Fix your winaspi.dll error

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winaspi.dll, File description: winaspi.dll

Errors related to winaspi.dll can arise for a few different different reasons. For instance, a faulty application, winaspi.dll has been deleted or misplaced, corrupted by malicious software present on your PC or a damaged Windows registry.

The most commonly occurring error messages are:

  • The program can't start because winaspi.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem.
  • There was a problem starting winaspi.dll. The specified module could not be found.
  • Error loading winaspi.dll. The specified module could not be found.
  • The code execution cannot proceed because winaspi.dll was not found. Reinstalling the program may fix this problem.
  • winaspi.dll is either not designed to run on Windows or it contains an error. Try installing the program again using the original installation media or contact your system administrator or the software vender for support.

In the vast majority of cases, the solution is to properly reinstall winaspi.dll on your PC, to the Windows system folder. Alternatively, some programs, notably PC games, require that the DLL file is placed in the game/application installation folder.

For detailed installation instructions, see our FAQ.




File size





4.4 kb




MD5: 6d3b7398efd94ee71d6d0cc0e8eb469f
SHA-1: 8d68e00c2db09d40c834900c0480fb1cada8db01
Zip file size: 5.4 kb

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