Dumps the names of the DLLs from which the image imports functions. You can use the list to determine which DLLs to redistribute with your app, or find the name of a missing dependency.
This option applies to all the executable files specified on the command line. It doesn't take any arguments.
The /DEPENDENTS option adds the names of the DLLs from which the image imports functions to the output. This option does not dump the names of the imported functions. To see the names of the imported functions, use the /IMPORTS option.
This example shows the DUMPBIN output of the /DEPENDENTS option on the client executable built in Walkthrough: Create and use your own Dynamic Link Library:
C:\Users\username\Source\Repos\MathClient\Debug>dumpbin /DEPENDENTS MathClient.exe Microsoft (R) COFF/PE Dumper Version 14.16.27032.1 Copyright (C) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. Dump of file MathClient1322.exe File Type: EXECUTABLE IMAGE Image has the following dependencies: MathLibrary.dll MSVCP140D.dll VCRUNTIME140D.dll ucrtbased.dll KERNEL32.dll Summary 1000 .00cfg 1000 .data 2000 .idata 1000 .msvcjmc 3000 .rdata 1000 .reloc 1000 .rsrc 8000 .text 10000 .textbss