Microsoft KB Archive/173397

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Windbg - Unable to Load Mspdb41.dll and Shcv.dll

ID: Q173397

The information in this article applies to:

  • Microsoft Windows NT Workstation version 4.0
  • Microsoft Windows NT Server version 4.0


You may receive the following errors while trying to use the Windbg.exe program provided with the Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 3:

The dynamic link library Mspdb41.dll could not be found in the specified path/
Cannot load the DLL 'Shvc.dll'.


The Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 3 CD does not contain all the files necessary to run Windbg.exe. Windbg.exe requires that you have the Win32 SDK installed on the system.

Keywords : ntstop
Version : WINNT:4.0
Platform : winnt
Issue type : kbprb
Technology :

Last Reviewed: January 16, 1999
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