Friday, December 9, 2022

How To Fix D3dCompiler_47.dll Is Missing Error?

D3DCompiler_47.dll, developed by Microsoft is related to DirectX. It deals with games and other multimedia tasks on your Windows system.

If you find D3DCompiler_47.dll is missing from your PC, then this article is going to help you solve this problem.


How To Find The Missing D3DCompiler_47.Dll?

There can be plenty of reasons why the D3DCompiler_47.dll is missing, but let us focus on the solutions to get the file back.

1) Re-register D3DCompiler_47.dll

This is the first step that I can suggest when you find d3dcompiler_47.dll missing from your system.

Some programs that require d3dcompiler_47.dll can re-register the file.

To do that follow the steps given below:

  • Type CMD in the Windows search bar and right-click on Command Prompt. Select the Run as administrator option.


  • Now run the following commands in the elevated Command Prompt window and press the Enter key:
regsvr32 /u D3DCompiler_47.dll

regsvr32 /i D3DCompiler_47.dll

regsvr32_u D3DCompiler_47_dll_cmd_command

These commands are to first unregister and re-register the file.

2) Update Your Windows

You must update your Windows to the latest version when D3dcompiler_47.dll is missing from your computer.

DirectX is an important component of Windows OS and the latest Windows updates include its patches.

So, when you update your Windows, DirectX will also get updated at the same time.

Now follow the steps to update Windows:

  • Open the Settings by pressing Win + I. Click on Update & Security option.


  • Now click on Windows Update and from the right pane click on Check for updates option.


  • Complete the installation process and restart your computer.

3) Install The Latest Graphics Drivers

When you are dealing with multimedia tasks and games, you should always keep your graphics driver updated.

The outdated graphics drivers can lead to these kinds of issues.

The GPU manufacturers release frequent updates with the latest features.

So, update the graphics drivers from this guide and solve the problem.

4) Run SFC and DISM Scan

Corrupted or missing system files can give rise to various kinds of problems.

So, troubleshoot the errors occurring from these missing or corrupted files using System File Checker.

An SFC scan will check and fix the problem.

If running an SFC scan cannot fix the problem, then run a DISM Scan or Deployment Image Servicing and Management tool. Here is how you can do it.

This can repair Windows corrupted images due to viruses, malware, or bad driver updates.

Closing Up

Hope the above article has solved the problem when D3dCompiler_47.dll is missing from your system.

For any other queries, send us a reply in the comments section below.

Sanchita Das
Sanchita Das
Creative and focused. Always ready to learn new techniques and improvise accordingly. Loves to meet new challenges and explore new possibilities.


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