Cannot load the "comctl32.dll" DLL into memory.

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  1. Benjamin
    Benjamin avatar
    1 posts
    Member since:
    Mar 2009

    Posted 11 Apr 2017 Link to this post

    Hi,

     

    I keep gettiing this error anytime i attempt to open fiddler.

     

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    Cannot load the "comctl32.dll" DLL into memory.

    Type: System.ComponentModel.Win32Exception
    Source: System.Windows.Forms
       at System.Windows.Forms.Control.get_CreateParams()
       at System.Windows.Forms.ScrollableControl.get_CreateParams()
       at System.Windows.Forms.ContainerControl.get_CreateParams()
       at System.Windows.Forms.Form.get_CreateParams()
       at .ž“.›“() in C:\JenkinsHome\jobs\FiddlerReleaseBuild\workspace\Fiddler2\SplashScreen.cs:line 62
       at System.Windows.Forms.Control..ctor(Boolean autoInstallSyncContext)
       at System.Windows.Forms.ScrollableControl..ctor()
       at System.Windows.Forms.ContainerControl..ctor()
       at System.Windows.Forms.Form..ctor()
       at .ž“..ctor() in C:\JenkinsHome\jobs\FiddlerReleaseBuild\workspace\Fiddler2\SplashScreen.cs:line 22
       at Fiddler.frmViewer.‹•(String[] ˆ•) in C:\JenkinsHome\jobs\FiddlerReleaseBuild\workspace\Fiddler2\Viewer.cs:line 2763
       at Fiddler.frmViewer.‡•(String[] ˆ•) in C:\JenkinsHome\jobs\FiddlerReleaseBuild\workspace\Fiddler2\Viewer.cs:line 2717
    Fiddler v4.6.20171.9220 (x64 AMD64) [.NET 4.0.30319.42000 on Microsoft Windows NT 10.0.14393.0] 
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    OK   
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  2. Tsviatko Yovtchev
    Admin
    Tsviatko Yovtchev avatar
    549 posts

    Posted 20 Apr 2017 Link to this post

    Hi,

    It looks like something is broken on your system. We have tested the same Fiddler version on the very same Windows 10 build and it works flawlessly. The comctl32.dll is used by the WinFomrs controls in Fiddler. Please, make sure it is present and not damaged.

    Regards,
    Tsviatko Yovtchev
    Telerik by Progress
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