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Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

dmdlgs.dll file Disk Management Snap-in Dialogs. The file was developed by for use with software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of dmdlgs.dll related errors on your device. You can also download dmdlgs.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows XP devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows XP

File info

General information
Filename dmdlgs.dll
File extension DLL
Description Disk Management Snap-in Dialogs
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Dynamic link library
System Windows NT 32-bit
Copyrights © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)

There are various types of errors related to dmdlgs.dll file. dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll 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.

dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll file

The last solution is to manually download and replace dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows XP: ---

If the steps did not solve your dmdlgs.dll 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 dmdlgs.dll
System Windows 10
File size 410112 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 d4fe6d9a8606cbdf01d45b0a893240b4
SHA1 4f37a9986cc53d0577305b0588d2be48685ff107
SHA256 a4cc1e4bd377fd6873bfbc1a22968adf27f4606a34331c433e2c37d25daf337f
CRC32 8b8c5b9a
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename dmdlgs.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 414720 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 cca80f8813401b2cd0b1d7879eb99dcc
SHA1 9fc8cf3be1ee8d133e7d8c9e622490bbc7cc3c4b
SHA256 d03954305a32bfcc938cc9ac0af1d5d9ac20e14ff7b07c4859366c2e3f5a83b0
CRC32 f5478c45
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename dmdlgs.dll
System Windows 8
File size 410624 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 355773f425c43f46a136a2352f6f11ef
SHA1 bcab84b869f6e63b47268812fc316bca55de232d
SHA256 c044437663587771ac4b698433cf43b34212f0d368ab34ba8f83e67a8b1c0a60
CRC32 1559e1a4
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename dmdlgs.dll
System Windows 7
File size 395776 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 e71a33f4ea997289069208249c3cf15f
SHA1 624e65c316e8a4db71e3a435f82ffb743b1d6373
SHA256 0f108147e8b2fa7f3d22d65638c13e8be3d76b40c615ec9d3ed306210c0cb88f
CRC32 87223815
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename dmdlgs.dll
System Windows 7
File size 487424 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 f5fdc620e193b2c2f1cf0052ff73cee1
SHA1 d3bc9f333fffd857d076022eb77ca2cf3f4d6852
SHA256 fa2eab11679e842f64f149a6e0a8ca1bbdb7b8c7b7be97128874e19db63ac72b
CRC32 9dc597da
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename dmdlgs.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 482816 bytes
Date 2008-01-21
File details
MD5 776f1efe25e6004ecb23dee8198cfd27
SHA1 ad57a8aa515c960672062e24b9d1082773066248
SHA256 1a03e56939f35e222d2172f1339f297bd3d69e29670bcda8caba7ade0dccdc09
CRC32 4e097702
Example file location ---
Filename dmdlgs.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 388096 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 b4c4990bfa054df52731300c911b47c6
SHA1 796d54ba5188b11ab4dc6d36bb55038f24d4e2ea
SHA256 0d1089056d71806ed7b73289fe28a4f452e4b8ca5dfffb11ca596e73460e20ce
CRC32 3ae44083
Example file location ---
Filename dmdlgs.dll
System Windows XP
File size 285184 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 16e504e09a1c69f8ee8bb7ee237f0070
SHA1 1d7b7f0b555cc58bab8e31d39f2d8dbd35fd7047
SHA256 5b61700a467d742089e751934d2e6199c48272575b32a6011dd0f5baca4f8357
CRC32 318d3e05
Example file location ---