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Pgcntl32.dll download. The Pgcntl32.dll file is a dynamic link library for Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP. You can fix "The file Pgcntl32.dll is missing." and "Pgcntl32.dll not found." errors by downloading and installing this file from our site.
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pgcntl32
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About Pgcntl32.dll

Pgcntl32.dll, is a dll file developed by AOL.

The size of this dll file is 0.05 MB and its download links are healthy. It has been downloaded 336 times already.

Operating Systems That Can Use the Pgcntl32.dll File

How to Download Pgcntl32.dll File?

  1. Click on the green-colored "Download" button (The button marked in the picture below).
    Starting the download process for Pgcntl32.dll
    Step 1:Starting the download process for Pgcntl32.dll
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Methods for Solving Pgcntl32.dll

ATTENTION! Before starting the installation, the Pgcntl32.dll file needs to be downloaded. If you have not downloaded it, download the file before continuing with the installation steps. If you don't know how to download it, you can immediately browse the dll download guide above.

Method 1: Solving the DLL Error by Copying the Pgcntl32.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 "Pgcntl32.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 Pgcntl32.dll file
    Step 1:Extracting the Pgcntl32.dll file
  2. Copy the "Pgcntl32.dll" file you extracted and paste it into the "C:\Windows\System32" folder.
    Copying the Pgcntl32.dll file into the Windows/System32 folder
    Step 2:Copying the Pgcntl32.dll file into the Windows/System32 folder
  3. If you are using a 64 Bit operating system, copy the "Pgcntl32.dll" file and paste it into the "C:\Windows\sysWOW64" as well.
    NOTE! On Windows operating systems with 64 Bit architecture, the dll file must be in both the "sysWOW64" folder as well as the "System32" folder. In other words, you must copy the "Pgcntl32.dll" file into both folders.
    Pasting the Pgcntl32.dll file into the Windows/sysWOW64 folder
    Step 3:Pasting the Pgcntl32.dll file into the Windows/sysWOW64 folder
  4. In order to run the Command Line as an administrator, complete the following steps.
    NOTE! In this explanation, we ran the Command Line on Windows 10. If you are using one of the Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP operating systems, you can use the same methods to run the Command Line as an administrator. Even though the pictures are taken from Windows 10, the processes are similar.
    1. First, open the Start Menu and before clicking anywhere, type "cmd" but do not press Enter.
    2. When you see the "Command Line" option among the search results, hit the "CTRL" + "SHIFT" + "ENTER" keys on your keyboard.
    3. A window will pop up asking, "Do you want to run this process?". Confirm it by clicking to "Yes" button.
    Running the Command Line as an administrator
    Step 4:Running the Command Line as an administrator
  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 Pgcntl32.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 Pgcntl32.dll
    Deleting the Pgcntl32.dll file's problematic registry in the Windows Registry Editor
    Step 5:Deleting the Pgcntl32.dll file's problematic registry in the Windows Registry Editor
  6. If the Windows you use has 64 Bit architecture, after running the command above, you must run the command below. This command will clean the broken registry of the Pgcntl32.dll file from the 64 Bit architecture (The Cleaning process is only with registries in the Windows Registry Editor. In other words, the dll file that we pasted into the SysWoW64 folder will stay as it is).
    %windir%\SysWoW64\regsvr32.exe /u Pgcntl32.dll
    Uninstalling the broken registry of the Pgcntl32.dll file from the Windows Registry Editor (for 64 Bit)
    Step 6:Uninstalling the broken registry of the Pgcntl32.dll file from the Windows Registry Editor (for 64 Bit)
  7. You must create a new registry for the dll file that you deleted from the registry editor. In order to do this, copy the command below and paste it into the Command Line and hit Enter.
    %windir%\System32\regsvr32.exe /i Pgcntl32.dll
    Creating a new registry for the Pgcntl32.dll file
    Step 7:Creating a new registry for the Pgcntl32.dll file
  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 Pgcntl32.dll file that we deleted.
    %windir%\SysWoW64\regsvr32.exe /i Pgcntl32.dll
    Reregistering the Pgcntl32.dll file in the system (for 64 Bit)
    Step 8:Reregistering the Pgcntl32.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 Pgcntl32.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 Pgcntl32.dll File to the Software File Folder

  1. First, you need to find the file folder for the software you are receiving the "Pgcntl32.dll not found", "Pgcntl32.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 Pgcntl32.dll file into this folder that opens.
    Copying the Pgcntl32.dll file into the software's file folder
    Step 3:Copying the Pgcntl32.dll file into the software's file folder
  4. This is all there is to the process. Now, try to run the software again. If the problem still is not solved, you can try the 3rd Method.

Method 3: Uninstalling and Reinstalling the Software that Gives You the Pgcntl32.dll Error

  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 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 Pgcntl32.dll Problem by Using the Windows System File Checker (scf scannow)

  1. In order to run the Command Line as an administrator, complete the following steps.
    NOTE! In this explanation, we ran the Command Line on Windows 10. If you are using one of the Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows XP operating systems, you can use the same methods to run the Command Line as an administrator. Even though the pictures are taken from Windows 10, the processes are similar.
    1. First, open the Start Menu and before clicking anywhere, type "cmd" but do not press Enter.
    2. When you see the "Command Line" option among the search results, hit the "CTRL" + "SHIFT" + "ENTER" keys on your keyboard.
    3. A window will pop up asking, "Do you want to run this process?". Confirm it by clicking to "Yes" button.
    Running the Command Line as an administrator
    Step 1:Running the Command Line as an administrator
  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 Pgcntl32.dll Errors by Manually Updating Windows

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.

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

Common Pgcntl32.dll Errors

It's possible that during the softwares' installation or while using them, the Pgcntl32.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 Pgcntl32.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. "Pgcntl32.dll not found." error
  2. "The file Pgcntl32.dll is missing." error
  3. "Pgcntl32.dll access violation." error
  4. "Cannot register Pgcntl32.dll." error
  5. "Cannot find Pgcntl32.dll." error
  6. "This application failed to start because Pgcntl32.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem." error