ChsPinyinDS.DLL Troubleshoot and Download

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

ChsPinyinDS.DLL file Microsoft Chs Pinyin DS 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 ChsPinyinDS.DLL related errors on your device. You can also download ChsPinyinDS.DLL file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 8.1

File info

General information
Filename ChsPinyinDS.DLL
File extension DLL
Description Microsoft Chs Pinyin DS 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 ChsPinyinDS.DLL file. ChsPinyinDS.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 ChsPinyinDS.DLL file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to ChsPinyinDS.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 ChsPinyinDS.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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace ChsPinyinDS.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 ChsPinyinDS.DLL file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\InputMethod\CHS\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\InputMethod\CHS\

If the steps did not solve your ChsPinyinDS.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 ChsPinyinDS.DLL
System Windows 10
File size 418304 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 b3f25e7c80783b06a9d0e65370464fab
SHA1 be9a6427d4229be30c15cb3f528073bcc398aac1
SHA256 a32d877cac942b46a385169f0f1d14e13a4cd8f8f080faf4b0770f96889efd21
CRC32 7027d41f
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\InputMethod\CHS\
Filename ChsPinyinDS.DLL
System Windows 8.1
File size 220160 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 b752e2c311baf106e9f71b8f7d11f7b1
SHA1 50089ac6762aded70e34485fb76a69a03acaff2f
SHA256 93ff6252da4765556f71558336b961a4c62861ff7593824b2f95ec263b52cc3b
CRC32 554775ec
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\InputMethod\CHS\