drtprov.dll - How to Fix? Download Now

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

drtprov.dll file Distributed Routing Table Providers. 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 drtprov.dll related errors on your device. You can also download drtprov.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7 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

File info

General information
Filename drtprov.dll
File extension DLL
Description Distributed Routing Table Providers
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.)

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

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



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


Problems related to drtprov.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 drtprov.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of drtprov.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\

If the steps did not solve your drtprov.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 drtprov.dll
System Windows 10
File size 57856 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 bbb379f023e8b785022209fee9ac1cc2
SHA1 ae78fef77c43309b584618db66ef67eecb06e260
SHA256 61909c66f3ba5039c1f445f5df433f71d9c47da9cd58557d4f5a3cb3eef657fb
CRC32 73127c76
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename drtprov.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 58368 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 2e07eabae6c69aa31a494eaa0a2d146c
SHA1 7d312a0b92bed0c650a23f09fbf29c504604de57
SHA256 6d4fce625d183d4a8a9181d3b943590c73e4822d8018d25e1bade919705378c0
CRC32 8e2cdbd6
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename drtprov.dll
System Windows 8
File size 57344 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 3865865a0c778763a4e8fa26f2b18b5e
SHA1 9fe90be89cd9d7362e54216c86540a350fd2ad08
SHA256 60ae1c093cd3978e3f65402559907fbe4ddc6418806ddde222c1e2cc833de336
CRC32 e23f668f
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename drtprov.dll
System Windows 7
File size 58880 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 76bb2cedf9bb9b6c9ff268a4a68c8d99
SHA1 87c8cdb679a63a5d25608e113af640d8756980fa
SHA256 dcb4eb9d9056c6c0071355c10e992b2b09444981b304783e8568483493c16f73
CRC32 4b3c37ef
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename drtprov.dll
System Windows 7
File size 68608 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 c9bc2311e09d14747f0a726f8f2d6d33
SHA1 6e3fc893f7c1b7ccdbd09ede4a72e754b91bb7d3
SHA256 0588fa2d00059d5ba72243752c14c2211c858a67882eb67d237a3f421ea4383a
CRC32 100da54f
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\