How to Download and Fix L1033.ADC?

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing L1033.ADC files. Situations like that can occur, for example, during a software installation process. Each software program requires certain resources, libraries, and source data to work properly. Corrupted or nonexistent L1033.ADC file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

L1033.ADC file Scanstudio 16 Color Image. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Office software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of L1033.ADC related errors on your device. You can also download L1033.ADC file compatible with Windows XP, Windows XP devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows XP, Windows XP

File info

General information
Filename L1033.ADC
File extension ADC
Type Raster Image
Description Scanstudio 16 Color Image
Program Office 2003
Software Office
Author Microsoft
Software version 2003
File size 247
Oldest file 2017-05-10
Latest file 2017-05-10

There are various types of errors related to L1033.ADC file. L1033.ADC file may be located in wrong file directory on your device, may not be present in the system, or may be infected with malicious software and therefore not work correctly. Below is a list of most common error messages related to L1033.ADC file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • L1033.ADC is corrupted
  • L1033.ADC cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - L1033.ADC
  • L1033.ADC file error
  • L1033.ADC file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register L1033.ADC file:
  • L1033.ADC file could not be loaded
  • L1033.ADC file doesn't exist



Application could not be started because L1033.ADC file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to L1033.ADC can be addressed in various ways. Some methods are meant only for advanced users. If you don't have confidence in your skills, we suggest consulting a specialist. Fixing L1033.ADC file errors should be approached with utmost caution for any mistakes can result in unstable or unproperly working system. If you have the necassary skills, please proceed.

L1033.ADC file errors can be caused by various factors, so its is beneficial to try to fix them using various methods.

Step 1: Scan your computer for any malicious software

Virus Scan

Windows files are commonly attacked by malicious software that prevents them from working properly. First step in addressing problems with L1033.ADC file or any other Windows system files should be scanning the system for malicious software using an antivirus tool.

If by any chance you don't have any antivirus software installed on your system yet, you should do it immediately. Unprotected system is not only a source of file errors, but, more importantly, makes your system vulnerable to many dangers. If you don't know which antivirus tool to choose, consult this Wikipedia article – comparison of antivirus software.

Step 2: Update your system and drivers.

Windows Update

Installing relevant Microsoft Windows patches and updates may solve your problems related to L1033.ADC file. Use dedicated Windows tool to perform the update.

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "Windows Update" in the search field
  3. Choose the appropriate software program (name may vary depending on your system version)
  4. Check if your system is up to date. If any unapplied updates are listed, install them immediately.
  5. After the update has been done,restart your computer in order to complete the process.

Beside updating the system, it is recommended that you install latest device drivers, as drivers can influence proper working of L1033.ADC or other system files. In order to do so, go to your computer or device producer's website where you will find information regarding latest driver updates.

Step 3: Use System File Checker (SFC) tool

System File Checker

System File Checker is a Microsoft Windows tool. As the name suggests, the tool is used for identyfing and addressing system file related errors, including those related to L1033.ADC file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the L1033.ADC file with properly working version. To use the tool:

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "cmd" in the search field
  3. Locate "Command Prompt" result – don't run it yet:
  4. Click the right mouse button and select "Run as Administrator" option
  5. Type "sfc /scannow" in console prompt to start the program and follow the instructions

Step 4: Restoring Windows system

Windows Recovery

Another approach is to restore system to previous state, before the L1033.ADC file error occured. In order to restore your system, follow the instructions below

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "System Restore" in the search field
  3. Start the system restore tool – it's name may differ depending on version of the system
  4. The application will guide you through the process – read the messages carefully
  5. After the process has finished, restart your computer.

If all the above-mentioned methods failed and the L1033.ADC file problem has not been resolved, proceed to the next step. Remember that the following steps are intended only for advanced users.

Download and replace L1033.ADC file

The last solution is to manually download and replace L1033.ADC file in appropriate folder on the disk. Select file version compatible with your operating system and click the "Download" button. Next, go to your web browser's "Downloaded" folder and copy the downloaded L1033.ADC file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of L1033.ADC file example directory paths.

  • Windows XP: C:\Program Files\Common Files\SpeechEngines\Microsoft\SR61\1033\
  • Windows XP: C:\Program Files\Common Files\SpeechEngines\Microsoft\SR61\1033\

If the steps did not solve your L1033.ADC file problem, you should consult a professional. A probability exists that the error(s) might be device-related and therefore should be resolved at the hardware level. A fresh operating system installation might be necessary – a faulty system installation process can result in data loss.

File versions list

Filename L1033.ADC
System Windows XP
File size 247 bytes
Date 2011-04-12
File details
MD5 4dad2cdbf07dca13f2574f2dcbe77b53
SHA1 996d7cf04ff4a7cef3fa166e0a84360910e836ff
SHA256 805acb91d31fb7828197cc2b6082b2c35e79bf16c689f800275f1385b684e994
CRC32 3ec5deab
Example file location C:\Program Files\Common Files\SpeechEngines\Microsoft\SR61\1033\
Filename L1033.ADC
System Windows XP
File size 252 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 555b43ec6c24c73d34416936dcd30d2e
SHA1 e4722b19dc1a7b901cf041d64fe75226070ea385
SHA256 c6dc86315122ec2850d4e0aa2cafa34a97d8f64cf5ba338123a896427715d279
CRC32 15f51f78
Example file location C:\Program Files\Common Files\SpeechEngines\Microsoft\SR61\1033\