Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums


Windows Shell Common Dll crashes

  1. #1


    Posts : 3
    win 8.1

    Windows Shell Common Dll crashes


    Every time I go to control panel and then hardware and then to touchpad settings I get a crash after making whatever change I want and clicking OK to finish and close. I don't know what the shell common dll is or why it fails but it gets old. Any input will be appreciated.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Posts : 1,883
    7601.18247.x86fre.win7sp1


    If Synaptics, install latest driver from here: Drivers ? Synaptics
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Post in the BSOD forum, see if they can help: BSOD Crashes and Debugging - Windows 8 Forums
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Windows Shell Common Dll crashes
Related Threads
Yesterday, My computer's performance took a nose dive. I ran multiple AV programs which found some PUPs and what looked to be a trojan. I wasn't freaked out because I removed it, but my computer only slightly sped up. I can't use my computer like I normally have and can't game. This is driving me...
Hi everybody, There's no sound from the speakers nor is my microphone working. All the drivers are up to date and windows said the devices are working properly. When I go to the playback settings and all, I get the "Windows Shell common DLL has stopped responding" message. Can anyone help me...
Hi all and Merry Xmas I'm having a strange issue and wondered if someone could help me please. I was trying to adjust my recording volume settings and realised that I couldn't access them at all. I can access volume mixer, recording devices and playback devices but as soon as I click...
Some less-common UEFI issues..... in Installation & Setup
You misunderstood me. The guy form MDL gave me GPT diskpart information to act upon the USB key instead of the actual HDD where Win8 need to be installed to. Why?
Important! Please be advised this only applies to the FX990 AMD chipset ASUS Crosshair V Formula/Thunderbolt MB Warning: ASUS and ROG will not support you if you are experiencing issues with installing drivers for Windows 8. Drivers will only be available either just before, or near to the...
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook