How to Download and Fix CDPGlobalSettings.cdp?

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

CDPGlobalSettings.cdp file Trainz Simulator Content Dispatcher Pack. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Windows software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of CDPGlobalSettings.cdp related errors on your device. You can also download CDPGlobalSettings.cdp file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 10 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 10

File info

General information
Filename CDPGlobalSettings.cdp
File extension CDP
Type Game
Description Trainz Simulator Content Dispatcher Pack
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
File size 1527
Oldest file 2017-04-24
Latest file 2017-04-24

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

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



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


Problems related to CDPGlobalSettings.cdp 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 CDPGlobalSettings.cdp 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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace CDPGlobalSettings.cdp 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 CDPGlobalSettings.cdp file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Users\Bill\AppData\Local\ConnectedDevicesPlatform\
  • Windows 10: C:\Users\Bill\AppData\Local\ConnectedDevicesPlatform\
  • Windows 10: C:\Users\Bill\AppData\Local\ConnectedDevicesPlatform\

If the steps did not solve your CDPGlobalSettings.cdp 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 CDPGlobalSettings.cdp
System Windows 10
File size 1527 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 26989e6016a940452ee6cc9a1e26a66a
SHA1 a9ea5ec6a9159e0e73df38331e46ea31acd9ef89
SHA256 b70e07864ef00b66d9f113db4e5b43f1496948396a8e080df17ef1831f0e217b
CRC32 388ed931
Example file location C:\Users\Bill\AppData\Local\ConnectedDevicesPlatform\
Filename CDPGlobalSettings.cdp
System Windows 10
File size 1518 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 57bb86272b2573dbcad253a4e769f44b
SHA1 539ebfa40ffd9cbe2fc027229e6d75a0c75b6e82
SHA256 a8f920efa6f75ae0125708e289f48aaf8bdc4fba6bea2c07362307a45c2fb039
CRC32 c69bf705
Example file location C:\Users\Bill\AppData\Local\ConnectedDevicesPlatform\
Filename CDPGlobalSettings.cdp
System Windows 10
File size 1518 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 cfcdaf4aa0483732f9979cc1548ecd9d
SHA1 ed6d89ce689cc4883618a3441530f6066fe3d7ed
SHA256 b1c9e0bf1a753b54ea5ad767ee846091d6b6131634bbc50a324981339c7dd4e4
CRC32 2b88d29e
Example file location C:\Users\Bill\AppData\Local\ConnectedDevicesPlatform\