davclnt.dll - Repair Issues and Download

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

davclnt.dll file Web DAV Client DLL. 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 davclnt.dll related errors on your device. You can also download davclnt.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 davclnt.dll
File extension DLL
Description Web DAV Client DLL
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Executable application
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 davclnt.dll file. davclnt.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 davclnt.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to davclnt.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 davclnt.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of davclnt.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\SysWOW64\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows XP: ---

If the steps did not solve your davclnt.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 davclnt.dll
System Windows 10
File size 83968 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 f22109a615ad68ecef22249da4c530de
SHA1 a640c4bc1c64d62481411dea2110467b09b0e108
SHA256 8bae524541ea96c2021d0dec9cd89f8cc839837f59c4ea2c61f87f7e8be4f6da
CRC32 21a019cd
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename davclnt.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 87040 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 0525caf6048d5042884256f209a784fc
SHA1 4788566cc80cf244ad249f3f5df1488f19c1a586
SHA256 81e6f439c5ad0c5732af5b2900764de44eb668dec1c6966be82ecc6704cc7aab
CRC32 81a54373
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename davclnt.dll
System Windows 8
File size 85504 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 445e8d767d141aad50238d217f78b593
SHA1 985a115815e3608a8532adee4413cad2d9981265
SHA256 ca39bd9d2dd5297438bb3f370f32a2aaef8d1b99f81d3229a37fe71a924816a3
CRC32 393c2952
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename davclnt.dll
System Windows 7
File size 80384 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 284b59d7b56fc76c80e622ab856b1fab
SHA1 8f4c7f0efadfd5eae8c4687692affcb9045a7a5c
SHA256 ac5f88ba054a381ba66db23f92dbc5c7fa60c6f3f1539aad7ccfd97066ab25b3
CRC32 ef4306ba
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename davclnt.dll
System Windows 7
File size 100864 bytes
Date 2010-11-21
File details
MD5 b3a33600dcdfb84d7fbe09adeb1c9b8a
SHA1 016956f4f9f62432956ef8289c2779f5b4d84ff2
SHA256 2553784b9195ad405cdd1133730ca1e7b12c97c2758af089cb6b06d4a2357bf0
CRC32 08f28061
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename davclnt.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 82432 bytes
Date 2009-04-11
File details
MD5 aac4dff79689736d8b316fc05a3e25ec
SHA1 8b9bfd5ddb87b5ca53112ad0dc0d6d06f05cd136
SHA256 30848cc0e8936f0e5e605da39e0dbcf00d73f42556b20e6ded7436a457d80872
CRC32 ca31ca99
Example file location ---
Filename davclnt.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 61440 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 cfbd2e1fe18b50748a76703a2dc6d4e3
SHA1 72bc12be0153515d80b857e9eb3b4a84440af851
SHA256 5d553b3cbcc404555dee7f58102b62a02a968eedb99e1029624327f0a914d08e
CRC32 bded853b
Example file location ---
Filename davclnt.dll
System Windows XP
File size 25088 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 fb8f8eec8d9c2157789472dd61cdc78b
SHA1 dc187873a6298b97615a3dc125df508f3a867d42
SHA256 d5306081621ffeff585fad292e60207e1bcb4ea67367e12872af73c464110c68
CRC32 de595619
Example file location ---