Bing.Maps.dll - Repair Issues and Download

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

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

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 8.1, Windows 8

File info

General information
Filename Bing.Maps.dll
File extension DLL
Description Bing Maps
Program Bing Maps
Author Microsoft
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Dynamic link library
System Windows NT 32-bit
Copyrights (c) Microsoft. All rights reserved.
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)

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

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



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


Problems related to Bing.Maps.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 Bing.Maps.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 8.1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.BingMaps_2.1.3230.2048_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.BingMaps_2.1.3230.2048_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\

If the steps did not solve your Bing.Maps.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 Bing.Maps.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 5497344 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 5c4c726b3903c91475e317144415375b
SHA1 4c3b5cb5b766b4b1f5d2f40622018799ca80462a
SHA256 6436bbb8f55408bf5de7fa1fa8a72a7a58e126ad9659c236cbeca4764bf8a513
CRC32 8245331d
Example file location C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.BingMaps_2.1.3230.2048_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\
Filename Bing.Maps.dll
System Windows 8
File size 2619248 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 096251982b34571f2cef31d9b5fe8344
SHA1 25ea3d8af9d51081bc91771ad97a2d91c58fc450
SHA256 f539150d33e02fa3d0123417464294c999653668461fc0145072cd541c221072
CRC32 b0a079bb
Example file location 1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.BingMaps_2.1.3230.2048_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\