How to Solve Urlmon.Dll Errors

Urlmon.dll is used by Microsoft software to help load the "Object Linking And Embedding" library on your PC. This is basically a framework of files & settings that your software will use to incorporate the likes of hyperlinks & other "objects" into your programs. If you have errors caused by this file, it suggests that you have some sort of problem either with the file or the software trying to use it.

Steps

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    The first step to fix urlmon.dll errors it to replace the urlmon.dll file on your PC with a fresh one. We are fortunate in that a lot of websites have now been launched which offer direct free downloads of DLL files, giving you the ability to replace any defective or damaged ones on your system. To do this, you should first log onto Google and look for "Download Urlmon.dll". This will bring up the sites which have this file, allowing you to download it. After downloading it to your PC, you should back up your original copy in the "C:/Windows/System32" folder and replace it with the new one from the Internet.
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    Register Urlmon. Use the command regsvr32 C:/Windows/System32/Urlmon.dll.
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    After replacing the file, you may wish to restore your PC using the "System Restore" facility. This will roll back any settings / options that may have changed on your computer to a time when the error did not show. This will allow your PC to properly read the files & settings again, which should hopefully stop the error from showing.

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