Fix up_l.cur Errors

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

up_l.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_l.cur related errors on your device. You can also download up_l.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_l.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_l.cur

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

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

up_l.cur

Error

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

OK

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of up_l.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_l.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_l.cur
System Windows 10
File size 8774 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 ec3b68ad61bab49e23cb881983f68764
SHA1 fc30f8208edbd58ad045b354eb2ac4acd885a98c
SHA256 4d9eb960cce0446a9aa1ad8657668f3f56fd3924c5ae7c0abae13b101a7cba1a
CRC32 47b5290c
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename up_l.cur
System Windows 8.1
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 f48aec7029263777cc1a96c9a5f510e3
SHA1 48ebee44be726a8dbd23e800b6db68055fcba30b
SHA256 7e04d0aea77cdc120d748e3c8c8517162e8c035b17a0a948f05e04fe7219d642
CRC32 b88ef1f4
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename up_l.cur
System Windows Vista
File size 766 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 e4d6116d2e55272536b4d87286c33ed0
SHA1 61e9bde83fa9e495b9664899e53fecd422acf463
SHA256 890b18ca7e251c114b9af0ab9fb916f06c6016937752a5b2f670309b9f8c944c
CRC32 4a363e2e
Example file location C:\Windows\Cursors\
Filename up_l.cur
System Windows 8
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 f48aec7029263777cc1a96c9a5f510e3
SHA1 48ebee44be726a8dbd23e800b6db68055fcba30b
SHA256 7e04d0aea77cdc120d748e3c8c8517162e8c035b17a0a948f05e04fe7219d642
CRC32 b88ef1f4
Example file location ---
Filename up_l.cur
System Windows 7
File size 1158 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 f48aec7029263777cc1a96c9a5f510e3
SHA1 48ebee44be726a8dbd23e800b6db68055fcba30b
SHA256 7e04d0aea77cdc120d748e3c8c8517162e8c035b17a0a948f05e04fe7219d642
CRC32 b88ef1f4
Example file location ---
Filename up_l.cur
System Windows XP
File size 766 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 e4d6116d2e55272536b4d87286c33ed0
SHA1 61e9bde83fa9e495b9664899e53fecd422acf463
SHA256 890b18ca7e251c114b9af0ab9fb916f06c6016937752a5b2f670309b9f8c944c
CRC32 4a363e2e
Example file location ---