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

What is Netplwiz.dll?

Netplwiz.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 Netplwiz.dll used for?

Netplwiz.dll file, also known as Map Network Drives/Network Places Wizard, is commonly associated with Microsoft® Windows® Operating System. It is an essential component, which ensures that Windows programs operate properly. Thus, if the netplwiz.dll file is missing, it may negatively affect the work of the associated software.

What is Netplwiz.dll is missing error mean?

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

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

Other common netplwiz.dll errors include:

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

How to fix Netplwiz.dll missing error?

If the “netplwiz.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 netplwiz.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 Netplwiz.dll

Search through available versions of netplwiz.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

Netplwiz.dll, 11 available versions

Bits & Version File size Checksums
32bit 6.3.9600.17031 151.0 KB
MD5 6097263ab790ac06536c34f1cad5f934
SHA1 5545e2c62a70958fe6b5def4fd33bd8e8c624bdf
32bit 6.2.9200.16604 147.5 KB
MD5 d273ccf1f17f43a7e26deedc4c329287
SHA1 5a56ae3b711f3efb03699371d551cd25391fd160
32bit 6.1.7601.17514 171.5 KB
MD5 e62aa52713617c1f402829ebf79653ab
SHA1 195771a15be42e7e89b80242d83695fc9e2b179e
32bit 6.0.6001.18000 176.5 KB
MD5 7665c8f7d72267bf7128594eb6349f66
SHA1 d890186862d48998bf49701b0e0edf6d7c71f45c
64bit 6.0.6001.18000 193.0 KB
MD5 8b70b5ff2ec85d6dadacf7ac4bfb8d26
SHA1 3c3399b1364068922ff84802f878c2bf8e3b6a83
32bit 5.1.2600.5512 855.5 KB
MD5 9f400fc45e7354d64de8d1a5cc345d56
SHA1 359d1a9c6f46959924743b8d304c6c5a966f3185
32bit 5.1.2600.2180 855.5 KB
MD5 e50cfa347b21b8ad7410de678894ca39
SHA1 97f3cbe59c02b6ff8e0dbf51786a42a4e166c77c
64bit 10.0.14393.0 271.5 KB
MD5 95f55422657816e4e1505a7fb87ec51c
SHA1 c2cce5c83e705a66d4c1152adc59431bc700cb2b
32bit 10.0.14393.0 201.0 KB
MD5 cf601ddf49aca4714d0304dc40fc7670
SHA1 187e8a758ccfd09da29114f754186d05b514d443
64bit 10.0.10586.494 264.0 KB
MD5 b9f994ea5b90838a7b10dedcc4e41c2b
SHA1 6f9390a35d2d7931e65cb3d971885c2747c64ebc
32bit 10.0.10586.494 192.5 KB
MD5 f99386465a196ca0129ae92307ff472d
SHA1 1d15d8e2727765a7f677c790f59d8a4cc3eab4c8

How to choose the correct version of Netplwiz.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 Netplwiz.dll file?

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

How to register Netplwiz.dll?

If putting the missing netplwiz.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 netplwiz.dll” and press Enter.

Method 2: Fix the missing Netplwiz.dll error automatically

With WikiDll Fixer you can automatically repair netplwiz.dll errors. The utility will not only download the correct version of netplwiz.dll for absolutely free and suggest the right directory to install it but also resolve other issues related to the netplwiz.dll file.
  • Step 1: Click the “Download App. ” button to get an automatic tool, provided by WikiDll.
  • Step 2: Install the utility by following simple installation instructions.
  • Step 3: Launch the program to fix your netplwiz.dll errors and other issues.
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Method 3: Update drivers to restore missing .dll files

Driver updates for the Windows operating system, as well as for network adapters, monitors, printers, etc., can be independently downloaded and installed from the Windows Update Center or by using specialized utilities.

OPTION 1 - Automatic Device Drivers Update

Outbyte Driver Updater automatically updates drivers on Windows. Routine driver updates are now a thing of the past!
  • Step 1: Download the Outbyte Driver Updater
  • Step 2: Install the application
  • Step 3: Launch the app
  • Step 4: Driver Updater will scan your system for outdated and missing drivers
  • Step 5: Click Update to automatically update all drivers

OPTION 2 - Manually Update Device Drivers

  • Step 1: Go to Taskbar' search box - write Device Manager - choose Device Manager
  • Step 2: Select a category to look at the devices' names - make right-click the one that needs to be updated
  • Step 3: Choose Search automatically for updated driver software
  • Step 4: Look at Update Driver, and select it
  • Step 5: Windows might not be able to find the new driver. In this case, the user can see the driver on the manufacturer's website, where all the necessary instructions are available

Method 4: Scan your PC for malware to fix netplwiz.dll error

Sometimes netplwiz.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 - Outbyte Antivirus

Outbyte 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 Outbyte 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.

Method 5: Fix Netplwiz.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 6: Fix corrupted Netplwiz.dll file by performing System Restore

System Restore is very useful when you want to fix netplwiz.dll error. Using the "System Restore" function, you can choose restore Windows to the date when the netplwiz.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 netplwiz.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 netplwiz.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 netplwiz.dll error should be resolved.

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