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

depclrc.dll file Dell Printer Driver. 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 depclrc.dll related errors on your device. You can also download depclrc.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows 8.1 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename depclrc.dll
File extension DLL
Description Dell Printer Driver
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Driver
System Windows NT 32-bit
Copyrights Copyright (c) 2013 Dell Inc. ALL right reserved.
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)

There are various types of errors related to depclrc.dll file. depclrc.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 depclrc.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to depclrc.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 depclrc.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\prndlcl1.inf_x86_27377a4e07d5dea3\x86\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\prndlcl1.inf_x86_459628216c7b36ff\x86\
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows 8.1: ---

If the steps did not solve your depclrc.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 depclrc.dll
System Windows 10
File size 206848 bytes
Date 2013-07-08
File details
MD5 e253821a576c129c756a914da1758837
SHA1 f509570a773b695d7600ddb827cbb4064a9dd3d6
SHA256 5f7ed67d78a9c59ec3bd547eb51c1cea588f3f9af3f1ce8206ca998afba52792
CRC32 f537df8d
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\prndlcl1.inf_x86_27377a4e07d5dea3\x86\
Filename depclrc.dll
System Windows 8
File size 206336 bytes
Date 2012-06-28
File details
MD5 a0ed3caf53b551acbe68479d21c33497
SHA1 889f12723d7044cb0b568aac3750ecc327a2f23a
SHA256 978d5ffba5303906bf3ed0815593cc81d1f3382273e35e8463d7587629d228c8
CRC32 48e9086c
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\prndlcl1.inf_x86_459628216c7b36ff\x86\
Filename depclrc.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 68096 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 9707c13b7215d035cddf4c2386243aed
SHA1 073ac200972b5190e6001cf5902168084836dbaa
SHA256 c6b342bcf5720a38b5f14b83df4618882b529ec4492365feea627fbf92d0b342
CRC32 635c87c5
Example file location ---
Filename depclrc.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 206848 bytes
Date 2013-07-08
File details
MD5 e253821a576c129c756a914da1758837
SHA1 f509570a773b695d7600ddb827cbb4064a9dd3d6
SHA256 5f7ed67d78a9c59ec3bd547eb51c1cea588f3f9af3f1ce8206ca998afba52792
CRC32 f537df8d
Example file location ---