Download up_im.cur to Fix Errors

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

up_im.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 up_im.cur related errors on your device. You can also download up_im.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 up_im.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
up_im.cur

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

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

up_im.cur

Error

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

OK

Problems related to up_im.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 up_im.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of up_im.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 up_im.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 up_im.cur
System Windows 10
File size 8774 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 54ee0d4edc8df4e2af872453c4134721
SHA1 001cfcec174f4acb7fb6bea86170fe83065a87a2
SHA256 4d40b9009c43fa2217f9cef6b855013c24b959fd761087f7ad0370b8e0f76cae
CRC32 eacb9daa
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename up_im.cur
System Windows 8.1
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 fad803986088fa2e09a0dbb16f239a68
SHA1 8bd3f8442b66e824879e4b0b8a7a6459f9733f7f
SHA256 417a226bbef46db62bed176712ff9bd69f86983cd717ed6d3cd1bd9b150a53d0
CRC32 687c2ddd
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename up_im.cur
System Windows Vista
File size 326 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 0979d721cc7b92475af7eacfd884217d
SHA1 028f82f26617c2ca45fbbee8bee487549384a223
SHA256 4321e241b163dead0ebb7bbb2f3473f5a1e6eda5eb75fbf7012f10c4df69749f
CRC32 a9e676f2
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename up_im.cur
System Windows 8
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 fad803986088fa2e09a0dbb16f239a68
SHA1 8bd3f8442b66e824879e4b0b8a7a6459f9733f7f
SHA256 417a226bbef46db62bed176712ff9bd69f86983cd717ed6d3cd1bd9b150a53d0
CRC32 687c2ddd
Example file location ---
Filename up_im.cur
System Windows 7
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 fad803986088fa2e09a0dbb16f239a68
SHA1 8bd3f8442b66e824879e4b0b8a7a6459f9733f7f
SHA256 417a226bbef46db62bed176712ff9bd69f86983cd717ed6d3cd1bd9b150a53d0
CRC32 687c2ddd
Example file location ---
Filename up_im.cur
System Windows XP
File size 326 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 0979d721cc7b92475af7eacfd884217d
SHA1 028f82f26617c2ca45fbbee8bee487549384a223
SHA256 4321e241b163dead0ebb7bbb2f3473f5a1e6eda5eb75fbf7012f10c4df69749f
CRC32 a9e676f2
Example file location ---