Troubleshoot GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT Errors and Download File

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT related errors on your device. You can also download GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file compatible with Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows XP devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows XP

File info

General information
File extension DAT
Type Dynamic Link Library
Description Game Data
Program Office 2007
Software Office
Author Microsoft
Software version 2007
File size 48600
Oldest file 2017-04-24
Latest file 2017-05-10

There are various types of errors related to GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file. GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT is corrupted
  • GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT
  • GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file error
  • GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file:
  • GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file could not be loaded
  • GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file doesn't exist



Application could not be started because GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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.

GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file

The last solution is to manually download and replace GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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 GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of GDIPFONTCACHEV1.DAT file example directory paths.

  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\System32\config\systemprofile\AppData\Local\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\System32\config\systemprofile\AppData\Local\
  • Windows XP: C:\Documents and Settings\Bill\Local Settings\Application Data\

If the steps did not solve your GDIPFONTCACHEV1.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

System Windows Vista
File size 48600 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 abe0304edd7f404464e61d2a9a38f7f5
SHA1 80e14fe07091c613ff54f64edac8b27b1e3c6ac7
SHA256 71d7266fc900abad363771e695a51e489191dfec93806c7ba3bb1496f5d83757
CRC32 48074944
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\config\systemprofile\AppData\Local\
System Windows Vista
File size 48600 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 bc1c522b953d5a6ffbe845db1ba7a751
SHA1 6148bfcbe11c9ae14e4d6b0f0f12b09a15d7eb7e
SHA256 979a6abfae3d6f69ef3274cec8827ed064c0c373de50eb409544f444d8151ebb
CRC32 ad2fa0e5
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\config\systemprofile\AppData\Local\
System Windows XP
File size 12328 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 28cffd509cfad072063829d9955d58a1
SHA1 56e6ad2682845d0e52dbb7195bcf1f580ab09fcf
SHA256 2b1a252c5d5dfe7218917ecd787d63e041b85e61bd05a1e445db93e421efb86b
CRC32 5cbc2af2
Example file location C:\Documents and Settings\Bill\Local Settings\Application Data\