sqlsodbc.chm Troubleshoot and Download

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

sqlsodbc.chm file Compiled HTML Help. 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 sqlsodbc.chm related errors on your device. You can also download sqlsodbc.chm file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows 8.1, Windows XP devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename sqlsodbc.chm
File extension CHM
Type Compiled HTML Help
Description Compiled HTML Help
Software
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
Details
MIME type application/x-chm
Language cod English (U.S.)
sqlsodbc.chm

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

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

sqlsodbc.chm

Error

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

OK

Problems related to sqlsodbc.chm 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 sqlsodbc.chm 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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace sqlsodbc.chm 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 sqlsodbc.chm file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\Help\mui\0409\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\Help\mui\0409\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\Help\mui\0409\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\Help\mui\0409\
  • Windows 8.1: ---
  • Windows XP: ---

If the steps did not solve your sqlsodbc.chm 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 sqlsodbc.chm
System Windows 10
File size 73848 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 ee4c26f9aed9ea6f00895ad68e6fba27
SHA1 4a36763cbd1bf495f75fe9d76ed295a21ed7ad9a
SHA256 6a67d43209abf575634aaae36f4624807ace7926956e4981558cf9852419a0c7
CRC32 20e18666
Example file location C:\Windows\Help\mui\0409\
Filename sqlsodbc.chm
System Windows 8
File size 90278 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 930d68bff187444cd9d3d6625c76d55f
SHA1 c3456788e234ea173fbe31dc2dbfc00b6fca29e9
SHA256 2cb2e2f55ae6632020ac239e9b8987ea69c19ec7781aadd64deb1edd38ec8795
CRC32 8a32127c
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\Help\mui\0409\
Filename sqlsodbc.chm
System Windows 7
File size 94792 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 8e3e63510724d632db29d8edc0442b2f
SHA1 9e1e2edda59bde29226cad2d5bda5a954bfca5dc
SHA256 6567483db454f459be45624c109dc2b0caad7687789abe0d25a455c62c96839b
CRC32 4adba733
Example file location C:\Windows\Help\mui\0409\
Filename sqlsodbc.chm
System Windows Vista
File size 46133 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 10289f161b74cb252c3b57e4da89eb65
SHA1 87230ad4c2646376b819dda4963dd2c49bc50d7a
SHA256 dded468e97b61cb0261390504c0171e60552b3c4f50ac0974507863340ef1db9
CRC32 334e0218
Example file location C:\Windows\Help\mui\0409\
Filename sqlsodbc.chm
System Windows 8.1
File size 73848 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 ee4c26f9aed9ea6f00895ad68e6fba27
SHA1 4a36763cbd1bf495f75fe9d76ed295a21ed7ad9a
SHA256 6a67d43209abf575634aaae36f4624807ace7926956e4981558cf9852419a0c7
CRC32 20e18666
Example file location ---
Filename sqlsodbc.chm
System Windows XP
File size 46133 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 10289f161b74cb252c3b57e4da89eb65
SHA1 87230ad4c2646376b819dda4963dd2c49bc50d7a
SHA256 dded468e97b61cb0261390504c0171e60552b3c4f50ac0974507863340ef1db9
CRC32 334e0218
Example file location ---