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How to read dll files?

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hi I have a roulette game on my pc i wanted to know whats the sequence of the roulette,It has a dll file and a file call gam. I wanted to know how i can read the dll file.
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by:painkil
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may be its that difficult i can also email you the file gam and dll....I will increase the point to 280..
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by:_corey_
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You're not going to be able to read that data the way you want from the .dll
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by:painkil
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ok,n how about the  .gam file can i know what kind of file or a quick view, encryption the use?
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by:_corey_
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I really don't think you're going to be able to view this data from any simple viewer. Unless you already know how to crack the code, it's not going to be possible to tell you, especially without knowing the file format. :)
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by:JNighthawk
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Wow. *shakes his head at Painkil* Please think about what you ask BEFORE you ask it. Wouldn't this be illegal either way, under the DMCA?
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Matt-the-HAT earned 300 total points
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As has been said: not easy to hard + legally suspect...

You don't read DLL files but you can make API calls to them.  They are libraries of functions you pass them some information and they pass back an answer.  If you can get some idea as to what the calls the DLL takes are you could at least use it.
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by:JNighthawk
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Well, on the subject. I want to make a DLL that stores bitmaps in it. This is possible, correct? If so, anyone want to walk me through it using VC++ 6.0?
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by:feed_our_vision
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you can read the dll file with a software like this Jasc product:
quick Viewer plus,ypucan download at this addres.
http://yukle.superonline.com/index.aspx?gotoAlt=19
if the link doesn't browse correctly.dfind on Google jasc+quick+viewer+plus+download+demo

but since you don' know the content of the functions export by the dll you can't use them.
very sorry
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by:feed_our_vision
ID: 10982224
you can read the dll file with a software like this Jasc product:
quick Viewer plus,ypucan download at this addres.
http://yukle.superonline.com/index.aspx?gotoAlt=19
if the link doesn't browse correctly.dfind on Google jasc+quick+viewer+plus+download+demo

but since you don' know the content of the functions export by the dll you can't use them.
very sorry
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by:feed_our_vision
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when i say you can read, i mean you can know the function you can export and call  in your program.
but it's not possible to view the code of these functions.
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by:carbur
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Try the program called dependencywalker

http://www.dependencywalker.com/

but you can just see the function names not inside of them.
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