Download and Fix bootstat.dat

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

bootstat.dat file Game Data. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Office software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of bootstat.dat related errors on your device. You can also download bootstat.dat file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 8 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename bootstat.dat
File extension DAT
Type Dynamic Link Library
Description Game Data
Software
Program Office 2010
Software Office
Author Microsoft
Software version 2010
Details
File size 67584
Oldest file 2017-04-24
Latest file 2017-05-10
bootstat.dat

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

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

bootstat.dat

Error

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

OK

Problems related to bootstat.dat 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 bootstat.dat 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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace bootstat.dat 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 bootstat.dat file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\
  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\
  • Windows 7: ---
  • Windows 7: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows XP: ---
  • Windows 8: ---

If the steps did not solve your bootstat.dat 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 bootstat.dat
System Windows 10
File size 67584 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 c45473f4bfb16d737d1060b52ad0398e
SHA1 9893f242d970b7942f75346341b21b55e5debcce
SHA256 1532949d9f3c3966b81a79d34fc75f0811fd8c034ed621b6a979ffbfdc4b1361
CRC32 3b2bccd2
Example file location C:\Windows\
Filename bootstat.dat
System Windows 10
File size 67584 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 ff49795c082942302d7499b0417346f1
SHA1 9765048c3ee5b99c1da0853f5f60d9c498ecf5ea
SHA256 7fc9ea3a0c0d75649aedcfab3474a513c2ef8d780cc4d7d408f441896a9595e8
CRC32 1f790210
Example file location C:\Windows\
Filename bootstat.dat
System Windows 8.1
File size 67584 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 46f370d1e6c39733b6938f6c3b0d6945
SHA1 7db2079a8cb5fc6f7cc8889c9bf10488ed6feab6
SHA256 9e0de137e0650b44c2469e6d9d8b3d8bf5a8e81073530cd22ec266a90a4dd18f
CRC32 97aa4c97
Example file location C:\Windows\
Filename bootstat.dat
System Windows 8
File size 67584 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 48b51b4b0d54ddd5efb5a064430bc17d
SHA1 f7f1d6ff42aa0b76efbff9b901d5fb0e50c2e97b
SHA256 01e072d0a5c03516a036e7aedc356e340dea202572225a150e581c7fc39647df
CRC32 0a17f161
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\
Filename bootstat.dat
System Windows 7
File size 67584 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 d3222dd51b30ca973b3d14069a2104d1
SHA1 66afcd8f9ddab6efb9c1c689d3565e4955ee5904
SHA256 b9b7f470f4d6531057df7e8b0910134cb5b2db7ad35c1a7f580798b588948f2e
CRC32 bae55d3e
Example file location ---
Filename bootstat.dat
System Windows 7
File size 67584 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 8da1e234840a220a51e1b85359980908
SHA1 00518a0a57529bac3a711e72ed938a576de34a30
SHA256 bd574e6534f1c72b8e0138665e04c0f953f6fdfbfadf890f6afc09303ece4fa7
CRC32 130379da
Example file location ---
Filename bootstat.dat
System Windows Vista
File size 65536 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 038696a2de9cd68b1498d2229592b396
SHA1 ea7a0cdd1c67f38c5d45d7960962225f2277faf4
SHA256 7f9d277a2c5d208048173dcbe2e197b603d7dab9261862916d4efd5ff8a1c90e
CRC32 79e93ea1
Example file location ---
Filename bootstat.dat
System Windows Vista
File size 67584 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 8c7ef43dcfed2f29f27717a662e1338c
SHA1 0567c2dcd084a8605d2a16be5c4d4dbcb4bdb174
SHA256 0e5d83260b6ef5cd7dbe41674af8518bb6276f4359f2fddfe33b1f609bf09821
CRC32 6d2ce500
Example file location ---
Filename bootstat.dat
System Windows Vista
File size 67584 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 5edae58674b7a6b7f347c6e1acfc838e
SHA1 fb1811046444151a24c10178ec4b3f6c4aa28170
SHA256 27003f15e82be7e4971da24f43d236b3dd0d21424eb408f2a63e4ec2c53453aa
CRC32 ff991f75
Example file location ---
Filename bootstat.dat
System Windows Vista
File size 65536 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 e4b20297be83bdd519efc7c33840ec83
SHA1 6baaee37e3fa349f68a8b0b3916d46938416027d
SHA256 7fac02d0fdb2e2385ece9316a9a4f10c31794f7572cc29abb164929145844cda
CRC32 0a1cc5f2
Example file location ---
Filename bootstat.dat
System Windows XP
File size 2048 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 d2b3c3a2848a1278ac3acf25d4eb997c
SHA1 68d4a585d0525d3e444d842b52c0c4e45397296f
SHA256 e123bb333688fa42cf413c395b24f573a3484ef554ac245bda8e8cdec03b8777
CRC32 ecfedf3c
Example file location ---
Filename bootstat.dat
System Windows 8
File size 67584 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 c45473f4bfb16d737d1060b52ad0398e
SHA1 9893f242d970b7942f75346341b21b55e5debcce
SHA256 1532949d9f3c3966b81a79d34fc75f0811fd8c034ed621b6a979ffbfdc4b1361
CRC32 3b2bccd2
Example file location ---