libtag.dll - load dynamically from custom path

Birunthan Mohanathas birunthan.mohanathas at
Thu Jan 17 16:04:25 UTC 2013

> I'm using C bindings. I can load libtag_c.dll dynamically from custom
> directory, but libtag_c.dll is looking for libtag.dll in standard system
> paths (system32 and application directory). Can I somehow set custom path
> to the libtag.dll?

Load libtag.dll manually with LoadLibrary() prior to loading libtag_c.dll
and you should be fine.

Alternatively, you could also use use SetDllDirectory()/AddDllDirectory(),
but these functions are not available on all Windows versions (and you need
to use them with caution in any case).
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