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

Shellex.dll download. The Shellex.dll file is a dynamic link library for Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP. You can fix "The file Shellex.dll is missing." and "Shellex.dll not found." errors by downloading and installing this file from our site.
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DirectCD Shell Extention DLL
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0.17 MB
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What is Shellex.dll? link

The Shellex.dll file is a dynamic link library developed by Kaspersky Lab. This library includes important functions that may be needed by softwares, games or other basic Windows tools.

The Shellex.dll file is 0.17 MB. The download links for this file are clean and no user has given any negative feedback. From the time it was offered for download, it has been downloaded 18 times.

Operating Systems Compatible with the Shellex.dll File link

Other Versions of the Shellex.dll File link

The latest version of the Shellex.dll file is 5.3.1.154 version. Before this, there were 1 versions released. All versions released up till now are listed below from newest to oldest

  1. 5.3.1.154 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version now
  2. 4.3.1.172 - 32 Bit (x86) (2012-07-31) Download directly this version now

How to Download Shellex.dll File? link

  1. First, click the "Download" button with the green background (The button marked in the picture).
    Download the Shellex.dll file
    Step 1:Download the Shellex.dll file
  2. "After clicking the Download" button, wait for the download process to begin in the "Downloading" page that opens up. Depending on your Internet speed, the download process will begin in approximately 4 -5 seconds.

How to Fix Shellex.dll Errors? link

ATTENTION! Before continuing on to install the Shellex.dll file, you need to download the file. If you have not downloaded it yet, download it before continuing on to the installation steps. If you are having a problem while downloading the file, you can browse the download guide a few lines above.

Method 1: Copying the Shellex.dll File to the Windows System Folder 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 file named "Shellex.dll" in the window that opens. Drag this file to the desktop with the left mouse button. This is the file you need.
    Extracting the Shellex.dll file from the .zip file
    Step 1:Extracting the Shellex.dll file from the .zip file
  2. Copy the "Shellex.dll" file you extracted and paste it into the "C:\Windows\System32" folder.
    Copying the Shellex.dll file into the Windows/System32 folder
    Step 2:Copying the Shellex.dll file into the Windows/System32 folder
  3. If your system is 64 Bit, copy the "Shellex.dll" file and paste it into "C:\Windows\sysWOW64" folder.
    NOTE! On 64 Bit systems, you must copy the dll file to both the "sysWOW64" and "System32" folders. In other words, both folders need the "Shellex.dll" file.
    Copying the Shellex.dll file to the Windows/sysWOW64 folder
    Step 3:Copying the Shellex.dll file to the Windows/sysWOW64 folder
  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. Let's copy the command below and paste it in the Command Line that comes up, then let's press Enter. This command deletes the Shellex.dll file's problematic registry in the Windows Registry Editor (The file that we copied to the System32 folder does not perform any action with the file, it just deletes the registry in the Windows Registry Editor. The file that we pasted into the System32 folder will not be damaged).
    %windir%\System32\regsvr32.exe /u Shellex.dll
    Deleting the Shellex.dll file's problematic registry in the Windows Registry Editor
    Step 5:Deleting the Shellex.dll file's problematic registry in the Windows Registry Editor
  6. If you have a 64 Bit operating system, after running the command above, you must run the command below. This command will clean the Shellex.dll file's damaged registry in 64 Bit as well (The cleaning process will be in the registries in the Registry Editor< only. In other words, the dll file you paste into the SysWoW64 folder will stay as it).
    %windir%\SysWoW64\regsvr32.exe /u Shellex.dll
    Uninstalling the Shellex.dll file's broken registry from the Registry Editor (for 64 Bit)
    Step 6:Uninstalling the Shellex.dll file's broken registry from the Registry Editor (for 64 Bit)
  7. We need to make a new registry for the dll file 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 Shellex.dll
    Creating a new registry for the Shellex.dll file in the Windows Registry Editor
    Step 7:Creating a new registry for the Shellex.dll file in the Windows Registry Editor
  8. If you are using a 64 Bit operating system, after running the command above, you also need to run the command below. With this command, we will have added a new file in place of the damaged Shellex.dll file that we deleted.
    %windir%\SysWoW64\regsvr32.exe /i Shellex.dll
    Reregistering the Shellex.dll file in the system (for 64 Bit)
    Step 8:Reregistering the Shellex.dll file in the system (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 Shellex.dll file was installed successfully, you can still receive error messages like these due to some incompatibilities. In order to test whether your dll problem was solved or not, try running the software giving the error message again. If the error is continuing, try the 2nd Method to solve this problem.

Method 2: Copying the Shellex.dll File to the Software File Folder link

  1. First, you need to find the file folder for the software you are receiving the "Shellex.dll not found", "Shellex.dll is missing" or other similar dll errors. In order to do this, right-click on the shortcut for the software and click the Properties option from the options that come up.
    Opening software properties
    Step 1:Opening software properties
  2. Open the software's file folder by clicking on the Open File Location button in the Properties window that comes up.
    Opening the software's file folder
    Step 2:Opening the software's file folder
  3. Copy the Shellex.dll file.
  4. Paste the dll file you copied into the software's file folder that we just opened.
    Pasting the Shellex.dll file into the software's file folder
    Step 3:Pasting the Shellex.dll file into the software's file folder
  5. When the dll file is moved to the software file folder, it means that the process is completed. Check to see if the problem was solved by running the software giving the error message again. If you are still receiving the error message, you can complete the 3rd Method as an alternative.

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

  1. Press the "Windows" + "R" keys at the same time to open the Run tool. Paste the command below into the text field titled "Open" in the Run window that opens and press the Enter key on your keyboard. This command will open the "Programs and Features" tool.
    appwiz.cpl
    Opening the Programs and Features tool with the Appwiz.cpl command
    Step 1:Opening the Programs and Features tool with the Appwiz.cpl command
  2. The softwares listed in the Programs and Features window that opens up are the softwares installed on your computer. Find the software that gives you the dll error and run the "Right-Click > Uninstall" command on this software.
    Uninstalling the software from your computer
    Step 2:Uninstalling the software from your computer
  3. Following the instructions that come up, uninstall the software from your computer and restart your computer.
    Following the verification and instructions for the software uninstall process
    Step 3:Following the verification and instructions for the software uninstall process
  4. After restarting your computer, reinstall the software that was giving the error.
  5. You may be able to solve the dll error you are experiencing by using this method. If the error messages are continuing despite all these processes, we may have a problem deriving from Windows. To solve dll errors deriving from Windows, you need to complete the 4th Method and the 5th Method in the list.

Method 4: Solving the Shellex.dll Problem by Using the Windows System File Checker (scf scannow) 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 software that was giving the dll error again.

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

Some softwares need updated dll files. When your operating system is not updated, it cannot fulfill this need. In some situations, updating your operating system can solve the dll errors you are experiencing.

In order to check the update status of your operating system and, if available, to install the latest update packs, we need to begin this process manually.

Depending on which Windows version you use, manual update processes are different. Because of this, we have prepared a special article for each Windows version. You can get our articles relating to the manual update of the Windows version you use from 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

Most Seen Shellex.dll Errors link

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

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

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

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