How to Repair DevicePairingProxy.dll? Download Now

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

DevicePairingProxy.dll file Device Pairing Proxy 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 DevicePairingProxy.dll related errors on your device. You can also download DevicePairingProxy.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista 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

File info

General information
Filename DevicePairingProxy.dll
File extension DLL
Description Device Pairing Proxy Dll
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.)
Fix File Errors

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

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



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


Problems related to DevicePairingProxy.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 DevicePairingProxy.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of DevicePairingProxy.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: ---

If the steps did not solve your DevicePairingProxy.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 DevicePairingProxy.dll
System Windows 10
File size 23552 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 edd1bfdac7261fa5b25c32568e5294a5
SHA1 6fc7805f3f0010e26c527fc2947d188dce25c04c
SHA256 27f58232df33c5140ffead8e3ab9c45d8ff412f2056ef2fbd2220030d475f1da
CRC32 f7d40931
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename DevicePairingProxy.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 20480 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 8d6411f98aec56f8aa4b9d05a063ca1f
SHA1 2c71cc04739c7f64df94ac549b8abdde012b384f
SHA256 8cd791cc38c9f05a9914e85468ad474a27d636b1fb6f19b21a71221cfb4f10b6
CRC32 ac7209f1
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename DevicePairingProxy.dll
System Windows 8
File size 17920 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 6585b6f1dbd7a228cf6a3d45536e97d5
SHA1 8f2cd5dd99b1a85f7c3323861f66d9e27d757e6e
SHA256 ba727b7dbf15196d4e7d76b8e3fcf9efa884dd7d13c6895ee3adad098f7570ae
CRC32 27799950
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename DevicePairingProxy.dll
System Windows 7
File size 55296 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 17ec0ca61708a160e3687b1301e572be
SHA1 b2559cc8a767214315050f44970eb1024d1b777c
SHA256 f039afe91f28b7b1a81b68ad16ae9be22da6c58880f287e2dc3b2cdc01c1fc1f
CRC32 f9ef74e4
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename DevicePairingProxy.dll
System Windows 7
File size 58368 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 432d65a611034df22e83f29fc3303bad
SHA1 09a69bea7bb5a2f1caf1b2fc72e64664472cbcd2
SHA256 326cbc732a999e16238e5953e910313b4ad3b1ca1b6cf938f74d8331d8ee6f5b
CRC32 2094de89
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename DevicePairingProxy.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 54784 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 3c7a18013e99eaa45188a7c57b1aa758
SHA1 1352d048589c825424837cde8a97ad2130404d5c
SHA256 85f8c7310e68179b1c5ab26f23f709b9c5a41fd19785b3cceef35eb18e80f511
CRC32 25159581
Example file location ---
Filename DevicePairingProxy.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 57856 bytes
Date 2009-04-11
File details
MD5 63c9915db262d87566f748e51da536cf
SHA1 d9affe097f9acd31437e136765bb62dec56990e8
SHA256 2fbcbdae1a275b6927b896499d3c23a3338006b988d86bd99cc49637232461c8
CRC32 566c9d38
Example file location ---