Issue description:

With an old version of extensions it could happen, that the extension stops being recognized in Dewesoft or when updating the extension the new version is not recognized by Dewesoft.

Instructions for fixing the issue (example for DS-IMU)

Follow the next steps to fix the issue:

  1. Open registry editor by running the "regedit.exe" command:

  1. Navigate to "Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\Dewesoft\Plugins\DS-IMU":


  1. Copy and save the GUID value by right clicking on it and selecting modify. The value should be in curly braces: {}:

  1. Delete the whole DS-IMU key:

  1. Press "CTRL+F" and search for the GUID that you have previously copied.
  2. Delete any parent keys that are found and press F3 to search for the next item:

  1. Open "CMD" and move to the "\DEWESoft\Bin\X3\Addons" folder. You can find the folder in file explorer, copy the address and type the "cd address" command into CMD, which will change the directory.
  2. Once in the folder, run the following command: "regsvr32 DS_IMU.dll" 
  3. Run DEWESoft and try to add the addon, if it's not there, refresh the addons and run DEWESoft again.