Missing dpnwsock.dll error solution for Windows

Please read the instructions carefully before you download the dpnwsock.dll.Take the proper steps to safely clean and repair windows errors.

1. Where should this file go? After you download dpnwsock.dll on your machine, paste it in directory where it missing, and also copy it to

Windows 95, 98, ME C:\Windows\System
Windows NT, 2000 C:\WinNT\System32
Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 C:\Windows\System32
64-bit Windows C:\Windows\System64

If you can't find windows directory try:
a. Press and hold Windows key on your keyboard, then press button R.
b. Enter the command "cmd" and press Enter
c. In a command window enter the command "set systemroot" and press Enter. It will display system directory.
2. Go to "start" ==> "run" and type "regsvr32 dpnwsock.dll" to register the file to the system.

File Information
  • Namedpnwsock.dll (dpnwsock.dl_)
  • CategoryOperating System > dll
  • Description

    Microsoft DirectPlay8 Winsock Provider

    Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.


  • Filenamedpnwsock.zip
  • Filesize34.05 kB
  • Filetypezip (Mime Type: application/zip)
  • Rating 4.7 / 5 , 17 rating
  • MD5: cc3439e8bf1df4e24a8da520ab079f4c
  • SHA1: 4a90916b608a45bae36ee23ace0d1178cec268f8
  • SHA265: $5$rounds=5000$dlldownloadsyste$nzCgWH7Zn6mqWYSbc1Aejo4S9cP2gfAjUWAwzXvk64B

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Got computer error message like:

"dpnwsock.dll crash"
"bad image"
"error loading"
"dpnwsock.dll was not found"
"the procedure entry point dpnwsock.dll error"
"dpnwsock.dll could not be located"
"Access Violation"
"Cannot register dpnwsock.dll"

at startup or shutdown or run program?
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  • Download and install dpnwsock.dll.
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  • Reinstall the application.