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

What is Shimgvw.dll?

Shimgvw.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 Shimgvw.dll used for?

Shimgvw.dll file, also known as Visningsprogram för bilder och fax, is commonly associated with Operativsystemet Microsoft® Windows®. It is an essential component, which ensures that Windows programs operate properly. Thus, if the shimgvw.dll file is missing, it may negatively affect the work of the associated software.

What is Shimgvw.dll is missing error mean?

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

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

Other common shimgvw.dll errors include:

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

How to fix Shimgvw.dll missing error?

If the “shimgvw.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 shimgvw.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 Shimgvw.dll

Search through available versions of shimgvw.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

Shimgvw.dll, 12 available versions

Bits & Version File size Checksums
32bit 6.3.9600.16384 19.0 KB
MD5 7317553478cb820892fba690ab4a6eb5
SHA1 1742516cedb9326983568d9157b86a47b60c0fb9
32bit 6.2.9200.16384 19.5 KB
MD5 550a89190f168f0e9cfe74c59f512195
SHA1 87e8a7d569ba7fd25b3ed0fc62b2f44770a80bb8
32bit 6.1.7601.17514 35.0 KB
MD5 faa05dd44e5df264aebe3f03ba4211bb
SHA1 37d228764eee584c08fd948bf41772ea5e849d62
32bit 6.0.6001.18000 125.0 KB
MD5 5285cfb0ef1cd609ec8f88305642880c
SHA1 659b89ff96d274fc95d4a24fca8fd530392a52e6
64bit 6.0.6001.18000 127.0 KB
MD5 78daf80036efbaee5acd4fdb83db6939
SHA1 97c72dbce1ea610c35d901a3aa33e2e6bd181f20
32bit 6.0.2900.5512 428.5 KB
MD5 2b5b3041e1ee48da96e01a8e95af1c25
SHA1 ac9642fb97d930eae5ded9085e19e9b2122e99ab
32bit 6.0.2900.2180 428.5 KB
MD5 450e616dd7866d6cbfe6fafb8ca84704
SHA1 dbf90aa0b680feed406e0d382bc2aa7f44a5c775
32bit 6.0.2900.2180 428.0 KB
MD5 c40ee318cfdbe7a53d0022e9bb626e2f
SHA1 4dc01aa9ec89942cabf599d6c54671f5871f4f50
32bit 10.0.14393.0 25.5 KB
MD5 88dd23a0235531ab9d599f9f28a5d805
SHA1 b950249c02d2202386d6f3426b799f51caee5217
64bit 10.0.14393.0 31.5 KB
MD5 912e54db03ce388d9279a085b7dd183e
SHA1 5cdb6073ccc07d556b2003c8522f580bae457d4f
32bit 10.0.10586.0 18.5 KB
MD5 2c21191d349aa8981fd79c30bdb01bf8
SHA1 254631cd817241b13809750ff7aebd8ef3af41fa
64bit 10.0.10586.0 23.0 KB
MD5 83fbdb7cafed5ebaaa8538b8b1ac2676
SHA1 b5e152f202a3ef8539dc832d1b0598ec7e8c2488

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

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

How to register Shimgvw.dll?

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

Method 2: Fix the missing Shimgvw.dll error automatically

With WikiDll Fixer you can automatically repair shimgvw.dll errors. The utility will not only download the correct version of shimgvw.dll for absolutely free and suggest the right directory to install it but also resolve other issues related to the shimgvw.dll file.
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  • Step 2: Install the utility by following simple installation instructions.
  • Step 3: Launch the program to fix your shimgvw.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 shimgvw.dll error

Sometimes shimgvw.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 Shimgvw.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 Shimgvw.dll file by performing System Restore

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

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