Download Dxgi.dll for Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP (32 Bit and 64 Bit)

Dxgi.dll download. The Dxgi.dll file is a dynamic link library for Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP (32 Bit and 64 Bit). You can fix "The file Dxgi.dll is missing." and "Dxgi.dll not found." errors by downloading and installing this file from our site.
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Free
Dll Description:
DirectX Graphics Infrastructure
Versions:
Size:
  • 0.39 MB for 32 Bit (x86)
  • 0.44 MB for 64 Bit (x64)
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Directory:
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26639 times.

Dxgi.dll Explanation

The Dxgi.dll file is 0.39 MB for 32 Bit, 0.44 MB for 64 Bit. The download links are current and no negative feedback has been received by users. It has been downloaded 26639 times since release and it has received 3.1 out of 5 stars.

Operating Systems Compatible with the Dxgi.dll File

All Versions of the Dxgi.dll File

The last version of the Dxgi.dll file is the 6.3.9600.17041 version for 32 Bit and 6.2.9200.16420 version for 64 Bit. There have been 13 versions previously released. All versions of the Dll file are listed below from newest to oldest.

  1. 6.3.9600.17041 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version
  2. 6.2.9200.20521 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version
  3. 6.2.9200.16492 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version
  4. 6.2.9200.16420 - 32 Bit (x86) (2013-08-31) Download directly this version
  5. 6.2.9200.16420 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version
  6. 6.2.9200.16420 - 64 Bit (x64) Download directly this version
  7. 6.1.7601.17514 - 64 Bit (x64) Download directly this version
  8. 6.1.7600.16385 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version
  9. 6.0.6001.18000 - 32 Bit (x86) (2009-09-30) Download directly this version
  10. 6.0.6001.18000 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version
  11. 6.0.6001.18000 - 64 Bit (x64) Download directly this version
  12. 6.0.6000.16386 - 32 Bit (x86) (2012-01-31) Download directly this version
  13. 6.0.6000.16386 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version
  14. 6.1.7100.0 - 32 Bit (x86) Download directly this version

Guide to Download Dxgi.dll

  1. Click on the green-colored "Download" button on the top left side of the page.
    Download process of the Dxgi.dll file's
    Step 1:Download process of the Dxgi.dll file's
  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 Install Dxgi.dll? How to Fix Dxgi.dll Errors?

ATTENTION! Before continuing on to install the Dxgi.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 Dxgi.dll File to the Windows System Folder

  1. The file you downloaded is a compressed file with the ".zip" extension. In order to install it, first, double-click the ".zip" file and open the file. You will see the file named "Dxgi.dll" in the window that opens up. This is the file you need to install. Drag this file to the desktop with your mouse's left button.
    Extracting the Dxgi.dll file
    Step 1:Extracting the Dxgi.dll file
  2. Copy the "Dxgi.dll" file file you extracted.
  3. Paste the dll file you copied into the "C:\Windows\System32" folder.
    Pasting the Dxgi.dll file into the Windows/System32 folder
    Step 3:Pasting the Dxgi.dll file into the Windows/System32 folder
  4. If your system is 64 Bit, copy the "Dxgi.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 "Dxgi.dll" file.
    Copying the Dxgi.dll file to the Windows/sysWOW64 folder
    Step 4:Copying the Dxgi.dll file to the Windows/sysWOW64 folder
  5. 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 5:Running the Command Prompt with administrative permission
  6. Paste the command below into the Command Line that will open up and hit Enter. This command will delete the damaged registry of the Dxgi.dll file (It will not delete the file we pasted into the System32 folder; it will delete the registry in Regedit. The file we pasted into the System32 folder will not be damaged).
    %windir%\System32\regsvr32.exe /u Dxgi.dll
    Deleting the damaged registry of the Dxgi.dll
    Step 6:Deleting the damaged registry of the Dxgi.dll
  7. If you have a 64 Bit operating system, after running the command above, you must run the command below. This command will clean the Dxgi.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 Dxgi.dll
    Uninstalling the Dxgi.dll file's broken registry from the Registry Editor (for 64 Bit)
    Step 7:Uninstalling the Dxgi.dll file's broken registry from the Registry Editor (for 64 Bit)
  8. We need to make a clean registry for the dll file's registry that we deleted from Regedit (Windows Registry Editor). In order to accomplish this, copy and paste the command below into the Command Line and press Enter key.
    %windir%\System32\regsvr32.exe /i Dxgi.dll
    Making a clean registry for the Dxgi.dll file in Regedit (Windows Registry Editor)
    Step 8:Making a clean registry for the Dxgi.dll file in Regedit (Windows Registry Editor)
  9. If the Windows version you use has 64 Bit architecture, after running the command above, you must run the command below. With this command, you will create a clean registry for the problematic registry of the Dxgi.dll file that we deleted.
    %windir%\SysWoW64\regsvr32.exe /i Dxgi.dll
    Creating a clean registry for the Dxgi.dll file (for 64 Bit)
    Step 9:Creating a clean registry for the Dxgi.dll file (for 64 Bit)
  10. You may see certain error messages when running the commands from the command line. These errors will not prevent the installation of the Dxgi.dll file. In other words, the installation will finish, but it may give some errors because of certain incompatibilities. After restarting your computer, to see if the installation was successful or not, try running the software that was giving the dll error again. If you continue to get the errors when running the software after the installation, you can try the 2nd Method as an alternative.

