Fix AgentDp2.dll Errors

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.dll file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

AgentDp2.dll file Microsoft Character Animation Data Provider. 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 AgentDp2.dll related errors on your device. You can also download AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.dll
File extension DLL
Description Microsoft Character Animation Data Provider
Program Microsoft Character Animation Data Provider
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Dynamic link library
System Win32
Copyrights Copyright (C) Microsoft Corp. 1997-98
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)

There are various types of errors related to AgentDp2.dll file. AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • AgentDp2.dll is corrupted
  • AgentDp2.dll cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - AgentDp2.dll
  • AgentDp2.dll file error
  • AgentDp2.dll file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register AgentDp2.dll file:
  • AgentDp2.dll file could not be loaded
  • AgentDp2.dll file doesn't exist



Application could not be started because AgentDp2.dll file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.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.

AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.dll file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.dll file

The last solution is to manually download and replace AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.dll file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of AgentDp2.dll file example directory paths.

  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\MSAgent64\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\MSAgent64\
  • Windows XP: C:\WINDOWS\system32\dllcache\

If the steps did not solve your AgentDp2.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 AgentDp2.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 53760 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 0f05dcef12bb104f8c1230fe2c1d5770
SHA1 1beb13ae701b5aaf2ed01b810ac5b54ce670aacf
SHA256 c2147f5a37f444cdb3cfdb35a8b869ecb72272403c17b84cf381776ffa4c1ce3
CRC32 5648ba48
Example file location C:\Windows\MSAgent64\
Filename AgentDp2.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 48128 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 293cb2a2985708793826b4954800760f
SHA1 f525eeb0624b528ea395ebec64982fbcea9020e9
SHA256 6e1b4f65f42e1b9c801f2983006509fdd11724b915038329b6eb965677bdf06e
CRC32 3044a6cd
Example file location C:\Windows\MSAgent64\
Filename AgentDp2.dll
System Windows XP
File size 42496 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 44f0f16bf6eb8e1443ae788ca4eab04d
SHA1 0c80f7345466fdf0d69565cfb07cd7b60fd7726e
SHA256 5f6cee0baf6b35b36edf3f2eda0b720173e3d30c945b734749bd0dac861bc856
CRC32 f0ea39f2
Example file location C:\WINDOWS\system32\dllcache\