gstgtk.dll missing in windows installation

Nirbheek Chauhan nirbheek.chauhan at
Thu Oct 14 04:31:19 UTC 2021

On Thu, Oct 14, 2021 at 12:00 AM Maurice Ackel via gstreamer-devel
<gstreamer-devel at> wrote:
> I’m installing gstreamer via the Windows installer provided on the download page (i.e. gstreamer-1.0-msvc-x86_64-1.18.5.msi). I chose the complete install. However, gstgtk.dll library is missing in the /lib/gstreamer-1.0 folder. When I install gstreamer in msys, the library libgstgtk.dll is installed.
> Does anyone know how I can get the gstgtk library for MSVC?

This is currently a work in progress:

I haven't had time to do this yet, but it is something we want to
provide in our official release binaries.


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