Fix DataModel.dll Errors

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

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

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

File info

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

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



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


Problems related to DataModel.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 DataModel.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 8.1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.BingFinance_3.0.4.212_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.BingFinance_3.0.4.212_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.BingFinance_3.0.4.212_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\

If the steps did not solve your DataModel.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 DataModel.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 48632 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 0ad2a5ea5832b7d01fc84bed940e9880
SHA1 3118170537be9c4e1d0fb8368014a84be3aa3e6f
SHA256 272f6e4359be7e07cc4170fe57973a0e87cb9a05619282d84d25f08e97bf7d18
CRC32 d7ab7526
Example file location C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.BingFinance_3.0.4.212_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\
Filename DataModel.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 1900152 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 77262c1e6992830d6fa0ca00601be34b
SHA1 d2fae19bd291ea836dcea41af6db2ab53953f536
SHA256 622bfc455643bae4ad7f9676a376f3e70bad608befbfadd5afa18c5411914ccd
CRC32 aefc0061
Example file location C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.BingFinance_3.0.4.212_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\
Filename DataModel.dll
System Windows 8
File size 32120 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 077676158da3e2d615a59ec074814acc
SHA1 d77a9c3e67f0a1fb21ba06b17e01a67ef87cc26a
SHA256 de02cc091c5d26be9a12339678421e71c4fdc24c52625a4720cedc5916ada141
CRC32 7c4282c1
Example file location 1: C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.BingFinance_3.0.4.212_x86__8wekyb3d8bbwe\