Download and Fix AgentDpv.dll

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

AgentDpv.dll file Microsoft Agent 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 AgentDpv.dll related errors on your device. You can also download AgentDpv.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 AgentDpv.dll
File extension DLL
Description Microsoft Agent Data Provider
Program Microsoft Agent 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 AgentDpv.dll file. AgentDpv.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 AgentDpv.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to AgentDpv.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 AgentDpv.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of AgentDpv.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 AgentDpv.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 AgentDpv.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 65536 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 3aecede887bd04d1953c4aba989fb81f
SHA1 054c21c33e510a04e1e9f3dbb6c474f7bf1ee5d1
SHA256 c9a069670183b0d2e1b21f66b62dedecec53eea589a74ddb35959f014a09e920
CRC32 04c2b90b
Example file location C:\Windows\MSAgent\
Filename AgentDpv.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 75776 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a982c36590b29fcf895af6ae83376595
SHA1 3c14a946a9ad11f320fe54a1ce263d7e0351276b
SHA256 cf9e2eaa9ec2a703b49c82658f48292b393ad7e4cc1569b4ec7a291baf9dcc00
CRC32 b05e5a6a
Example file location C:\Windows\MSAgent\
Filename AgentDpv.dll
System Windows XP
File size 57344 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 677e9dac87b67494de9a0e7bdbf77890
SHA1 5dd20234aaed92f8db592b4efbb6b9e40f4c3b39
SHA256 3f7b82d4031c4fd14ccd00bff04cf4be7f9fab842083106ac795957c50857108
CRC32 d75ed872
Example file location C:\WINDOWS\system32\dllcache\