bici.dll Informations - Download and Fix

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

bici.dll file Windows Live Client BICI Module. 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 bici.dll related errors on your device. You can also download bici.dll file compatible with Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 8 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename bici.dll
File extension DLL
Description Windows Live Client BICI Module
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 bici.dll file. bici.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 bici.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to bici.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 bici.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 8.1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_17.5.9600.20605_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_17.5.9600.20605_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_17.5.9600.20605_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\

If the steps did not solve your bici.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 bici.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 197632 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 c8866ddf2919cb8cb31b0c54c5ea2a49
SHA1 d486eab4215c18de4501296ffdfc550e7abc25e1
SHA256 be68e8b60cea770c09eb7b45e0ca69caf211e8f720563ebb19715bf659f7907f
CRC32 70fec745
Example file location C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_17.5.9600.20605_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\
Filename bici.dll
System Windows 8
File size 201072 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 cc7f85cf0c4751012823091fb67cbacb
SHA1 6e89ece778488468fb2c68c20adee46055a55972
SHA256 15fffbfa138e2ff04938b0ce6a57730be4039a4ee9ffe7a92fd3b459205ca728
CRC32 49ea7233
Example file location 1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_17.5.9600.20605_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\
Filename bici.dll
System Windows 8
File size 201072 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 ebee106c677b3fe337fcbd22946280f9
SHA1 5698d810f8fa2186b872fab070389396f5cde76e
SHA256 8ce84a9289ed9727e24a94ccc9e002d111fb8b9f3c27b4404c69de23414359c8
CRC32 c2706be1
Example file location 1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps_17.5.9600.20605_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\