Method 2: Copying The Dxgi.dll File Into The Software File Folder

  1. First, you must find the installation folder of the software (the software giving the dll error) you are going to install the dll file to. In order to find this folder, "Right-Click > Properties" on the software's shortcut.
    Opening the software's shortcut properties window
    Step 1:Opening the software's shortcut properties window
  2. Open the software file folder by clicking the Open File Location button in the "Properties" window that comes up.
    Finding the software's file folder
    Step 2:Finding the software's file folder
  3. Copy the Dxgi.dll file.
  4. Paste the dll file you copied into the software's file folder that we just opened.
    Pasting the Dxgi.dll file into the software's file folder
    Step 3:Pasting the Dxgi.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 Dxgi.dll Error

  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 softwares on your computer. Find the software 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 software that gives you the dll error
    Step 2:Uninstalling the software that gives you the dll error
  3. You will see a "Do you want to uninstall this software?" confirmation window. Confirm the process and wait for the software 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 software. After the software is uninstalled, restart your computer.
    Confirming the uninstall process
    Step 3:Confirming the uninstall process
  4. 4. After restarting your computer, reinstall the software that was giving you the error.
  5. You can solve 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 solve dll errors in Windows you will need to complete the 4th Method and the 5th Method in the list.

Method 4: Solving the Dxgi.dll Problem by Using the Windows System File Checker (scf scannow)

  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. After typing the command below into the Command Line, push Enter.
    sfc /scannow
    Getting rid of dll errors using Windows's sfc /scannow command
    Step 2:Getting rid of dll errors using Windows's sfc /scannow command
  3. Depending on your computer's performance and the amount of errors on your system, this process can take some time. You can see the progress on the Command Line. Wait for this process to end. After the scan and repair processes are finished, try running the software giving you errors again.

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

Some softwares require updated dll files from the operating system. If your operating system is not updated, this requirement is not met and you will receive dll errors. Because of this, updating your operating system may solve the dll errors you are experiencing.

Most of the time, operating systems are automatically updated. However, in some situations, the automatic updates may not work. For situations like this, you may need to check for updates manually.

For every Windows version, the process of manually checking for updates is different. Because of this, we prepared a special guide for each Windows version. You can get our guides to manually check for updates based on the Windows version you use through the links below.

Guides to Manually Update for All Windows Versions

  1. Guide to Manually Update Windows 10
  2. Guide to Manually Update Windows 8.1 and Windows 8
  3. Guide to Manually Update Windows 7 and Windows Vista
  4. Guide to Manually Update Windows XP

Most Seen Dxgi.dll Errors

It's possible that during the softwares' installation or while using them, the Dxgi.dll file was damaged or deleted. You can generally see error messages listed below or similar ones in situations like this.

These errors we see are not unsolvable. If you've also received an error message like this, first you must download the Dxgi.dll file by clicking the "Download" button in this page's top section. After downloading the file, you should install the file and complete the solution methods explained a little bit above on this page and mount it in Windows. If you do not have a hardware problem, one of the methods explained in this article will solve your problem.

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

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