dlclfhb.dll - Repair Issues and Download

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

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

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 8.1

File info

General information
Filename dlclfhb.dll
File extension DLL
Description Printer Driver Module
Program Printer Driver Module
Author Dell Inc.
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Dynamic link library
System Win32
Copyrights Copyright (c) 2013. All rights reserved.
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)

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

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



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


Problems related to dlclfhb.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 dlclfhb.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\prndlclf.inf_x86_3bac257255b2f0de\x86\
  • Windows 8.1: ---

If the steps did not solve your dlclfhb.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 dlclfhb.dll
System Windows 10
File size 917504 bytes
Date 2013-07-31
File details
MD5 1a62c60341ff9cf83222a121b4c694c8
SHA1 9af10c57d404370b461ca66c993f061c2bd185c0
SHA256 f73a730471a261c35076a49ea8319b58966560b22a86198c47bf94322825f41d
CRC32 2838e9dc
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\DriverStore\FileRepository\prndlclf.inf_x86_3bac257255b2f0de\x86\
Filename dlclfhb.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 917504 bytes
Date 2013-07-31
File details
MD5 1a62c60341ff9cf83222a121b4c694c8
SHA1 9af10c57d404370b461ca66c993f061c2bd185c0
SHA256 f73a730471a261c35076a49ea8319b58966560b22a86198c47bf94322825f41d
CRC32 2838e9dc
Example file location ---