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

capisp.dll file Sysprep cleanup dll for CAPI. 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 capisp.dll related errors on your device. You can also download capisp.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista

File info

General information
Filename capisp.dll
File extension DLL
Description Sysprep cleanup dll for CAPI
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 capisp.dll file. capisp.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 capisp.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to capisp.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 capisp.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of capisp.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\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your capisp.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 capisp.dll
System Windows 10
File size 19456 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 c689dbda668b61bb0ec00dfea861acc7
SHA1 a4e1322ddcccd8e4564cbce4d803f8de4c9bba0c
SHA256 a889cb72d94c1ee6df16660f2994f110681f023243c2c286e7b21f4ffe346827
CRC32 b4fc04bd
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename capisp.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 18432 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 ecd170d759afc0902f0c04492e4791f6
SHA1 02d6ff0a641e3189522e73ef56af7b12d92a88e6
SHA256 7926d1ec79cf1de98fc875a7b50b39578ad6f88a4962c6f95b536019bd495239
CRC32 26aef4f6
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename capisp.dll
System Windows 8
File size 18432 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 75e614ce7eca8cd1925dbf4fd4ea13dd
SHA1 29e78d8c65140dcc955ac263201b11b83af0d07c
SHA256 d5cacee82c9c96f41f75d452c97249f69394f42b21085c4eca09a3dab95565a9
CRC32 7e782bb6
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename capisp.dll
System Windows 7
File size 25088 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 a7d8a5179285d04e8e9b20777546ff23
SHA1 8438caf764ee320da123b8fa2f39ec17c5b13b03
SHA256 d5950b4f9af2cfaaf36aeda508e7e13422f8513099108033f690dd74661e3854
CRC32 204ee5f1
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename capisp.dll
System Windows 7
File size 19968 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 eb879909ebcaffd57b0f4e4498eb21d3
SHA1 aac240ad9d687188b6ff576e5719c9be4106f912
SHA256 0e076959ee2d4a038450f325d692d42b8437bb2a2992fcddec99aa817dc7b077
CRC32 de3e8ff6
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename capisp.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 17920 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 c5546a8532bb62f20fc1744481b9cb5f
SHA1 7d6a721f5cbbd3d4d86ff1e67feff65fe35ce94c
SHA256 b0a377cd462fd1d2eb931681aaa83af812612e707ec18d2583de5cb21ff6fa83
CRC32 0a36488b
Example file location ---
Filename capisp.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 22528 bytes
Date 2008-01-21
File details
MD5 f8dbcf36137dce3374d2ea24ca972b5f
SHA1 e3f3821b0076a6119df260dacbbdcec895fa23e8
SHA256 daddb3b8b4ba841406a9fba134e08a83ed40090de23e0b64973c399e96d47322
CRC32 ee7132e1
Example file location ---