Repair and Download dafWCN.dll Now

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

dafWCN.dll file Windows Connect Now DAF Plugin. 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 dafWCN.dll related errors on your device. You can also download dafWCN.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename dafWCN.dll
File extension DLL
Description Windows Connect Now DAF Plugin
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 dafWCN.dll file. dafWCN.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 dafWCN.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to dafWCN.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 dafWCN.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\System32\

If the steps did not solve your dafWCN.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 dafWCN.dll
System Windows 10
File size 98304 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 d820e5006d9758d9fa20a827804268fa
SHA1 bf5e077d00e3f86a362751c81b757eae561fb066
SHA256 2cbb8a9a2b2d466bdabc4ea1750277845caf45beb993cb87c449ad51294f592b
CRC32 2d9588a5
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename dafWCN.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 96256 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 320d401a17b9790f510e73a10b0160cf
SHA1 0bbdc87dc69ddeed091592d9a22752efb75746d6
SHA256 7874e62031bc598669744a51cc1161ca192bf6017ef877daf59cd0b4f98beb1f
CRC32 5adc4883
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename dafWCN.dll
System Windows 8
File size 92672 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 52b04acd0d1c8ce572f6d68d5cdcd7e1
SHA1 f590788adb3f188c2df5139ff99cefb379891503
SHA256 b4dcce5872f29594b94763867cbc1d29092552229a543e6c3afe875326227f21
CRC32 f3466f9e
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\