appsruprov.dll Troubleshoot and Download

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

appsruprov.dll file Application System Resource Usage Monitor (SRUM) 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 appsruprov.dll related errors on your device. You can also download appsruprov.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename appsruprov.dll
File extension DLL
Description Application System Resource Usage Monitor (SRUM) provider
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 appsruprov.dll file. appsruprov.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 appsruprov.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to appsruprov.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 appsruprov.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.

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

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

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

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

If the steps did not solve your appsruprov.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 appsruprov.dll
System Windows 10
File size 117760 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 f53f7a679ea4bb23099dcfe8b7698db4
SHA1 43ff6ec1809033c161fa6fbedb9b11d5f6accff9
SHA256 e2776f9413a22e917693a4a411280a2a91014e1eba1cb05798c3e6d185f80958
CRC32 d51b1d65
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename appsruprov.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 28672 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 ed0d8ad26c1180e237dd7d61076ab4be
SHA1 78e56dfb117583725fe1b87d6a6092cf29f3fda3
SHA256 e66e9f8c3dd9021a1f34026aedf4323e9b67721515b03e9be9fe8d6f7db15494
CRC32 1c1ec158
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename appsruprov.dll
System Windows 8
File size 28672 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 62680ae01eabbaa04f5555fccc993354
SHA1 a6c0add4787bed3a60beb62c5dbb4d07a0226a0f
SHA256 cc4dc370873ecee2797e662a250504f794abb1555dbe0cd4169fec6380c8fd0d
CRC32 e7b5a002
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\