Fix MSS32.dll Not Found or Missing Errors

The Mss32.dll is a dynamic link library module file which can store functions and data and it can be accessed by other dlls or applications in order to run smoothly. It is used in the Miles sound system library by Winamp and many other applications which are related to Winamp. Sometimes, you might get an popup error saying that Mss32.dll is missing from your computer.

The sound altering options in games, as well as other applications, are using this dynamic link library file in order to make everything process correctly.

There are a lot of errors this file may  cause on your personal computer. The file might have been corrupted or damage due to several reasons. There might be a malware on your system which is misplacing your files and causing these errors. The address of this file might have been messed up by the system. This file is used by a lot of vital applications and games so it is important that you do make sure that it is in it’s optimal working condition.

We will show you how to fix these errors related to this particular MSS32 dynamic link library file below

Fix Mss32.dll Is Missing Errors

FIX 1 – The address of the file

Many a time, the applications which need this dll file to run, place the dll in their root folder instead of the System32 folder. The Windows OS needs the dll file to be placed into the System32 folder in order to provide global access to the applications which need it.

In this method, we will search for the Mss32.dll file and we will copy it to all the necessary locations so that our application can access the file properly and you won’t face that error anymore.

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Steps:

  • Open up My Computer.
    mss32.dll is missing
  • Use the search bar and type Mss32.dll into it.
    mss32.dll not found
  • Press enter to begin the search and be patient as it might take a while depending on your system.
  • If you find no results, skip the steps and check out the download section.
  • If you found the file, copy the file by selecting it and simultaneously pressing the Ctrl + C keys.
  • Open the C Drive> Windows > System32 and paste the Mss32.dll into that folder by pressing the Ctrl + V key.
    mss32.dll missing
  • Check if the error is fixed by trying to reproduce it on your system.

What the above steps will do is that they will make the mss32.dll file available globally for all the applications which require that file to be run. Hope this solves your problem.

Move on to the next method if it still gives you an error

FIX 2 – Download the Missing DLL

  • Search for the dll file on the internet and use a trusted source with good reviews to download your file so that it does not install malware or some other unwanted third-party software on your system.
  • Copy the file by selecting it and simultaneously pressing the Ctrl + C key.
  • Open the C Drive> Windows > System32 and paste the Mss32.dll.

Try doing whatever was giving you error again

What the above steps will do is that they will make the mss32.dll file available globally for all the applications which require that file to be run. Hope this solves your problem.

Move on to the next method if it still gives you an error.

FIX 3 – Reinstalling

If a certain program is showing you an error that the dynamic link library file is missing from your system, then all you have to do is reinstall it and it might solve your problems.

Sometimes it is a faulty install or the corrupted/damaged files that cause a ruckus and it can be a tedious task to go through thousands of files just in order to solve one little error. This is the best way you can avoid the manual mayhem.

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What this will do is it will replace all the settings and files and make your program run like the default installation you initially started with.

FIX 4 – Cleaning the Registry of the System

The registry is responsible for storing the functions that execute the tasks an application or another dll uses in order to perform smoothly. The database is a vast form of information in the system where all those important references are stored in order to make everything work and that is the reason the registry is always running which puts a load on the files it consists and there is a chance that the files may be hindered due to an error in the registry.

Just search for the term ‘Registry Cleaner’ and using the results that your search engine provides, you can download software which automatically does this labor for you. Just make sure that you are downloading a registry cleaner from a trusted source.

Conlusion

All of the above methods are tested and proven to work in different circumstances and if in case there’s still a problem with your system, you can simply reinstall the Windows OS using the installation disc which consists of the boot images.

 

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