adprovider.dll - Repair Issues and Download

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

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

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

File info

General information
Filename adprovider.dll
File extension DLL
Description adprovider DLL
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Dynamic link library
System Windows NT 32-bit
Copyrights © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)

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

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



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


Problems related to adprovider.dll 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 adprovider.dll 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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace adprovider.dll 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 adprovider.dll file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\

If the steps did not solve your adprovider.dll 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 adprovider.dll
System Windows 10
File size 50688 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 53a45cffc5e23c0da1afe2761758864c
SHA1 10d73694ba6d0b49432b58b037e8d2515465c30d
SHA256 501188e8968e6430f4afcc9490b829c1dd7af69b3c9ba0e6065ecbd7ba9d400b
CRC32 bd2f5c90
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename adprovider.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 49664 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 f981199c82a40cf638d313c4498ecab9
SHA1 9f2ba1092a90b048aaf51304d139018e13144f3b
SHA256 338287ddb5fdbf0f7540dac8ae8a3f02643f7b45f3b401a9dfa6447e39043049
CRC32 2911b8b0
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename adprovider.dll
System Windows 8
File size 50176 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 1d1d1ceccb93f4f646428418afe30fa7
SHA1 076cd232cb367711d2d8aba0e88d8d4f534ff29c
SHA256 d632d974b09b5a41cb4dd638733a7b20ea36576edb81e298a88c6b0de386ed12
CRC32 534ab3bf
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename adprovider.dll
System Windows 7
File size 49664 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 382d949aff48b9b5ffe72ff68b7a76df
SHA1 fba687d233bc2b265f660e2aad4c7ba259880626
SHA256 7a55ade75be6015b9f9b9384325e26ab9884b9f27dfef46590ef991bed2d8179
CRC32 50ef5259
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename adprovider.dll
System Windows 7
File size 56832 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 e60bbbb2a0bfbc8d09666a1a4010354a
SHA1 2081cfa5157ae2ee27519ee4f763171c9dc254d1
SHA256 04545db63a5e3bbff92fd0331552f138b2a18fc1f3af0ba99b8265d20a907c28
CRC32 ac7ea250
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\