gdi32.amx - How to Fix? Download Now

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing gdi32.amx files. Situations like that can occur, for example, during a software installation process. Each software program requires certain resources, libraries, and source data to work properly. Corrupted or nonexistent gdi32.amx file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

gdi32.amx file AMX Mod Plugin. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Windows software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of gdi32.amx related errors on your device. You can also download gdi32.amx file compatible with Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista

File info

General information
Filename gdi32.amx
File extension AMX
Type Plugin
Description AMX Mod Plugin
Program Windows 7
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 7
File size 318770
Oldest file 2009-04-11
Latest file 2010-11-21

There are various types of errors related to gdi32.amx file. gdi32.amx file may be located in wrong file directory on your device, may not be present in the system, or may be infected with malicious software and therefore not work correctly. Below is a list of most common error messages related to gdi32.amx file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • gdi32.amx is corrupted
  • gdi32.amx cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - gdi32.amx
  • gdi32.amx file error
  • gdi32.amx file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register gdi32.amx file:
  • gdi32.amx file could not be loaded
  • gdi32.amx file doesn't exist



Application could not be started because gdi32.amx file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to gdi32.amx can be addressed in various ways. Some methods are meant only for advanced users. If you don't have confidence in your skills, we suggest consulting a specialist. Fixing gdi32.amx file errors should be approached with utmost caution for any mistakes can result in unstable or unproperly working system. If you have the necassary skills, please proceed.

gdi32.amx file errors can be caused by various factors, so its is beneficial to try to fix them using various methods.

Step 1: Scan your computer for any malicious software

Virus Scan

Windows files are commonly attacked by malicious software that prevents them from working properly. First step in addressing problems with gdi32.amx file or any other Windows system files should be scanning the system for malicious software using an antivirus tool.

If by any chance you don't have any antivirus software installed on your system yet, you should do it immediately. Unprotected system is not only a source of file errors, but, more importantly, makes your system vulnerable to many dangers. If you don't know which antivirus tool to choose, consult this Wikipedia article – comparison of antivirus software.

Step 2: Update your system and drivers.

Windows Update

Installing relevant Microsoft Windows patches and updates may solve your problems related to gdi32.amx file. Use dedicated Windows tool to perform the update.

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "Windows Update" in the search field
  3. Choose the appropriate software program (name may vary depending on your system version)
  4. Check if your system is up to date. If any unapplied updates are listed, install them immediately.
  5. After the update has been done,restart your computer in order to complete the process.

Beside updating the system, it is recommended that you install latest device drivers, as drivers can influence proper working of gdi32.amx or other system files. In order to do so, go to your computer or device producer's website where you will find information regarding latest driver updates.

Step 3: Use System File Checker (SFC) tool

System File Checker

System File Checker is a Microsoft Windows tool. As the name suggests, the tool is used for identyfing and addressing system file related errors, including those related to gdi32.amx file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the gdi32.amx file with properly working version. To use the tool:

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "cmd" in the search field
  3. Locate "Command Prompt" result – don't run it yet:
  4. Click the right mouse button and select "Run as Administrator" option
  5. Type "sfc /scannow" in console prompt to start the program and follow the instructions

Step 4: Restoring Windows system

Windows Recovery

Another approach is to restore system to previous state, before the gdi32.amx file error occured. In order to restore your system, follow the instructions below

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "System Restore" in the search field
  3. Start the system restore tool – it's name may differ depending on version of the system
  4. The application will guide you through the process – read the messages carefully
  5. After the process has finished, restart your computer.

If all the above-mentioned methods failed and the gdi32.amx file problem has not been resolved, proceed to the next step. Remember that the following steps are intended only for advanced users.

Download and replace gdi32.amx file

The last solution is to manually download and replace gdi32.amx file in appropriate folder on the disk. Select file version compatible with your operating system and click the "Download" button. Next, go to your web browser's "Downloaded" folder and copy the downloaded gdi32.amx file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of gdi32.amx file example directory paths.

  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\manifeststore\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\manifeststore\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\manifeststore\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\manifeststore\

If the steps did not solve your gdi32.amx file problem, you should consult a professional. A probability exists that the error(s) might be device-related and therefore should be resolved at the hardware level. A fresh operating system installation might be necessary – a faulty system installation process can result in data loss.

File versions list

Filename gdi32.amx
System Windows 7
File size 318770 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 02bc249f797c02f7ff24beb065e38da5
SHA1 a1204147e81d8250a8cfe21556ed8e1ceb2d1886
SHA256 5fde606054fa95c8fc93a07745b3ed0a57e089f789c94058af0482d055bff621
CRC32 58f32928
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\manifeststore\
Filename gdi32.amx
System Windows 7
File size 334838 bytes
Date 2010-11-21
File details
MD5 6bed6ddbb4448871492fdeef1a367c49
SHA1 436530281aa610c206cc242fa0de41d4bb6a99a2
SHA256 a47aebb591812475d6f6948c90a740c571798b4dd0e6d92f126b0379c8cb3bf3
CRC32 4eab6122
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\manifeststore\
Filename gdi32.amx
System Windows Vista
File size 301054 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 1de85b8ee23263a868a4b7f8d142457c
SHA1 aaf65f14f61a77e645c17fed57c1d4d74ee48742
SHA256 0c08ac1563dec09aaffca9e74a4827a506ef613541786dd2c1a0215ba2219b9a
CRC32 a0a71bdc
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\manifeststore\
Filename gdi32.amx
System Windows Vista
File size 316742 bytes
Date 2009-04-11
File details
MD5 ca852f58e146d50de23e1d5c0a7349bb
SHA1 c9bf076bb7a0bb6a807de45004dda4f7400bc5a6
SHA256 acd165622383db80dede27e515c2a5c479aa0b1b1002f48ce263a15fb17122ba
CRC32 f6ca8cdb
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\manifeststore\