How to Repair tree.com? Download Now

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

tree.com file Tree Walk 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 tree.com related errors on your device. You can also download tree.com file compatible with Windows 10, 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 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows XP

File info

General information
Filename tree.com
File extension COM
Description Tree Walk 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 tree.com file. tree.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 tree.com file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to tree.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 tree.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of tree.com 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: ---
  • Windows XP: ---

If the steps did not solve your tree.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 tree.com
System Windows 10
File size 17920 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 44e71afb3c3951fa8b90bd9297d97650
SHA1 d70b1c483e5ddc6c6560dc43d63f41e419538225
SHA256 62c1885ec41a065d2dfa2a4f4893a396a8a21f12997046acc26c58af8c09a350
CRC32 c6070444
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename tree.com
System Windows 8.1
File size 17408 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 38e8f07593b3b0ddfd9b2188e21b9cb2
SHA1 99f28a77231db8c2398bfd3a10c7f77484863228
SHA256 bdf240a0555bad8d250ce21a3ad9ad76c4eb897f931f9ee99c53053a54f63f0c
CRC32 e2d9bb79
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename tree.com
System Windows 8
File size 16896 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 e0e5f1d78b4e82c45b83c2defc86fdc8
SHA1 058409db5843551db2c7e03e8315bded42338c69
SHA256 e0cf2702d46d60b5279948e88d062770a5e36ddb709d9ab8d7a3649d7ffb9917
CRC32 68794727
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename tree.com
System Windows 7
File size 16384 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 ee3b6d847b0644d5a2a1d23a3d37b3ee
SHA1 6b5d28546f358715844fd9946a8785db5df533ba
SHA256 e55f208d9d9f7280dc60a13488dd2b351d4452910620fb68a653367675dbe437
CRC32 58fc7797
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename tree.com
System Windows 7
File size 18944 bytes
Date 2009-07-13
File details
MD5 f551c4bc9c7f19af8934522dba37e812
SHA1 6e832432ac9611f6361d9c5c6cb4b5e140625ba1
SHA256 7566e95a8eb45b1c497f01ad7a33e409b57f2e656bd055249d2b65f0a398665a
CRC32 a2083cf8
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename tree.com
System Windows Vista
File size 18944 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 9d08c5b547aab8be3454a70e40422cc1
SHA1 6d2a1fc517997ef0b4b3cb7f1cb909b6d3f7429c
SHA256 225a7d9437043c36770946079dcfefdc9fdb03b176ea6c3beb00410f9e94044d
CRC32 fe41c49e
Example file location ---
Filename tree.com
System Windows Vista
File size 16384 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 d11feea8e6153a425f155a1dccc1e40e
SHA1 c12dd63b16c43f51e99f232712f3e7fcb2e9d9f0
SHA256 ab59e804e9ce0ec38a5d2a2cba6361d696341efbace9976daa8da0558920acf6
CRC32 64915b2c
Example file location ---
Filename tree.com
System Windows XP
File size 12800 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 0a38f11c446ada33cafa1b415af568e2
SHA1 82a73cf237af8b6311d20ea25bcf9e3fcd444095
SHA256 75c80f93cb18619c0e90365148369780bae26236ce31522afc3a3ffeda27875d
CRC32 45147371
Example file location ---