Download Msddsf.dll for Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP

Msddsf.dll download. The Msddsf.dll file is a dynamic link library for Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP. You can fix "The file Msddsf.dll is missing." and "Msddsf.dll not found." errors by downloading and installing this file from our site.
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Dll Description:
Microsoft Design Tools - DDS Forms
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0.54 MB
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What is Msddsf.dll? What Does It Do? link

The size of this dynamic link library is 0.54 MB and its download links are healthy. It has been downloaded 503 times already.

Operating Systems Compatible with the Msddsf.dll Library link

All Versions of the Msddsf.dll Library link

The last version of the Msddsf.dll library is the 8.0.50727.1826 version. There have been 2 versions previously released. All versions of the Dynamic link library are listed below from newest to oldest.

  1. 8.0.50727.1826 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version
  2. 10.0.30319.1 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version
  3. 7.0.9466.0 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version

Steps to Download the Msddsf.dll Library link

  1. First, click the "Download" button with the green background (The button marked in the picture).
    Download the Msddsf.dll library
    Step 1:Download the Msddsf.dll library
  2. When you click the "Download" button, the "Downloading" window will open. Don't close this window until the download process begins. The download process will begin in a few seconds based on your Internet speed and computer.

How to Install Msddsf.dll? How to Fix Msddsf.dll Errors? link

ATTENTION! Before beginning the installation of the Msddsf.dll library, you must download the library. If you don't know how to download the library or if you are having a problem while downloading, you can look at our download guide a few lines above.

Method 1: Installing the Msddsf.dll Library to the Windows System Directory link

  1. The file you will download is a compressed file with the ".zip" extension. You cannot directly install the ".zip" file. Because of this, first, double-click this file and open the file. You will see the library named "Msddsf.dll" in the window that opens. Drag this library to the desktop with the left mouse button. This is the library you need.
    Extracting the Msddsf.dll library from the .zip file
    Step 1:Extracting the Msddsf.dll library from the .zip file
  2. Copy the "Msddsf.dll" library you extracted and paste it into the "C:\Windows\System32" directory.
    Copying the Msddsf.dll library into the Windows/System32 directory
    Step 2:Copying the Msddsf.dll library into the Windows/System32 directory
  3. If you are using a 64 Bit operating system, copy the "Msddsf.dll" library and paste it into the "C:\Windows\sysWOW64" as well.
    NOTE! On Windows operating systems with 64 Bit architecture, the dynamic link library must be in both the "sysWOW64" directory as well as the "System32" directory. In other words, you must copy the "Msddsf.dll" library into both directories.
    Pasting the Msddsf.dll library into the Windows/sysWOW64 directory
    Step 3:Pasting the Msddsf.dll library into the Windows/sysWOW64 directory
  4. First, we must run the Windows Command Prompt as an administrator.
    NOTE! We ran the Command Prompt on Windows 10. If you are using Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP, you can use the same methods to run the Command Prompt as an administrator.
    1. Open the Start Menu and type in "cmd", but don't press Enter. Doing this, you will have run a search of your computer through the Start Menu. In other words, typing in "cmd" we did a search for the Command Prompt.
    2. When you see the "Command Prompt" option among the search results, push the "CTRL" + "SHIFT" + "ENTER
    3. " keys on your keyboard.
    4. A verification window will pop up asking, "Do you want to run the Command Prompt as with administrative permission?" Approve this action by saying, "Yes".
    Running the Command Prompt with administrative permission
    Step 4:Running the Command Prompt with administrative permission
  5. Paste the command below into the Command Line window that opens up and press Enter key. This command will delete the problematic registry of the Msddsf.dll library (Nothing will happen to the library we pasted in the System32 directory, it just deletes the registry from the Windows Registry Editor. The library we pasted in the System32 directory will not be damaged).
    %windir%\System32\regsvr32.exe /u Msddsf.dll
    Cleaning the problematic registry of the Msddsf.dll library from the Windows Registry Editor
    Step 5:Cleaning the problematic registry of the Msddsf.dll library from the Windows Registry Editor
  6. If you are using a 64 Bit operating system, after doing the commands above, you also need to run the command below. With this command, we will also delete the Msddsf.dll library's damaged registry for 64 Bit (The deleting process will be only for the registries in Regedit. In other words, the dll file you pasted into the SysWoW64 folder will not be damaged at all).
    %windir%\SysWoW64\regsvr32.exe /u Msddsf.dll
    Uninstalling the damaged Msddsf.dll library's registry from the system (for 64 Bit)
    Step 6:Uninstalling the damaged Msddsf.dll library's registry from the system (for 64 Bit)
  7. We need to make a new registry for the dynamic link library in place of the one we deleted from the Windows Registry Editor. In order to do this process, copy the command below and after pasting it in the Command Line, press Enter.
    %windir%\System32\regsvr32.exe /i Msddsf.dll
    Creating a new registry for the Msddsf.dll library in the Windows Registry Editor
    Step 7:Creating a new registry for the Msddsf.dll library in the Windows Registry Editor
  8. If you are using a Windows with 64 Bit architecture, after running the previous command, you need to run the command below. By running this command, we will have created a clean registry for the Msddsf.dll library (We deleted the damaged registry with the previous command).
    %windir%\SysWoW64\regsvr32.exe /i Msddsf.dll
    Creating a clean registry for the Msddsf.dll library (for 64 Bit)
    Step 8:Creating a clean registry for the Msddsf.dll library (for 64 Bit)
  9. If you did the processes in full, the installation should have finished successfully. If you received an error from the command line, you don't need to be anxious. Even if the Msddsf.dll library was installed successfully, you can still receive error messages like these due to some incompatibilities. In order to test whether your dll issue was fixed or not, try running the program giving the error message again. If the error is continuing, try the 2nd Method to fix this issue.

