all quarantined objects by going to the appropriate section of the program or restore some of them if it turned out that after quarantining something from your software began to work incorrectly.

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