EncDump.dll - How to Fix? Download Now

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

EncDump.dll file Media Foundation Crash Dump Encryption 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 EncDump.dll related errors on your device. You can also download EncDump.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, 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 Vista

File info

General information
Filename EncDump.dll
File extension DLL
Description Media Foundation Crash Dump Encryption DLL
Program Microsoft® Windows Media
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 EncDump.dll file. EncDump.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 EncDump.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to EncDump.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 EncDump.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.

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

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

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

If the steps did not solve your EncDump.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 EncDump.dll
System Windows 10
File size 92512 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 0705aeebc9996d9c609d945ab345cf22
SHA1 cad78a00703c5552cac92a985043d364565cf782
SHA256 b5b715699cc03e831fb498585c71a6f0910de089629d8b3d2c45dcd6c08f7c43
CRC32 88daa484
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename EncDump.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 107368 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 ad130cf6ff81df63f418d5579025304d
SHA1 e8cbe4691686396c4b5b4fb454721634029f9062
SHA256 50c5a064458248f7c6568ff00251f78b8e3de52292b486222b9ff8ebb2797f3f
CRC32 96914efc
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename EncDump.dll
System Windows 8
File size 100352 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 b08560a49746bc862ba6bceaa5c851fa
SHA1 55e3f12c32d1920955598d3e2ddbab5c1849a225
SHA256 8e08ee28b2ce6bf7856b9f4ccf609fdbbd3dea40ed6aa4a7a5c44a696e3e12d6
CRC32 fa6d0caa
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename EncDump.dll
System Windows 7
File size 283648 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 4149557a3370d43e3e4a85faa094f75c
SHA1 055702b6446b6114d2eb26d67478aef9175f10cf
SHA256 9d8058e58ea7b793eac5aa0ae276e1321cce0ceceaabdc5d29fca0a3d98c9aef
CRC32 bd3630d3
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename EncDump.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 201728 bytes
Date 2008-01-21
File details
MD5 cd0115e454cd91a32cf15a11030d1e68
SHA1 a5db3a8288cbcbb0578464c84f9e7ba66e43c54d
SHA256 04b6175a34c6167d860c27586d0a1acabc5a4287c12fc3d33ce2edd13cef0136
CRC32 0ba502ec
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\