MSDvbNP.ax Troubleshoot and Download

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

MSDvbNP.ax file Microsoft Network Provider 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 MSDvbNP.ax related errors on your device. You can also download MSDvbNP.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 MSDvbNP.ax
File extension AX
Description Microsoft Network Provider 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 MSDvbNP.ax file. MSDvbNP.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 MSDvbNP.ax file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to MSDvbNP.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 MSDvbNP.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of MSDvbNP.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 MSDvbNP.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 MSDvbNP.ax
System Windows 10
File size 70656 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 d25ae098822e535418f414aaf6b15306
SHA1 281c8d3043c38238310df05a137c193e796e2972
SHA256 60a85df8fc3184f6938443f9b0f8177d6f211dc5831383922aff59827f7261e9
CRC32 5aeaaec2
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename MSDvbNP.ax
System Windows 8.1
File size 71680 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 d3f3b5467da4247948c26450d1a93472
SHA1 7ae02e61dcf13cd34310ac8095e1869066c27854
SHA256 70778f1c050b3d51569fb57fea055c44cceed62fdcc850ff50f0531c40ddca39
CRC32 efa95273
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename MSDvbNP.ax
System Windows 8
File size 60416 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 0334e3a9eca7c0162daafa581fd080f1
SHA1 3a6601ee7ecfdfcbcfe346446e122adc90f896a7
SHA256 e4d70604b1d7f14976fb66943337b62f1461cf832ccabf41b41e3189977dd5ac
CRC32 36a9a0bf
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename MSDvbNP.ax
System Windows 7
File size 59904 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 2883942df154a6cebdb75b42c0093cf3
SHA1 093863bdd8ac82d694505b9358ee794d2ad758dc
SHA256 faa7def9503fed57091a28c994734c0e3d99d9e6aec464ce5934106804fd2081
CRC32 89ada989
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename MSDvbNP.ax
System Windows 7
File size 75776 bytes
Date 2010-11-21
File details
MD5 a88d5a2fa2b16934a74c4b1138676560
SHA1 a330416e67d167ed99613dce96b3b8b5f3eeb0d3
SHA256 01c9641bc5ccd1d5e5ab4704d649caaa69ca769527589e2ce62fcdc2db49769a
CRC32 091f9551
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename MSDvbNP.ax
System Windows Vista
File size 73216 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 0ea2b613ea870fb1b65fa074a247dee2
SHA1 00296411d7679de1c05342edc08ddd18a94a80ea
SHA256 49b2254e92c0aece444cb22dbf25cb47f9f71bf31d5ecc3d81b162a7fa465f8b
CRC32 5798dae0
Example file location ---
Filename MSDvbNP.ax
System Windows Vista
File size 57856 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 aaf406fcb0aef8aa062301ada65f0178
SHA1 f79177ad43ca4d3a0432b6ece39627da7fb302ea
SHA256 b83adea3da16b34196e6d92dcc38a8f3ed052d9f5a27fc66809e286ed9d1f028
CRC32 a7f6bc00
Example file location ---