dexpsff1.dll Informations - Download and Fix

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.dll file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

dexpsff1.dll file XPS Feature Filter. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Windows software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of dexpsff1.dll related errors on your device. You can also download dexpsff1.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 8.1 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename dexpsff1.dll
File extension DLL
Description XPS Feature Filter
Program XPS Driver Filter
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Dynamic link library
System Windows NT 32-bit
Character set Unicode

There are various types of errors related to dexpsff1.dll file. dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • dexpsff1.dll is corrupted
  • dexpsff1.dll cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - dexpsff1.dll
  • dexpsff1.dll file error
  • dexpsff1.dll file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register dexpsff1.dll file:
  • dexpsff1.dll file could not be loaded
  • dexpsff1.dll file doesn't exist



Application could not be started because dexpsff1.dll file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.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.

dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.dll file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.dll file

The last solution is to manually download and replace dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.dll file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of dexpsff1.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 8.1: ---

If the steps did not solve your dexpsff1.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 dexpsff1.dll
System Windows 10
File size 106496 bytes
Date 2013-07-08
File details
MD5 88924a997fc083128a7f31c54a637b2e
SHA1 73649b4624bd97158a62e94c0321d20cc264cf52
SHA256 1116912cf8f03cb8f2229994c5b4075c4f6145f1960ceec8e9ed6d179144208c
CRC32 aba8d6c4
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\prndlcl1.inf_x86_27377a4e07d5dea3\x86\
Filename dexpsff1.dll
System Windows 8
File size 187392 bytes
Date 2012-06-02
File details
MD5 9d078c2036d10e270f380f2b66388431
SHA1 33dac71e1c0b616cf1f03aeaef46cb2a014fe9a7
SHA256 79668e854ea1d494e0301ee90805c994fa71b5b511a0153e35ff1bbe4e8bb9fb
CRC32 09fe5575
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\prndlcl1.inf_x86_459628216c7b36ff\x86\
Filename dexpsff1.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 106496 bytes
Date 2013-07-08
File details
MD5 88924a997fc083128a7f31c54a637b2e
SHA1 73649b4624bd97158a62e94c0321d20cc264cf52
SHA256 1116912cf8f03cb8f2229994c5b4075c4f6145f1960ceec8e9ed6d179144208c
CRC32 aba8d6c4
Example file location ---