how to fixed Missing D3DRM.DLL / Not Loaded Error

how to fixed Missing D3DRM.DLL / Not Loaded Error



D3drm. dll is a DLL file for direct3D-retained mode which is an old DirectX display technology that is a part of the Windows operating system. The missing DLL error can be easily fixed


Direct3D plays a key role in rendering 3 DIMENSIONAL images in applications where performance is a critical part. To solve a missing d3drm. dll error or the dreaded "not loaded" error, simply try the ideas below

Restart, Re-Install Software, Update Drivers, Re-Install DirectX

1. Step First of all, if you find the d3drm. dll error then restart your Windows 7. Sometimes the d3drm. dll error can occur randomly



2. Step If the problem is still not fixed then you may have to uninstall  and then again re-install the software / games that made the error. Re-installing  games / software will replace missing or corrupt data files, which also contains the d3drm. dll data file




3. Step If  the error is still not fixed then you may have to update / update your graphic/video card.

To update / upgrade, open the Control Panel\System and Security\System and click the Device Manager. Under Display adapters, right click on them and select Update drivers software. Browse to the location of the extracted drivers



4. In most  of the cases , a missing d3drm. dll error is fixed after updating DirectX which automatically replaces the corrupt, modified, or even missing DLL file. You should always use the newest version of DirectX


Direct3D is commonly  used in CAD drawing software, animation suites, games, and graphics editing programs and the error is fairly common. Try the tips above to solve it