Fix clbcatq.dll Errors

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

clbcatq.dll file COM+ Configuration Catalog. 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 clbcatq.dll related errors on your device. You can also download clbcatq.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows XP 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, Windows XP

File info

General information
Filename clbcatq.dll
File extension DLL
Description COM+ Configuration Catalog
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 clbcatq.dll file. clbcatq.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 clbcatq.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to clbcatq.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 clbcatq.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of clbcatq.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: ---
  • Windows XP: ---

If the steps did not solve your clbcatq.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 clbcatq.dll
System Windows 10
File size 521728 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 f351c09105fb17b4bd79c029df6ec313
SHA1 6ee966cc1bc59c05055a6c91c7fbd2e615a6550d
SHA256 adc9efd4ab6b581b333f39619f7eb188902c9ff96fe13f39a9bdb8f31dff9b2a
CRC32 20099250
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename clbcatq.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 569128 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 c16526b898b16a443d2c7d82b4c525b8
SHA1 05a1dc3ad121f9ce6da16671141e20166fa2dd30
SHA256 b1afb2d867912191f6130c77f7a0199d801ebe7d75d8f619a3a7c1e93f8c2e16
CRC32 87548677
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename clbcatq.dll
System Windows 8
File size 454656 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 62f46fb1aed31b289f6a64718a3e5ecf
SHA1 4362c7fd1e013e8eb5a35613b47447a0a4377794
SHA256 f1e8d1610cd22685c378286e46fe68cf2a05588a3a447dd0988b03f7b86aee83
CRC32 417dd254
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename clbcatq.dll
System Windows 7
File size 607744 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 25983de69b57142039ac8d95e71cd9c9
SHA1 01691e3b0bfa569e64bdb7dc3d637a867ed2dc08
SHA256 a677da7ebcbcb6073d27e8a38809f51e971e83ed379bc599aaad6ef4216348da
CRC32 f3a434f0
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename clbcatq.dll
System Windows 7
File size 522240 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 ff5688d309347f2720911d8796912834
SHA1 8c0b91cca26862afd6541eb1b78e5b74a29e7fe5
SHA256 3b0d73c50d40a6f42629b7750f99f656bf5c1c50237d5f98b6c0f2ce5e2da359
CRC32 6b284e9b
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename clbcatq.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 523776 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 c394079eb162e812d682c73fa96af6e4
SHA1 6cb111ff2bb3840d500f2b96ebca5f9d74563e10
SHA256 639f482dbc82e1e8e7254a5f6ff0f60661ea4be44d86ca13238913dabfa522f8
CRC32 74e0fa0a
Example file location ---
Filename clbcatq.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 611328 bytes
Date 2008-01-21
File details
MD5 db310bf331a32fd208cada64aba2903a
SHA1 d0fbe62662635228ecc8ad4d0a13d02d91b6fc20
SHA256 23a9634f34a8dea444a217225e0daaad5d9c351850182a860802921fbca7aab3
CRC32 92c6aab9
Example file location ---
Filename clbcatq.dll
System Windows XP
File size 498688 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 f137a0ca70003db20448d540651fa003
SHA1 bd0f1633a7d858f27d3fa2bad744b766a1533490
SHA256 4d3095fd8431d0839b6ee785a979d005a1035368a152cdc705804e85b7673198
CRC32 2e51e68c
Example file location ---