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

chxmig.dll file Dynamic Link Library. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Windows software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of chxmig.dll related errors on your device. You can also download chxmig.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 8.1 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 8.1

File info

General information
Filename chxmig.dll
File extension DLL
Type Dynamic Link Library
Description Dynamic Link Library
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
File size 80288
Oldest file 2014-11-21
Latest file 2017-03-18

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

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



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


Problems related to chxmig.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 chxmig.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\migration\
  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\migration\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\migration\

If the steps did not solve your chxmig.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 chxmig.dll
System Windows 10
File size 80288 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 6c716da757f48fa8e087167100757861
SHA1 e503c020ef173f64c0afc83e5a07758acf140b7e
SHA256 9f82c9ff3c4bfb42363a3b2e508c98653d41f9745968497c356f0130221498d0
CRC32 63211d73
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\migration\
Filename chxmig.dll
System Windows 10
File size 80288 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 756484760b67decaecb35db3f8aa3659
SHA1 114be1e012ed939c6f7eff08f0551f715cc60336
SHA256 e6c443e7f8de65a896e0bfe0530516832505853638276b22c759a5327adb8da2
CRC32 83f8c426
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\migration\
Filename chxmig.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 55808 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 07d0e74fe422f5a15351f95148b5f0ca
SHA1 5bdd377028c6e71cc4be6cb94373f0f166f09854
SHA256 0d67dfce42fb50285190b5316db8add4c998bac7996df923c0e873e53e251eae
CRC32 3e293f66
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\migration\