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Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

bdaplgin.ax file Microsoft BDA Device Control Plug-in for MPEG2 based networks.. The file was developed by for use with software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of bdaplgin.ax related errors on your device. You can also download bdaplgin.ax file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista

File info

General information
Filename bdaplgin.ax
File extension AX
Description Microsoft BDA Device Control Plug-in for MPEG2 based networks.
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Dynamic link library
System Windows NT 32-bit
Copyrights © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Character set Unicode
Language cod Neutral

There are various types of errors related to bdaplgin.ax file. bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax 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.

bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax file

The last solution is to manually download and replace bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your bdaplgin.ax 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 bdaplgin.ax
System Windows 10
File size 76800 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 62b9db51d5bc7aec2eccd641a4e605ea
SHA1 732ed031eb0b63333f328227fd0bbbbc7336ccf8
SHA256 e35380e289ed76c80c70f58bd57c60eee4ccdb05da77de74d1f5699158cc63a2
CRC32 4474abf8
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename bdaplgin.ax
System Windows 8.1
File size 80896 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 3f6fbf0e969ec608f097193a9e9d64ad
SHA1 9f490770022399456722dd51fd1f4f8a6a529b97
SHA256 bc7c98671418215c4a155d9fcc71f2c150ee96df7279b33f61cfe2056546ec3e
CRC32 b588e9b0
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename bdaplgin.ax
System Windows 8
File size 74752 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 481d5a7690c8bd2434afda73db082446
SHA1 86ed9524a96be277146e74090946a3cf6742460b
SHA256 5373b105a512a19570c75358019ab938774122f4888d61cf7a41544778e9a52a
CRC32 ce8aa283
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename bdaplgin.ax
System Windows 7
File size 74240 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 420d4c7b1f783a8a03197e04054b2e68
SHA1 0ba186550b275e5993ac2052720a5e6a92bdbbab
SHA256 349086d93d33b801c050787facdb73f28b45a159187b1eca478e68f563f62172
CRC32 f2b0ff70
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename bdaplgin.ax
System Windows 7
File size 104448 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 f4d02c00661f4a66ffc479a46620ec63
SHA1 f1cbcd639e636900bd6e9ceb85aa114f2f9af916
SHA256 318af8b12c058e37cbd2dac1326440874735a4a125d446d9a11797f81004ab18
CRC32 ed5873a6
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename bdaplgin.ax
System Windows Vista
File size 22016 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 e48a7745485823d31404439bd3749dec
SHA1 a6aa01f59ab81d89a212e5d0d94dded30dc2b2bc
SHA256 09ffd611a1823fd9734f8a221b7ad13e8b2f42a29ba0f7b478a5b93cda2249b1
CRC32 98ff3cb6
Example file location ---
Filename bdaplgin.ax
System Windows Vista
File size 18432 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 ec881724edf23c70cb2a952ecf303629
SHA1 db0c8a28656aaf384fbe08de958f0dabeda93431
SHA256 6b42841be7c2ee4b58831eeadf1cfb88f71a993e67a2dcdb175ef8d904730f7a
CRC32 20cbb398
Example file location ---