Download and Fix auditcse.dll

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

auditcse.dll file Windows Audit Settings CSE. 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 auditcse.dll related errors on your device. You can also download auditcse.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, 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

File info

General information
Filename auditcse.dll
File extension DLL
Description Windows Audit Settings CSE
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Executable application
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 auditcse.dll file. auditcse.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 auditcse.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to auditcse.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 auditcse.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of auditcse.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\System32\

If the steps did not solve your auditcse.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 auditcse.dll
System Windows 10
File size 143872 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 3f9e01ebefc9e6a5c55e60ff82e5b487
SHA1 a2f53da5f409693e15ac3de49ce676c5854d6b10
SHA256 a74d58123203ba9a267d48e538d4e2830216bc60db20b8388b43a607f0ac8290
CRC32 a44f9914
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename auditcse.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 150528 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 79703c10be8d2b678eac19e7a7d6e010
SHA1 5baaf1890f3e64064c08f15a36261b020e7c3319
SHA256 1cd23e68e1528aac9da18620d21e25940d66f31de4c72721a4103ad4c54cb2c8
CRC32 5ba89082
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename auditcse.dll
System Windows 8
File size 156672 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 077bbc678eabfb87bbd60ca09b5dc3fb
SHA1 568ac0f2b18ff4058365bb0c98b2a16310176043
SHA256 14d01263cd7836842235c1cf5285fe0386f035de0cb804e1595967e10d45972b
CRC32 488ba81a
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename auditcse.dll
System Windows 7
File size 194048 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 622c9b84df69432c7d5adfb22427ab49
SHA1 047679406609ffc0c1bca98d1317f6a603487cb9
SHA256 80b3845e9d50d91211dc4b01d70706bfdb50749702de19986e05609b7cc166a8
CRC32 c190b51a
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\