MSTTSLocEnGB.dat Troubleshoot and Download

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

MSTTSLocEnGB.dat file Game Data. 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 MSTTSLocEnGB.dat related errors on your device. You can also download MSTTSLocEnGB.dat file compatible with Windows 8.1, Windows 8 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 8.1, Windows 8

File info

General information
Filename MSTTSLocEnGB.dat
File extension DAT
Type Dynamic Link Library
Description Game Data
Program Windows 8.1
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 8.1
File size 5733808
Oldest file 2012-07-26
Latest file 2014-11-21

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

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



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


Problems related to MSTTSLocEnGB.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 MSTTSLocEnGB.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\Speech\Engines\TTS\en-GB\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\Speech\Engines\TTS\en-GB\

If the steps did not solve your MSTTSLocEnGB.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 MSTTSLocEnGB.dat
System Windows 8.1
File size 5733808 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 9cd0372faa1c03d635e3e65ae64cbe2f
SHA1 b6be3fb18bcef716797f3da63eddde52e3389a5d
SHA256 1114c3ae6c99b325c16278a09ed44d787976a19ea4153a64d6b258e7b057beac
CRC32 599bc20d
Example file location C:\Windows\Speech\Engines\TTS\en-GB\
Filename MSTTSLocEnGB.dat
System Windows 8
File size 5693800 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 fc3a390725153b186a289ebc2a0fb254
SHA1 fff32913dbf0470cd242a2919e79a79358559da2
SHA256 f5294973604a0664a5e8c944d5d09658333fde7f6d53cf4e3798fe5735b3170b
CRC32 3272e7a8
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\Speech\Engines\TTS\en-GB\