diskcomp.com - Repair Issues and Download

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

diskcomp.com file Disk Comparison Utility. 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 diskcomp.com related errors on your device. You can also download diskcomp.com file compatible with Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows XP devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename diskcomp.com
File extension COM
Description Disk Comparison Utility
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Executable application
System Windows NT 32-bit
Copyrights © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)

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

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



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


Problems related to diskcomp.com 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 diskcomp.com 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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace diskcomp.com 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 diskcomp.com file.

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

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

If the steps did not solve your diskcomp.com 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 diskcomp.com
System Windows 8.1
File size 15360 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 e4d0966dff3fe204b792ab37c1bba4a8
SHA1 d6198d422164827d3c33e018a64c1677f4dbbbdc
SHA256 326c00452429dcf07eaa9d74f1edaddf07bab7d0fef0bff6c8fb7aeaf431ed17
CRC32 ecedf54d
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename diskcomp.com
System Windows 8
File size 14848 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 ac52e0efa18d15a16abd2fa8fc9ee448
SHA1 bfc647f6eb33c6b5450ac3446b22c43eefcb8256
SHA256 38d490683176209458d467cc3a3f54826c518f3074da3bca4da18a00fdcfc761
CRC32 57e1b2c8
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename diskcomp.com
System Windows 7
File size 15360 bytes
Date 2009-07-13
File details
MD5 5a32f2f473e33aa8f5b31a5bb752860d
SHA1 01dd7bff2d92a73dfcfdce08a9ccbfb5a17361c6
SHA256 c07858e5688bc655185ac3b0933dc163c6a5f74e8599917d759faa43b45600e5
CRC32 df132fc8
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename diskcomp.com
System Windows 7
File size 13824 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 5b14ac797149b7d353490ac36f17ec5b
SHA1 afcdc9305bf738873dd9f36474cc923eb2b719a3
SHA256 8b93ddfa2ba33de07d2598a7887e66091441cc82313df9dbd2c2cc504b88f0f2
CRC32 27ff3e04
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename diskcomp.com
System Windows Vista
File size 15360 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 44706756f3c60eb92eb2224766e3b9f8
SHA1 92fcc974efb1ee8537356211986ba8f55b713d00
SHA256 a4deb02c6a73bbc0d38acce16ab58cde170825f2f984b1ec61fdd0be2ecefa7c
CRC32 393ad5d0
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename diskcomp.com
System Windows Vista
File size 13824 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 75b3c3d73bd13e6e18937b388c215a16
SHA1 c40b6401ce54a16689d5d7aba9574a423f160a3f
SHA256 070b16b685f50bf503999736a5c278c1a6c5f6c68240778d085d732624df0e2a
CRC32 ca82f98e
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename diskcomp.com
System Windows XP
File size 9216 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 cbc7e5947e9ffbe47665a3d251f72420
SHA1 7303f417f2b31ab99f7ac25c15d3cd522b13e549
SHA256 7000bfcf1828f46ab37bbaac5b39dfbb3cd4206b6c10e396f7efc4d588041f7b
CRC32 cad33347
Example file location ---