FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat Troubleshoot and Download

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat related errors on your device. You can also download FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, 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 8

File info

General information
Filename FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat
File extension DAT
Type Dynamic Link Library
Description Game Data
Software
Program Office 2013
Software Office
Author Microsoft
Software version 2013
Details
File size 8388608
Oldest file 2012-07-26
Latest file 2017-05-10
Fix File Errors

There are various types of errors related to FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file. FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat is corrupted
  • FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat
  • FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file error
  • FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file:
  • FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file could not be loaded
  • FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file doesn't exist

FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat

Error

Application could not be started because FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.

OK

Problems related to FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.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.

FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file

The last solution is to manually download and replace FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat file example directory paths.

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local\
  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local\
  • Windows 8: ---

If the steps did not solve your FontCache-S-1-5-18.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 FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat
System Windows 10
File size 8388608 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 d033f4a12a6fb123e7d2c4ec5f4717bd
SHA1 fa8ee5485b23b0ea5f5efe104a4f627d9b059c4e
SHA256 29ecbaa4d96166dcd2d10127ecc6fb5044f9829180c471ddf5cec9ea029dd227
CRC32 4637d7f3
Example file location C:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local\
Filename FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat
System Windows 10
File size 8388608 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 f03b577674c616eca9fa06b273018033
SHA1 cc483e996c05c02570c6a00160ba398c79f98122
SHA256 6a4a0905a1126becfec8c3dd77626ff487a04c098e68175975fa0f62d62bade4
CRC32 640afb3a
Example file location C:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local\
Filename FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat
System Windows 8.1
File size 8388608 bytes
Date 2013-08-22
File details
MD5 725ffbf7b7af418885c6ec522659bcb8
SHA1 2a8aecb12029bfd5dca493a9ad880aa27852074d
SHA256 87f4092ca591f4995c1dfa4de0afccf5f57b7a2cc69294151aae7f01a7a35179
CRC32 ff547ca3
Example file location C:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local\
Filename FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat
System Windows 8
File size 8388608 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 c2fcaf31710f5e5224af4d61039b1299
SHA1 9e6faa7168048f405e766b385ae501ca83f0eb85
SHA256 4c0f5802354305803167f7e257002cea03679782d15baa8670b400059a139da0
CRC32 ee865509
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\ServiceProfiles\LocalService\AppData\Local\
Filename FontCache-S-1-5-18.dat
System Windows 8
File size 8388608 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 f03b577674c616eca9fa06b273018033
SHA1 cc483e996c05c02570c6a00160ba398c79f98122
SHA256 6a4a0905a1126becfec8c3dd77626ff487a04c098e68175975fa0f62d62bade4
CRC32 640afb3a
Example file location ---