Getting Errors Fixed
Replacing these files isn't as simple as just placing them in the correct directory. If you are experiencing errors related to one or more missing DLL files you may need technical assistance.
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Instructions for replacing MSSTDFMT.DLL
To properly replace your missing MSSTDFMT.DLL file please use the following instructions:
- Download MSSTDFMT.DLL (right click the text on the left and save to your Desktop).
- Back up your current copy of MSSTDFMT.DLL and copy the new version to the same file location. This file should be located in the WINDOWS\SYSTEM directory on your C: drive (for Windows NT and 2000: \WINNT\system32).
- Using your mouse, click on the "Start" button and then click on "Run".
- According to your Operating System, type the following command to register this library file:
Windows 95, 98, or Me:
Windows NT or 2000:
- You should see a message saying "DllRegisterServer ... succeeded\"
If you are getting an error telling you that the file is missing, then you are not typing the command in correctly. You will need to type it in *exactly* as as shown above for your operating system.
* Please note that there is a SPACE after "regsvr32" and before the rest of the command.
You should probably copy and paste the command so that you are unable to mistype it.
Download MSSTDFMT.DLL now (right-click on the link and select "Save Target as...").
Alternatively, if you are missing several library files you can download the Ascentive Library Installer which will install and register most of the Library Files used by Ascentive products.
Please use the following URL to download the 5.66 MB (5,935,720 bytes) Ascentive Library Installer.
Right click on the link below and select “Save target as...”
Please be advised that the Ascentive Library Installer is not exhaustive in its installation of library files and may not install and register missing library files not used by Ascentive products. If you are still encountering errors related to missing library files after using the Ascentive Library Installer you will need to download, replace, and register those missing files sepeartely.
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