Download edit.com to Fix Errors

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

edit.com file DOS Command. 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 edit.com related errors on your device. You can also download edit.com file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8, 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 8.1, Windows XP

File info

General information
Filename edit.com
File extension COM
Type Executable Application
Description DOS Command
Software
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
Details
File size 8960
Oldest file 2008-04-14
MIME type application/octet-stream
edit.com

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

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

edit.com

Error

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

OK

Problems related to edit.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 edit.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8.1: ---
  • Windows XP: ---

If the steps did not solve your edit.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 edit.com
System Windows 10
File size 8960 bytes
Date 2013-08-22
File details
MD5 9a355b75137e8a5f3c384c999cc6dbbc
SHA1 2be21636f3c2899f1217c289351b106118a5e197
SHA256 126a00e34a6516c0d382a221071ab4084031c2a89ccb6144cab960ce1f86ee2c
CRC32 2b4e36e7
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename edit.com
System Windows 8
File size 69886 bytes
Date 2012-06-02
File details
MD5 f6e368e10b600836dd349ff937b183a2
SHA1 bf0c4798ba7b3329dda38fe3f72cbd252cd20459
SHA256 68047c8ede4ee93cf704bdcc5d97caa3d5a5a787726d87cb39d4db9f25fa67a8
CRC32 14eaf91e
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename edit.com
System Windows 8.1
File size 8960 bytes
Date 2013-08-22
File details
MD5 9a355b75137e8a5f3c384c999cc6dbbc
SHA1 2be21636f3c2899f1217c289351b106118a5e197
SHA256 126a00e34a6516c0d382a221071ab4084031c2a89ccb6144cab960ce1f86ee2c
CRC32 2b4e36e7
Example file location ---
Filename edit.com
System Windows XP
File size 69886 bytes
Date 2012-06-02
File details
MD5 f6e368e10b600836dd349ff937b183a2
SHA1 bf0c4798ba7b3329dda38fe3f72cbd252cd20459
SHA256 68047c8ede4ee93cf704bdcc5d97caa3d5a5a787726d87cb39d4db9f25fa67a8
CRC32 14eaf91e
Example file location ---