Mapi32.dll is a dynamic link library file and is for computer network security the mapi32.dll and holds many programs functions for the messaging programming application interface map for short. Mapi32.dll is used by e-mail programs for the involvement of e-mail functionality and is vital for the e-mail program. Without mapi32.dll you would not be able to send and receive e-mails as it is required for the use e-mail functions and your e-mail program to work properly.
Most the time the mapi32.dll works fine but sometimes you may get an error stating that mapi32.dll is missing when you try to send or receive e-mail there are a few reasons that can cause a mapi32.DLL error message.
Listed below are three things that can cause a mapi32.dll error and how to fix it.
The first reason that can cause an mapi32.dll error is if the file has become corrupt and does not work properly this happens this happens in two ways when Malware gets into your system and damages the mapi32.dll causing the e-mail program not to be able to find the file. The second way is if your e-mail program has become corrupt and cannot and is not working properly. The mapi32.dll error can cause your e-mail program to freeze and in some cases can cause your system to freeze and crash.
To fix a corrupted program and get rid of the error you will need to run a registry cleaner to remove the Adware or Spyware that is damage the program. Once the registry cleaner has removed the harmful Malware you will need to uninstall the e-mail program and reinstall it back on your system stop the error message.
It is also a good idea to run a registry cleaner often to remove harmful Malware that can cause files to become corrupt but will also stop Malware that can damage programs or system and help the performance of your system by speeding it.
The second reason that can cause a mapi32.dll error is if the file accidentally gets delete this can happen when you uninstall any e-mail programs that use a mapi32.dll file. This can also happen due to user error if you accidentally delete the file off your system. To fix this you will need to uninstall the e-mail program that is having the error and reinstall, sometimes you may have to uninstall all your e-mail programs and reinstall them if they can’t find the mapi32.dll file
The third reason that can cause a mapi32.dll error is if a virus gets on your computer and damages the e-mail program causing it not to work properly as there are many viruses out there that can cause these sorts of error problems. To fix this problem you will need to download and install a virus scanner to remove or quarantines the virus that has infected your e-mail program. Once this is down you will need to uninstall the e-mail program and reinstall it to get rid of mapi32.dll error.
It is a good idea to run a virus scanner from time to time to prevent the infection of harmful virus that can damage your system.