How to Download and Fix CallButtons.dll?

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

CallButtons.dll file Windows Runtime CallButtonsServer DLL. 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 CallButtons.dll related errors on your device. You can also download CallButtons.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 CallButtons.dll
File extension DLL
Description Windows Runtime CallButtonsServer DLL
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 CallButtons.dll file. CallButtons.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 CallButtons.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to CallButtons.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 CallButtons.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of CallButtons.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 CallButtons.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 CallButtons.dll
System Windows 10
File size 79360 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 f74736efd858e483376b057544d450a9
SHA1 58730fd42e2f7f8664e72d9bac56b18dafd6456a
SHA256 47a5ca33e2fb42979f2db3a6e0997917f4f1530fb111392a266b1c7fa839a3e9
CRC32 768bce1c
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename CallButtons.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 76288 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 4e3d8b8e06b0969dd988cc1a1b5af8ae
SHA1 2147cef6a18be5ce721887432d9b66cc94c83233
SHA256 5fdc25b0aabde47582f4fa919ba59a976566a1055cf7bd5068a7792db106e912
CRC32 6c8bb07a
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename CallButtons.dll
System Windows 8
File size 67584 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 393905b4012304d78bf3bf31bff7a9de
SHA1 89a004066a2236eb247ea03a5ce712d9bfd0e3e1
SHA256 b494b3972aa2490b697d2ef75dd4f6bdc3c923cf0e01f0c0c631c5e7e6d0eff2
CRC32 abbd2c84
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\