csiagent.dll Troubleshoot and Download

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

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

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



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


Problems related to csiagent.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 csiagent.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\migwiz\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\migwiz\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\System32\migwiz\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\migwiz\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\migwiz\
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your csiagent.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 csiagent.dll
System Windows 10
File size 509856 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 73b73b23e624fc8c74b1e651d70d83cf
SHA1 aec482c466253e8a853a8950e5ffec8198674371
SHA256 78d55cd2adb9fc92298d84076b15e8f8cff316f8350ebdf690b9674ee62e77f6
CRC32 ebcfdb59
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\migwiz\
Filename csiagent.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 508416 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 b753b9b67a17defadad9295e9ab2b0b0
SHA1 bed7ad2f9af6c4ba3afa0ae2911183a746832203
SHA256 ee69ac2cf41ada689cb3aa4e9709936a333e3dee5a512f7488c50783235cd5a6
CRC32 0ab9a875
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\migwiz\
Filename csiagent.dll
System Windows 8
File size 470528 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 2e7490c72a5b0f95dc594505bd6dfc61
SHA1 f3f7d13377570c7dd0f907aa0cc9f2f443231ba9
SHA256 e9d5d4b90bc2a71220536d869f3edad590cfbce080127e78141b8f14cff7ad94
CRC32 f734cdac
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\migwiz\
Filename csiagent.dll
System Windows 7
File size 461312 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 02a102d61843ad184439173a3ff75271
SHA1 b145f61aae9e162c34d09dd932d62d55a48516e0
SHA256 d5636798c5adb202aa3d0f525960b2261a95effbade091930c4a0caebce81a1b
CRC32 5c2330b3
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\migwiz\
Filename csiagent.dll
System Windows 7
File size 644096 bytes
Date 2010-11-21
File details
MD5 4dd48f32ba59f99fec06582701be7d52
SHA1 7220d92bdf4fe2aa69ab274a83dd36173bd43590
SHA256 348ee49db65f3421447e608f0d23d53a21ddba1608192c94592078340683cea9
CRC32 6153a155
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\migwiz\
Filename csiagent.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 248832 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 61163ed03fe01b8e4ac261e0ad33df74
SHA1 80f93fb7990e3ad5365b5333942e7db78f6fe25c
SHA256 f7df484770608da996e0ac468433534bc2a9e376835d75c8b0c3def876f90040
CRC32 019909a3
Example file location ---
Filename csiagent.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 351744 bytes
Date 2008-01-21
File details
MD5 8d70ccd7898d21bc8b3e240ad31346eb
SHA1 629800fd2512fe08e1ef3566291e45bd67e1c60b
SHA256 30b053c1af0096d6b0d1d78a956b459c94d2387a7a7a8b6e39379d5059b2926e
CRC32 4b0d22e5
Example file location ---