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wsock32.dll free download



File specifications-

File description

Windows Socket 32-Bit DLL

  • Version: 6.2.9200.16384 32bit
  • Filesize: 5.5 kb
  • File language: English - United States
Rating: 4.09 223 votes

Alternative versions (9)=

File versionFile languageFilesize 
6.3.9600.16384 32bit English - United States 5.5 kb
5.1.2600.5512 32bit English - United States 6 kb
6.2.9200.16384 32bit English - United States 5.5 kb
5.1.2600.5512 32bit Swedish 6.1 kb
6.0.6001.18000 64bit English - United States 6.3 kb
6.1.7600.16385 32bit English - United States 5.6 kb
6.0.6001.18000 32bit English - United States 5.5 kb
Download> 32bit English - United States 32.5 kb
5.1.2600.2180 32bit Swedish 6.1 kb

How to install wsock32.dll=

Using the wsock32.dll Fixer

  1. Download the wsock32.dll Fixer
  2. Run the dff_fpo-wsock32.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 wsock32.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 wsock32.dll on your computer, hopefully, your errors relating to wsock32.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 wsock32.dll from We recommend that you extract wsock32.dll to the installation directory of the program that is requesting wsock32.dll.

If that doesn't work, you will have to extract wsock32.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 wsock32.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 wsock32.dll and press Enter. Wiki content=

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