Troubleshoot elslad.dll Errors and Download File

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

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

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



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


Problems related to elslad.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 elslad.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of elslad.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 elslad.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 elslad.dll
System Windows 10
File size 591360 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 061a1e75bbba554b61d7797012b41fbe
SHA1 52b6f9f775ee96a6cd980b3cc1c8f258ed3f059f
SHA256 bcbb25ba14f4b3f513946726df0613a5ffbabb58eb17696efcf1c93770fc68cb
CRC32 8ed92fed
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename elslad.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 589824 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 a512524699cb28791ad113953d39fe94
SHA1 30f094b49bf5c4b6bb5958a884545c305134757f
SHA256 8c946a3e716bf557aa43966b337ad6ac8348d25baa087ac9f60f4fc5ccf48c29
CRC32 5c559166
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename elslad.dll
System Windows 8
File size 588800 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 d9b173565cea137936f91c54c0fd305f
SHA1 996950df3113fa2cb545758039e2af7bcb72bbcc
SHA256 2c1e34e4e307f98156993d6224e5963d4bfa91b77b6f4db14c77fb2b0ed3019a
CRC32 45385e27
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename elslad.dll
System Windows 7
File size 551424 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 02a2ed8497f437ea200df3aced255afe
SHA1 a462d01bfafb545804d2e07dbaa5d0efa28bf2f9
SHA256 228ef857617715297c31349c9a568e9759d5aa58d5800e9c048ad3f1b9482777
CRC32 a66b0a1d
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename elslad.dll
System Windows 7
File size 647680 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 aee087cf7423ba44cc2de03cc565e399
SHA1 ecf820ddd5129956cc9c521a0661d7b97d4f7d46
SHA256 8c1c59d438c0c28e1b7b078c3ea030f6c4a7cbc3b1306d673b0a2ea0aab2b953
CRC32 0ffb8e9c
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\