If you are getting an error message that says madExcept__.bpl is missing or not found on your Windows computer, you are not alone. Many users have reported this problem, which can cause various issues such as no sound, games not working properly, or firewall being turned off. In this article, we will explain what madExcept__.bpl is, why it causes errors, and how to fix it.
What is madExcept__.bpl?
madExcept__.bpl is a file that belongs to madExcept, a tool that helps developers debug their applications by catching and logging exceptions. madExcept is part of the madCollection, a set of components and libraries for Delphi and C++ Builder. madExcept is widely used by many software developers, so you may have it installed on your computer as part of another program.
There are several possible reasons why madExcept__.bpl may cause errors on your computer. Some of them are:
The file is corrupted or deleted by a virus, malware, or system restore.
The file is outdated or incompatible with your Windows version or other software.
The file is not registered properly in the Windows registry.
The file is conflicting with another program that uses madExcept.
To fix the error, you need to find out the root cause and apply the appropriate solution.
How to fix madExcept__.bpl error?
Depending on the cause of the error, you may try one or more of the following methods to fix it:
Download and install the latest version of madCollection. This will ensure that you have the most updated and compatible version of madExcept__.bpl and other files that are part of the madCollection. You can download the official version release from here. After downloading, run the installer and follow the instructions to complete the installation.
Perform a clean boot and remove the program that is causing the issue. If you are getting the error message when you start your computer or launch a specific program, it may be because of a conflict with another program that uses madExcept. To find out which program is causing the issue, you can perform a clean boot, which means starting Windows with only the essential services and programs. Then, you can disable or uninstall the program that is causing the issue. To perform a clean boot, follow the steps from this article[^1^].
Register madExcept__.bpl manually in the Windows registry. Sometimes, the error may occur because madExcept__.bpl is not registered properly in the Windows registry, which is a database that stores information about your system and programs. To register madExcept__.bpl manually, follow these steps:
Press Windows + R keys to open the Run dialog box.
Type regsvr32 madExcept__.bpl and click OK.
If you see a message that says DLLRegisterServer in madExcept__.bpl succeeded, then you have successfully registered the file. If you see an error message, then you may need to run the command as an administrator or check if the file path is correct.
Scan your computer for viruses and malware. Sometimes, viruses and malware can corrupt or delete madExcept__.bpl 0efd9a6b88