It happens that the game does not start because of a lack of one or more dll files. One of these errors associated with the library X3daudio1_7.dll. Most often it affects games like The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Call of Duty, Need for Speed and many other bestsellers. Often the error text says that reinstalling the game will help to solve the issue, but it is scarcely going to help. There is a chance that the game will load the correct library this time, but it is small. The error arises from the fact that the file X3daudio1_7.dll is not installed, deleted or corrupted. It is part of the DirectX package, which is usually installed with the game. Pirate versions of games do not always contain this important package, sometimes it is necessary to install it by yourself.
This can be done in two ways:
- Download X3daudio1_7.dll for Windows 7, 8 or 10
- Install the entire DirectX package.
It is easiest way to download the problematic library and put it in the system folder. In this case, you will spend less time and effort than installing the entire package, but there is no guarantee that the game will start. You can free download file X3daudio1_7.dll from our website. We have posted the latest version of the file, checked by antivirus. It is suitable for Windows 7 and 8/10. Downloaded library need to be put in system folder and then registered. In the 32-bit version of Windows it is C:\Windows\System32 and for 64-bit — C:\Windows\SysWOW64. After registering, restart the system.
If you then popped up an error with the name of the other dll file, then you need to download and install the entire DirectX package. You will also find it here. The installation package will load all the libraries of DirectX on your computer. After this procedure, make a reset and try again to start the app with the error. Most likely, the problem will disappear and you will be able to finally run the game.
- OS Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
- Bit 32/64bit
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