Direct X package for Windows is responsible for graphics processing in games and other multimedia applications. It is not included in the standard software, it’s usually installed along with the games. Many gamers faced an error which says that file D3d9.dll is missing. It can be changed, deleted or blocked by antivirus. This usually occurs due to the installation of any new games that will change D3d9.dll to a version of this library. Also this error can be encountered if you have an old version of DirectX.
You can fix this situation in two ways:
- Reinstall or update DirectX
- Download file D3d9.dll
Error D3d9.dll appears most often when running games such as CS GO, GTA San Andreas and World of Tanks. If it POPs up just for one certain game, and others are working properly, you can try to reinstall the problematic game. If this does not solve the problem, you should download DirectX. You can find it on the official website of Microsoft where you can get the latest version of the package. The DirectX installation will completely update all the libraries associated with it. In most cases this solves the problem with error D3d9.dll but not always.
If after reinstalling DirectX the game did not start, it is possible to download D3d9.dll for GTA San Andreas and many other games. This maneuver will surely solve the issue. You can download library D3d9.dll for Windows 7/8/10 on our website. Then usually the question arises, where to put this file. For a 64-bit version of Windows, the folder is C:\Windows\SysWOW64 and for 32-bit — C:\Windows\System32. After placing the library in the correct folder, you need to make registration. Then be sure to restart the computer and try again to start the problematic application. Most likely, everything should work fine.
- OS Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
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