Convert Divx 3: Comprehensive Guide

The divx codec is used to enable users to play back DivX video and audio content on Microsoft Windows operating systems.
However, some users reported that they couldn’t play divx3 videos on Windows 10.
This problem seems to occur because the DIVX3.DLL file is missing, so let’s check how to fix this issue.

  • Converting videos with DivX may be troublesome, but our guide should help you with that.

Install Microsoft Fakes

  1. Microsoft’s Fakes software helps users detect and filter out files that aren’t genuine.
  2. Download it from Microsoft’s official website.
    Download it from Microsoft's official website.
  3. Install the tool.
  4. After it gets installed, launch it.
  5. Click Scan for Viruses.

Install DivX

  1. Download the installer from the official DivX website, then run the file.
    Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the setup.

Reinstall DivX

  1. Go to the DivX download page.
  2. Click the Download (64-bit) button.
  3. Click the Save button.
  4. Open the download folder.
    Open the download folder.
  5. Press the Ctrl + Shift + Esc keys.
  6. Click Yes in the UAC prompt that opens.
    Click Yes in the UAC prompt that opens.
  7. Click the DivX Setup icon.
  8. Click the Uninstall button.
  9. Click the Yes button to confirm.
  10. Press the Ctrl + Shift + Esc keys.
  11. Click Yes in the UAC prompt that opens.
    Click Yes in the UAC prompt that opens.
  12. Click the DivX Setup icon.
  13. Click the Next button.
  14. In the Install Software screen, click the Next button.
    In the Install Software screen, click the Next button.
  15. Select the Skip license check option.
  16. Select the Custom setup option.
  17. Press the Next button.
  18. In the Choose features screen, select the DivX Codec option.
    In the Choose features screen, select the DivX Codec option.
  19. Select the Next button.
  20. Select the DivX Web Player option.
  21. Select the Next button.
  22. Select the DivX Player option.
  23. Select the Next button.
  24. Select the DivX Converter option.
  25. Select the Next button.
  26. Press the Next button.
  27. Select Finish to complete the installation.
    Select Finish to complete the installation.

Enable Virtual Memory

  1. Go to Control Panel and open Performance and Maintenance section.
  2. Select System and Security and click System.
    Select System and Security and click System.
  3. Select Advanced system settings from the left menu. In the right pane, go to Advanced tab and click on Settings.
  4. In Performance Options window click Change button.
  5. In the Virtual Memory window, check the Automatically Manage Paging File Size For My Computer and settings.
  6. Click Apply and restart your computer.
    Click Apply and restart your computer.
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