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

What is Setup.dll?

Setup.dll a DLL (Dynamic Link Library) file, developed by Macrovision Corporation, 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 Setup.dll used for?

Setup.dll file, also known as Setup.dll, is commonly associated with InstallShield. It is an essential component, which ensures that Windows programs operate properly. Thus, if the setup.dll file is missing, it may negatively affect the work of the associated software.

What is Setup.dll is missing error mean?

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

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

Other common setup.dll errors include:

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

How to fix Setup.dll missing error?

If the “setup.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 setup.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 Setup.dll

Search through available versions of setup.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

Setup.dll, 13 available versions

Bits & Version File size Checksums
32bit 304.1 KB
MD5 369ecaca6c59265f47d234da8faab871
SHA1 162bf1cb2d201766e4f0fa52dbeddd603eca9a21
32bit 213.5 KB
MD5 65da68de48291030fa56ab4cc5a331db
SHA1 faf5f77b44f64e2360578d636695837dec7c1f1d
32bit 16.0.4266.1001 593.7 KB
MD5 3967c87ac95f59658346c4547c0edcfa
SHA1 aec8a8c6460c15b293c52b86a25ab69179588863
32bit 15.0.4569.1503 634.7 KB
MD5 4d314b5a797e1b1aab65759cab83a833
SHA1 b99a966573040b6f3e7e7d5bcc236b802ab4a3d2
64bit 15.0.4569.1503 1.0 MB
MD5 79c683f92ef27c8648ea01a187398416
SHA1 d3c51fd8fd91fb4a5f10efe8c3b533ef8b97eb5c
32bit 15.0.4433.1506 632.6 KB
MD5 5bf5973efb4ff2612b4d0913d21c095e
SHA1 b697a49c46d7742019dc045a82bc597b31966df3
64bit 15.0.4433.1506 1.0 MB
MD5 ef81bd85a6f280012064bbe5d13918d5
SHA1 5621308ae8b81af9aca7da0d88babc4fe2fb4e8a
64bit 15.0.4420.1017 1.0 MB
MD5 6f5515e33da8237b0e55f75b9e9b39fe
SHA1 643e7a12bf0f1c1ed618def1073a1ee6ecc18aed
32bit 15.0.4420.1017 810.1 KB
MD5 c4136d75731001a351684c9c368c8753
SHA1 c271bf3fdde32716e9bf38f78eb0da2158098bc4
32bit 317.4 KB
MD5 e2b32ec61118a068a7eed9e5888451b5
SHA1 d78596738ce0699da4fcc67627e7421ad8f5c26d
32bit 324.1 KB
MD5 02c379d028f8e5d6409f613b7b5c17fd
SHA1 bba7aa60292c31fddb606ed3240aa473f3769150
32bit 324.1 KB
MD5 5b5182aa2d922801cbf083b2a69b1a46
SHA1 6dd0c36b874374b9c16c77ed8cd95c8c405358b4
32bit 316.1 KB
MD5 1bcf0663e6fdf701409cf41a24624133
SHA1 25f672a8fadf9afb2bd4dc9a4257ebdb1d8b6256

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

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

How to register Setup.dll?

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

Method 2: Fix the missing Setup.dll error automatically

With WikiDll Fixer you can automatically repair setup.dll errors. The utility will not only download the correct version of setup.dll for absolutely free and suggest the right directory to install it but also resolve other issues related to the setup.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 setup.dll errors and other issues.
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Limitations: trial version offers an unlimited number of scans, backup, restore of your windows registry for FREE. Full version must be purchased.

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 setup.dll error

Sometimes setup.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 Setup.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 Setup.dll file by performing System Restore

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

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