Method 2: Copying the Msddsf.dll Library to the Program Installation Directory link

  1. In order to install the dynamic link library, you need to find the installation directory for the program that was giving you errors such as "Msddsf.dll is missing", "Msddsf.dll not found" or similar error messages. In order to do that, Right-click the program's shortcut and click the Properties item in the right-click menu that appears.
    Opening the program shortcut properties window
    Step 1:Opening the program shortcut properties window
  2. Click on the Open File Location button that is found in the Properties window that opens up and choose the folder where the application is installed.
    Opening the installation directory of the program
    Step 2:Opening the installation directory of the program
  3. Copy the Msddsf.dll library into the directory we opened.
    Copying the Msddsf.dll library into the installation directory of the program.
    Step 3:Copying the Msddsf.dll library into the installation directory of the program.
  4. The installation is complete. Run the program that is giving you the error. If the error is continuing, you may benefit from trying the 3rd Method as an alternative.

Method 3: Doing a Clean Reinstall of the Program That Is Giving the Msddsf.dll Error link

  1. Push the "Windows" + "R" keys at the same time to open the Run window. Type the command below into the Run window that opens up and hit Enter. This process will open the "Programs and Features" window.
    appwiz.cpl
    Opening the Programs and Features window using the appwiz.cpl command
    Step 1:Opening the Programs and Features window using the appwiz.cpl command
  2. On the Programs and Features screen that will come up, you will see the list of programs on your computer. Find the program that gives you the dll error and with your mouse right-click it. The right-click menu will open. Click the "Uninstall" option in this menu to start the uninstall process.
    Uninstalling the program that gives you the dll error
    Step 2:Uninstalling the program that gives you the dll error
  3. You will see a "Do you want to uninstall this program?" confirmation window. Confirm the process and wait for the program to be completely uninstalled. The uninstall process can take some time. This time will change according to your computer's performance and the size of the program. After the program is uninstalled, restart your computer.
    Confirming the uninstall process
    Step 3:Confirming the uninstall process
  4. 4. After restarting your computer, reinstall the program that was giving you the error.
  5. You can fix the error you are expericing with this method. If the dll error is continuing in spite of the solution methods you are using, the source of the problem is the Windows operating system. In order to fix dll errors in Windows you will need to complete the 4th Method and the 5th Method in the list.

Method 4: Fixing the Msddsf.dll error with the Windows System File Checker link

  1. First, we must run the Windows Command Prompt as an administrator.
    NOTE! We ran the Command Prompt on Windows 10. If you are using Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP, you can use the same methods to run the Command Prompt as an administrator.
    1. Open the Start Menu and type in "cmd", but don't press Enter. Doing this, you will have run a search of your computer through the Start Menu. In other words, typing in "cmd" we did a search for the Command Prompt.
    2. When you see the "Command Prompt" option among the search results, push the "CTRL" + "SHIFT" + "ENTER
    3. " keys on your keyboard.
    4. A verification window will pop up asking, "Do you want to run the Command Prompt as with administrative permission?" Approve this action by saying, "Yes".
    Running the Command Prompt with administrative permission
    Step 1:Running the Command Prompt with administrative permission
  2. Paste the command below into the Command Line that opens up and hit the Enter key.
    sfc /scannow
    Scanning and fixing system errors with the sfc /scannow command
    Step 2:Scanning and fixing system errors with the sfc /scannow command
  3. This process can take some time. You can follow its progress from the screen. Wait for it to finish and after it is finished try to run the program that was giving the dll error again.

Method 5: Fixing the Msddsf.dll Errors by Manually Updating Windows link

Most of the time, programs have been programmed to use the most recent dynamic link libraries. If your operating system is not updated, these files cannot be provided and dll errors appear. So, we will try to fix the dll errors by updating the operating system.

Since the methods to update Windows versions are different from each other, we found it appropriate to prepare a separate article for each Windows version. You can get our update article that relates to your operating system version by using the links below.

Windows Update Guides link

  1. Windows Update Guide
  2. Windows 8.1 and Windows 8 Update Guide
  3. Windows 7 and Windows Vista Update Guide
  4. Windows XP Update Guide

Common Msddsf.dll Errors link

When the Msddsf.dll library is damaged or missing, the programs that use this dynamic link library will give an error. Not only external programs, but also basic Windows programs and tools use dynamic link libraries. Because of this, when you try to use basic Windows programs and tools (For example, when you open Internet Explorer or Windows Media Player), you may come across errors. We have listed the most common Msddsf.dll errors below.

You will get rid of the errors listed below when you download the Msddsf.dll library from DLL Downloader.com and follow the steps we explained above.

  1. "Msddsf.dll not found." error
  2. "The file Msddsf.dll is missing." error
  3. "Msddsf.dll access violation." error
  4. "Cannot register Msddsf.dll." error
  5. "Cannot find Msddsf.dll." error
  6. "This application failed to start because Msddsf.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem." error

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