How to Repair DscCoreConfProv.dll? Download Now

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

DscCoreConfProv.dll file DSC. 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 DscCoreConfProv.dll related errors on your device. You can also download DscCoreConfProv.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 DscCoreConfProv.dll
File extension DLL
Description DSC
Program Windows (R) Win 7 DDK driver
Author Windows (R) Win 7 DDK provider
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 DscCoreConfProv.dll file. DscCoreConfProv.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 DscCoreConfProv.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to DscCoreConfProv.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 DscCoreConfProv.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\

If the steps did not solve your DscCoreConfProv.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 DscCoreConfProv.dll
System Windows 10
File size 138752 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 dc32b90cf4223ce6e5e50233bd5fb331
SHA1 f488cbf27c6adc46693b11b12611a1887290bd25
SHA256 fe5db341ce97fd37d6ddbe40cd2dd5edeec71575e3e9501ef265fc29be87c603
CRC32 47a5a6a6
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename DscCoreConfProv.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 140288 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 d897beda5758e895380b63cfc5118449
SHA1 e9feb1e0abe36d405d75ff95fa66f64d1d9e24ea
SHA256 28fe7684e8024d1858ff828802f00ca5e9593ca62126c8d7e049e1a186a0fcc3
CRC32 0102fb3f
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\