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The ___ file is linked to missing export

The information in this article applies to:

  • WinWay Resume Deluxe 10 or earlier


When you try to run the product, you may receive any of the following messages:

  • "The MSVCIRT.DLL file is linked to missing export MSVCRT.DLL"
  • "The WWTOOLS20.DLL file is linked to missing export MFC42.dll"
  • "A required DLL file, MSVCIRT.DLL, was not found"

These errors are typically caused by an old version of a DLL file.

More Information

Step 1

  1. Download and run DllUpdate
  2. Reboot your computer
  3. Try to run the WinWay product again

Step 2

  1. Select "Start," "Search," "For Files or Folders," and enter this file name: mfc42.dll
  2. Click "Search." This may find several instances of this file on your computer. This file is normally found in "c:\windows\system" or "c:\winnt\system32"
  3. Note that each file instance is listed along with the folder it is in. Note the folder name.  If the folder is "c:\windows\system" or "c:\winnt\system32", no action is needed.
  4. If the folder is anything else, right click on the file name - mfc42.dll.  Select "rename," and change the file name from "mfc42.dll" to "mfc42.bak"
  5. Repeat above steps for: msvcrt.dll, msvcirt.dll
  6. Download and run DllUpdate again
  7. Reboot your computer


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