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

brdgcfg.dll file NWLink IPX Notify Object. 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 brdgcfg.dll related errors on your device. You can also download brdgcfg.dll file compatible with Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista

File info

General information
Filename brdgcfg.dll
File extension DLL
Description NWLink IPX Notify Object
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 brdgcfg.dll file. brdgcfg.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 brdgcfg.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to brdgcfg.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 brdgcfg.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\System32\

If the steps did not solve your brdgcfg.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 brdgcfg.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 22528 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 fa7086f87f99ac20586a68424fa341a8
SHA1 c071c0606d44e90dd36bd9099a8b4821e44a665d
SHA256 579ee931bcb5588b1b1c31156a840f7ce131956d1cfd287056006f13639e5f72
CRC32 e31a815c
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename brdgcfg.dll
System Windows 8
File size 22016 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 cb3efdee8744a4015c18e906043193de
SHA1 8d20d9143a8dd6d88fc2ce607cbfbf2f5ccf010d
SHA256 0c48cdc5e81cde53c4e934e6c6f70fe5e58da89c43505b98fb27889061c1a7db
CRC32 e4b00d71
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename brdgcfg.dll
System Windows 7
File size 27648 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 c3ffc0992b2d706976b5d4fea1d01f05
SHA1 5c65d6bc708f88795c3686ea2a5e82cac0d605fc
SHA256 a40ea91a3f254e7e9fa55a8b52438ddf9d557b3adf3a0a36572d6d5ca2d830ca
CRC32 473a6d94
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename brdgcfg.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 27136 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 3484e45c6bbabeafac72c391f9e32128
SHA1 cc9cd791bea1b2086d6f9b4bf75d2b40dc258020
SHA256 da31d418c8d64d6c9619908abf6a04ff25ce2d269ae45566c0ec190151c37860
CRC32 fe76f465
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\