DevDispItemProvider.dll - How to Fix? Download Now

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

DevDispItemProvider.dll file DeviceItem inproc devquery subsystem. 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 DevDispItemProvider.dll related errors on your device. You can also download DevDispItemProvider.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 DevDispItemProvider.dll
File extension DLL
Description DeviceItem inproc devquery subsystem
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.)
Fix File Errors

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

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



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


Problems related to DevDispItemProvider.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 DevDispItemProvider.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of DevDispItemProvider.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 DevDispItemProvider.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 DevDispItemProvider.dll
System Windows 10
File size 98728 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 c950daf695f447fc5d652a479546db5e
SHA1 a8aa497ce587b789f45d7c8572f1dae0c93af3e2
SHA256 23d91027c400f9e010a28fbf61b90346258e1fb54ebc3cb14e5310b4ced999f4
CRC32 bbe6dca3
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename DevDispItemProvider.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 87552 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 6c52c4acecb68c0a1711751f89e30063
SHA1 78e8c3ba811070681332b37b5e1982be0882138f
SHA256 d080ebb119cf478f649ef1b0b1ea9844249225a5fc82ece0bead2dc2d55b54e7
CRC32 810d9cac
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename DevDispItemProvider.dll
System Windows 8
File size 36352 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 db2e543d5ce322ee7165e7dfe5d5ec5f
SHA1 f5a726309a57f5c04d5c4c706bce35dafb38f629
SHA256 67bfca19d6b1c07f1699e1e30ddeaccf161302708f13130b000649afe94cd00b
CRC32 2c668314
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\