dmvdsitf.dll - Repair Issues and Download

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

dmvdsitf.dll file Disk Management Snap-in Support Library. 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 dmvdsitf.dll related errors on your device. You can also download dmvdsitf.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 dmvdsitf.dll
File extension DLL
Description Disk Management Snap-in Support Library
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.)

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

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



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


Problems related to dmvdsitf.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 dmvdsitf.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of dmvdsitf.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 dmvdsitf.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 dmvdsitf.dll
System Windows 10
File size 151040 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 4fbcaa06af2cd18a0be5287a911f53ff
SHA1 79bccc49298ce9d1f2066d14c433334bf551fd96
SHA256 a1fe91d866f0af0c73b69699734cd38102caac73854e8335d55b427cff1d930b
CRC32 1ee6786f
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename dmvdsitf.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 154624 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 13962c2e7f40214eb04788d3e6791ffa
SHA1 a25e1e411b32dbcf797e7bcc6a976debbdb772db
SHA256 0d4c028154c08da08fef21a29b00bd9ed80d5ae40187ab4f540add2d9847c37b
CRC32 2877ce3a
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename dmvdsitf.dll
System Windows 8
File size 155648 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 f75d0ddf67c60c523cc1e37df30628cb
SHA1 02b58f3c0ab57600bd0809e3903223af34704352
SHA256 148694182c7345f83129c4c23969d361ece29cbe34d5bdb60b9c85ef9bb672c3
CRC32 5bf3d459
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename dmvdsitf.dll
System Windows 7
File size 145920 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 600455fb4dbc7feca06f1434707e8754
SHA1 9dc0a2eed5da1ca36ac5f2b5ddd4808970e59331
SHA256 ce6811e4beabad649b3ee6c7d0c0bf0ee4b841167609c32f9d73d160e1e1dabb
CRC32 25b43fe5
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename dmvdsitf.dll
System Windows 7
File size 221184 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 92d657c8cd85689e3f9623d6efcb7cb0
SHA1 b4b5ad8828c7814b046fa6b14857a525a7e96edb
SHA256 cffbd3d3be3cf679167105dd37dc2d22be51e7734386bdbe7d932b432dfd39cc
CRC32 94e32424
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename dmvdsitf.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 202752 bytes
Date 2008-01-21
File details
MD5 0ff168f7f533610dc4d329b637f2f3fe
SHA1 b3b6aa14a3664fe77463914ae15aa75178c150db
SHA256 2111b4f8712b1ff848d4e1b69291923a49a305e5ea57525ad43ed942fcd013fe
CRC32 b366a21b
Example file location ---
Filename dmvdsitf.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 131584 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 dfb8564a8d01c19688c0a5cc50ef3397
SHA1 72830b4123de73842dcd6662a63003d75639d478
SHA256 69e547a2ea7c91e81737291bebe61e9f19819b325e7341d8363dcba346e79cd7
CRC32 0fc14428
Example file location ---