Have you ever got the error notification similar to above when you are trying to launch Visual Boy Advance for the first time? If so, don’t worry. We have the solution to fix the error of missing d3dx9_41.dll that happens on your VBA app. Keep reading to know how to fix d3dx9_41.dll is missing on Visual Boy Advance.
What is d3dx9_41.dll?
The d3dx9_41.dll is one of the files contained in the DirectX software. Most of the games and graphic programs need this dll file in able to run on Windows PC. So, if this error appears on your screen, it may likely one of those apps fail to load the dll file.
There are several specific error notifications when your PC Windows fails to load the d3dx9_41.dll file:
The file d3dx9_41.dll is missing
D3dx9_41.dll No Found
File d3dx9_41.dll not found
D3dx9_41.dll not found. Reinstalling might help fix this.
One of the error messages above will appear will when you start Visual Boy Advance (VBA) GBA Emulator on your PC Windows. Follow the tutorial below to fix the dll error on VBA for PC.
How to Fix d3dx9_41.dll is missing on Visual Boy Advance
We don’t suggest you to download d3dx9_41.dll file individually from the dll sites. Although it seems similar, the file is actually different and it causes another problem. Instead, you should follow the steps below:
- Download the latest version of Microsoft DirectX and install it on your Windows PC. As you know that the d3dx9_41.dll is one of the dll files in the DirectX, so it’s better to install the new package and get the update of DirectX version for your PC Windows.
- After you install the new version of DirectX, restart your PC Windows.
- Now you can run VisualBoy Advance GBA emulator to see if the d3dx9_41.dll missing error has disappeared.
- If the error still persists try to download the new VBA installer from here – Download VBA for PC and install it.
That’s it. We hope the steps above can help you to get rid of the d3dx9_41.dll error message. Now you can play the GBA games on Visual Boy Advance on your PC without any problems.
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