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gdiplus.dll free download



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File description

Microsoft GDI+

  • Version: 6.3.9600.17055 32bit
  • Filesize: 0.72 Mb
  • File language: English - United States
Rating: 4.08 757 votes

Alternative versions (7)=

File versionFile languageFilesize 
5.2.6001.22319 32bit English - United States 0.91 Mb
6.2.9200.16518 32bit English - United States 0.75 Mb
6.1.7601.21977 32bit English - United States 0.78 Mb
6.2.9200.16518 64bit English - United States 0.84 Mb
5.1.3102.1360 32bit English - United States 0.88 Mb
6.3.9600.17055 32bit English - United States 0.72 Mb
6.1.7601.21977 64bit English - United States 0.99 Mb

How to install gdiplus.dll=

Using the gdiplus.dll Fixer

  1. Download the gdiplus.dll Fixer
  2. Run the dffsetup-gdiplus.exe file that was downloaded.
  3. Wait for the installation to finish.
  4. After the installation has finished the Fixer will automatically launch (this may take a few minutes if you have an older computer). If you have any security software running on your computer (Comodo, ESET, Norton etc.), you may get warnings saying that DLL-files Fixer is trying to connect to internet and/or make changes to your computer. This is because the Fixer needs to contact our server to download the correct gdiplus.dll file, install it in the Windows system folder and then make changes to the Windows Registry. You should allow the Fixer to make these changes, otherwise your problem may not be solved.
  5. When the Fixer has installed gdiplus.dll on your computer, hopefully, your errors relating to gdiplus.dll will be gone! You will be given the option to scan your computer for more errros. We encourage you to do so. The trial version of the Fixer will fix up to 15 additional errors it encounters. You can later upgrade to the full version for only $29.95 to get unlimited error fixing and DLL-file downloads.

Using the zip file (for advanced users)


Extract gdiplus.dll from We recommend that you extract gdiplus.dll to the installation directory of the program that is requesting gdiplus.dll.

If that doesn't work, you will have to extract gdiplus.dll to your system directory. By default, this is:

  • C:\Windows\System (Windows 95/98/Me)
  • C:\WINNT\System32 (Windows NT/2000)
  • C:\Windows\System32 (Windows XP, Vista, 7)

If you use a 64-bit version of Windows, you should also place gdiplus.dll in C:\Windows\SysWOW64\

Make sure overwrite any existing files (but make a backup copy of the original file).

Reboot your computer.

If the problem still occurs, try the following:

  1. Open Windows Start menu and select "Run...".
  2. Type CMD and press Enter (or if you use Windows ME, type COMMAND)).
  3. Type regsvr32 gdiplus.dll and press Enter. Wiki content=

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Gdiplus.dll is an important component as it contains multiple libraries that support the "GDI Window manager" in "Microsoft Windows" operating systems. Gdiplus.dll makes two-dimensional drawing easier and it enables anti-aliasing, gradient shading and intrinsic support for modern graphic files such as JPEG and PNG-files.

The most common occurring error messages caused by problems with gdiplus.dll:

• "Gdiplus.dll Not Found."

• "This application failed to start because gdiplus.dll was not found. Re-installing the applications may fix this problem."

• "Cannot find [PATH]\gdiplus.dll."

• "The file gdiplus.dll is missing."

• "Cannot start [APPLICATION]. A required component is missing: gdiplus.dll. Please install [APPLICATION] again."

Errors with gdiplus.dll can be caused in different circumstances. Error messages can be displayed while trying to run or install certain applications, and even during start-up, shut-down and the install sequence of "Microsoft Windows". Errors are caused when the gdiplus.dll file is not located when required to do so. Errors are related to registry problems, virus or malware software or even hardware failure.

Most of "Microsoft’s" operating systems can be damaged by this problem and the universal solution to this problem is to download a new gdiplus.dll file and reinstall it in its proper folder.

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