How to Repair AgentAnm.dll? Download Now

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

AgentAnm.dll file Microsoft Character Animation Player. 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 AgentAnm.dll related errors on your device. You can also download AgentAnm.dll 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
Filename AgentAnm.dll
File extension DLL
Description Microsoft Character Animation Player
Program Microsoft Character Animation Player
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Dynamic link library
System Windows NT 32-bit
Copyrights Copyright (C) Microsoft Corp. 1997-98
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)

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

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



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


Problems related to AgentAnm.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 AgentAnm.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\MSAgent\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\MSAgent\
  • Windows XP: C:\WINDOWS\system32\dllcache\

If the steps did not solve your AgentAnm.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 AgentAnm.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 27648 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 f1a310bd346bdf10c7d531ca6d93b045
SHA1 4caa327d3979112c2f9a8bd62d0c11e956121f8b
SHA256 48d091ba4e9aa173402c55bde6dd2f59a129d8077b77a4aab4d64e09c212e12a
CRC32 f895c799
Example file location C:\Windows\MSAgent\
Filename AgentAnm.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 34304 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 f926a4d15c4fe39d69cadc7604f39c21
SHA1 61de02a491195af1d956bc06aa0d66a8a529bffb
SHA256 e6c753f6004fbd7ed3b8baaff12c32072b2c42595dcb89d538b739f5d69a2cea
CRC32 5fd117d5
Example file location C:\Windows\MSAgent\
Filename AgentAnm.dll
System Windows XP
File size 24064 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 c08f348afc0ecb15e248135a246521f9
SHA1 30ccf959611ca0b1f131beae65299b7129230d39
SHA256 6b187a95242a821ce1e800dd80cc7a91fdbee498900b2b7fa6225a273a43496c
CRC32 cf654521
Example file location C:\WINDOWS\system32\dllcache\