One can easily install the downloaded d3dx9_42.dll to their computer. The steps for fixing the d3dx9_42.dll missing error for which you are looking is given below in this post. But first download dll from here.
d3dx9_42.dll has several forms and occurs in Windows OS Some of these error messages are given below:
“abc.dll Not Found.”
“The file abc.dll is missing.”
“File d3dx9_42.dll not found.”
“abc.dll not found. Reinstalling might help fix this.”
<h2>Steps to fix d3dx9_42.dll missing error safely.</h2>
Some of the causes for dll missing error or not found error are corruption of dll file or deletion of dll. However solution to this error is easy to apply. Please read the steps to fix d3dx9_42.dll missing error given below:
Try pasting d3dx9_42.dll to the installation directory of the program that is requesting this dll. This process works for most of the time and is safe. If this doesnot works, paste the d3dx9_42.dll to:
C:WindowsSystem in case you are using Windows 95/98/Me
C:WINNTSystem32 in case you are using Windows NT/2000
C:WindowsSystem32 in case you are using Windows XP, Vista, 7 , 8
If you use a 64-bit version of Windows, then paste d3dx9_42.dll also in C:WindowsSysWOW64
The above steps will fix the d3dx9_42.dll missing error. If you have any other method feel free to share.