Re: Error message: cannot locate libglib-2.0-0.dll

From: Marc Maurer <>
Date: Fri Jun 04 2004 - 23:02:38 CEST

Hi Bev,

libglib is used by several file importer plugins, such as WordPerfect
and OpenOffice filters. Without the dll, you can't use those plugins,
but the rest of the program will indeed work just fine.

You can download the dll by running the installer, and enabling the the
glib option. This will automatically download and install the dll for

Hope this helps,

Op vr 04-06-2004, om 21:43 schreef teamkleinjan:
> Hi, I'm Bev...a new AbiWord user.
> Just downloaded the program and have it installed. I'm running Windows
> XP
> (Home Edition). Whenever I go to open AbiWord, I get the following
> error
> message:
> "The application has failed to start because libglib-2.0-0.dll was not
> found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem. [OK]"
> Well I've re-downloaded and re-installed AbiWord a few times, and
> still get
> the same error message.
> As soon as I click OK on the error message window, the program opens
> anyway, and there seems to be nothing amiss. But I must say the error
> message is annoying and will probably cause difficulties somehow.
> Does anyone know how I can address this problem?
> Thanks in advance,
> Beverly
> (Holland)

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