ELSCore.dll - How to Fix? Download Now

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

ELSCore.dll file Els Core Platform DLL. 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 ELSCore.dll related errors on your device. You can also download ELSCore.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 ELSCore.dll
File extension DLL
Description Els Core Platform DLL
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 ELSCore.dll file. ELSCore.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 ELSCore.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to ELSCore.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 ELSCore.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of ELSCore.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\System32\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\System32\

If the steps did not solve your ELSCore.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 ELSCore.dll
System Windows 10
File size 62464 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 26cabb73edc441ced022585db388e966
SHA1 5cfa3a26d8c81be8d3da9416ee0777e4c118e627
SHA256 2da1557a6ed5139e4dbaec8c302fcb1b065f70f91c71c9964dd20412b2c7dbed
CRC32 8127af16
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename ELSCore.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 59392 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 386af1f18332316f3dd253ee596348f9
SHA1 7e9c83358c79b9e62cf0d2d7527b70ed33a5c265
SHA256 7fce32b455c2fe330682f04226915567a4598d984e1d7950482133ddeaa3ba61
CRC32 100ff720
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename ELSCore.dll
System Windows 8
File size 48128 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 22b4aed22b6c07c2222744cc402eeb2d
SHA1 ba8201d0463b411c092765ba0570042bdcc250c8
SHA256 33569ec24d917b3386acc46e8f65fd4143aa23cf3875688b763f9fa118d30d30
CRC32 a76a33d6
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename ELSCore.dll
System Windows 7
File size 45568 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 76d86e65ff7d10292886a1f2db93a911
SHA1 ac75a8f69dfe0519f161ca91771961b422333d21
SHA256 d83cf27e338fef4967ce0b1d28fe60cef986d275781fc013531e54b328c4b9a3
CRC32 4ead2e3a
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename ELSCore.dll
System Windows 7
File size 38912 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 8444a7364d6877922049e99bf4b78c5c
SHA1 be26aec3cefcc6b5610770571617dbf7c0eac194
SHA256 8ba2eee84d61743caa6286d59839963c5ed9ab7c857a4b9926eb640bbe43c425
CRC32 d11527fb
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\