Download and Fix TabletPC.cpl

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

TabletPC.cpl file Tablet PC Control Panel. 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 TabletPC.cpl related errors on your device. You can also download TabletPC.cpl file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista 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 Vista

File info

General information
Filename TabletPC.cpl
File extension CPL
Description Tablet PC Control Panel
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Dynamic link library
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 TabletPC.cpl file. TabletPC.cpl 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 TabletPC.cpl file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to TabletPC.cpl 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 TabletPC.cpl 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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace TabletPC.cpl 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 TabletPC.cpl file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of TabletPC.cpl 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\System32\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\System32\

If the steps did not solve your TabletPC.cpl 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 TabletPC.cpl
System Windows 10
File size 730624 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 e14da80429053885513a1c39f8bac4a9
SHA1 a73c0846fa5e96429db6708514f3387562661a40
SHA256 e1804be749f06f17a3e3660741b22be2641e41bc80b0d1e2058248f6636fcd74
CRC32 1577482b
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename TabletPC.cpl
System Windows 8.1
File size 739328 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 a0dd97bfb0e0117845f4d5d7789c1682
SHA1 6df199ef058f78db70d9f550492c2adc22c20e46
SHA256 ee0412f8fe902b9ef9bc13cc1d1c2cd739208a4f8d04a3701ff7289aa16593b6
CRC32 061a7326
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename TabletPC.cpl
System Windows 8
File size 830976 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 3f48e9f0947fe79e55e16a023ff8e731
SHA1 197f8c721a8e187285cd45099b7d1d0cc7277e1f
SHA256 d783990c323f89d0ee8cbebf4c83768d001989cb4f9c0373784d360a1c01d312
CRC32 9ba0c85f
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename TabletPC.cpl
System Windows 7
File size 684032 bytes
Date 2010-11-21
File details
MD5 f731db7489a0994f682d68a2b21aa5ae
SHA1 8916cce5c9ce06f088052e20b20cac4d1e41a19f
SHA256 0b56b71619980aadb9ff253c62ff083fadf1300c997cba6c0b87028ae5fd2a6e
CRC32 38b45251
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename TabletPC.cpl
System Windows Vista
File size 762368 bytes
Date 2008-01-21
File details
MD5 f3a39a7f8dea5895db00401b04ef226a
SHA1 07c83a84503bf6e266c7abaf59290cba22d87f64
SHA256 0a7cf6d7a74b085e3d511b064117d05fcbd6dcf41016e1af17affe8172af8b5a
CRC32 dcd0b1d8
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\