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Hi, I am new to sail online and have just downloaded the client hoping to compete in the timed race to St. Petersburg. I have followed the quckstart instructions. When trying to start the client I get a box up that says that file gdiplus.dll cannot be found in the specified path , not being the most computer literate bloke on the block...help please!!!
What operating system and version do you have?

--- Last Edited by Kalle Haglunds at 2008-02-18 12:30:51 ---
Hi Kalle,Thanks foe the swift reply. The operating system I am using is Microsoft Windows 2000 Pro. 5.0.2195
Is this too old a system for the client?
Thanks, Ian.
Try to install GDI+ from this location:


--- Last Edited by Kalle Haglunds at 2008-02-18 13:15:44 ---

--- Last Edited by Kalle Haglunds at 2008-02-18 13:16:21 ---

--- Last Edited by Kalle Haglunds at 2008-02-18 13:16:52 ---
Can you spot the link inside that mess? Me and the forum software is not friends at the moment (we're on a timeout :) )
I'll try to redistribute that dll with the next installer, i guess this i affecting more win 2000 users.
Thanks Kalle,
Got the link and installed the files but still getting the same problem, I am going to reboot and try again.
I will let you know if it works!
Hi again Kalle,
I am still having the same problem, doesit matter where the files are installed, I installed them where the windows download prompted to is that o.k.?
No, if there's no warnings you should be all fine. I will try to distribute the missing dll with the next version of sailonline, so keep an eye out for beta 8!
Thanks Kalle.

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