Troubleshoot busy_il.cur Errors and Download File

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

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

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

File info

General information
Filename busy_il.cur
File extension CUR
Type System
Description Windows Cursor
Software
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
Details
File size 8774
Oldest file 2006-09-18
Latest file 2017-03-18
busy_il.cur

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

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

busy_il.cur

Error

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

OK

Problems related to busy_il.cur 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 busy_il.cur 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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace busy_il.cur 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 busy_il.cur file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\Cursors\
  • Windows 8: ---
  • Windows 7: ---
  • Windows XP: ---

If the steps did not solve your busy_il.cur 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 busy_il.cur
System Windows 10
File size 8774 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 3c0c50bc5fbb9ce4a187745f41049a17
SHA1 5fa45121e1a8a7009dd04fbfc2a4fe297e1aec0b
SHA256 50980969b24d89982f098b38ba9af997b2f050527fa2bd5ea261eb1748429b71
CRC32 ecfb8561
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename busy_il.cur
System Windows 8.1
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 747fb3b413df2ddb328734cd9b021985
SHA1 c3575d37eb1fd907e2b2c54d1db284fa7abb661d
SHA256 e8deaf7eb8bec9ae1d00f634c0b112e72bb8c1ca2a6b8bebdee8cf3a6c2be796
CRC32 ca6d2e0c
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename busy_il.cur
System Windows Vista
File size 766 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 b41927af6c4bb89770a5a2084321d92b
SHA1 a21b288f74734c2598c59db48573d561f0e707b7
SHA256 2f0d72b0d37ab558a37aa58eed764dbbe05f5bc6bab236f76850754b2ab1a67d
CRC32 d20ebac7
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename busy_il.cur
System Windows 8
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 747fb3b413df2ddb328734cd9b021985
SHA1 c3575d37eb1fd907e2b2c54d1db284fa7abb661d
SHA256 e8deaf7eb8bec9ae1d00f634c0b112e72bb8c1ca2a6b8bebdee8cf3a6c2be796
CRC32 ca6d2e0c
Example file location ---
Filename busy_il.cur
System Windows 7
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 747fb3b413df2ddb328734cd9b021985
SHA1 c3575d37eb1fd907e2b2c54d1db284fa7abb661d
SHA256 e8deaf7eb8bec9ae1d00f634c0b112e72bb8c1ca2a6b8bebdee8cf3a6c2be796
CRC32 ca6d2e0c
Example file location ---
Filename busy_il.cur
System Windows XP
File size 766 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 b41927af6c4bb89770a5a2084321d92b
SHA1 a21b288f74734c2598c59db48573d561f0e707b7
SHA256 2f0d72b0d37ab558a37aa58eed764dbbe05f5bc6bab236f76850754b2ab1a67d
CRC32 d20ebac7
Example file location ---