How to register 32 and 64 bit dll or ocx files using Windows 7 from run window and command prompt

Posted on 2011-10-20
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
On a 64 bit Windows 7 I get error trying to use regsvr32.  How can I register 32 or 64 bit dll or ocx files from the "run" window and also from the command prompt?
Question by:gloyola1
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    you need to run it from C:\Windows\SysWOW64
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    in windows 7 64bit you have 2 files, c:\windows\system32\regsvr32.exe is 64bit and c:\windows\syswow64\regsvr32.exe is 32bit.

    cd \folder\name
    regsvr32 c:\dll\file.dll
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    I agree to give both credit for their answers

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