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

EppManifest.dll file Dynamic Link Library. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Windows software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of EppManifest.dll related errors on your device. You can also download EppManifest.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8

File info

General information
Filename EppManifest.dll
File extension DLL
Type Dynamic Link Library
Description Dynamic Link Library
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
File size 733088
Oldest file 2012-07-26
Latest file 2017-03-18

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

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



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


Problems related to EppManifest.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 EppManifest.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\
  • Windows 10: C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\

If the steps did not solve your EppManifest.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 EppManifest.dll
System Windows 10
File size 733088 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 488c994ca3f821195996e98ad41ee1cf
SHA1 82026dcc1dc99fa0bc1cc63d9c33d6299500a4df
SHA256 cd03339143995b6b0d19950142f53a53018be1180c1aed6ffa7b88b930a597b5
CRC32 65466b20
Example file location C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\
Filename EppManifest.dll
System Windows 10
File size 156064 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 fa448ed6e34611e205cc0bcb385bc233
SHA1 e83f94ba41533cbb4b9cff68e433bdfbb03c52a4
SHA256 1b03db874a68da3af829b6ddd3dfdefbb6448939d8f3c98ee2d4672cb423fa4b
CRC32 b41ed09b
Example file location C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\
Filename EppManifest.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 153248 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 94d3811692ef937aea4c43e8e887c76e
SHA1 cf4112f2169160da808736a6e128abf8ee91f7ce
SHA256 19e5df87d4b8b766ecddc606a46598cbf7b6a5a17bfebabe9fb264a0fd582b85
CRC32 27e2c1be
Example file location C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\
Filename EppManifest.dll
System Windows 8
File size 146944 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 d692b291db0174cf38673645a3582187
SHA1 3c01f9367048bfcefc34d8e47da2cc9a7dfb2654
SHA256 9e7a75427836f6fd02b889a1c1846b9fddc39419bd64d86f3b4d80c41dd17b2b
CRC32 d92eb887
Example file location 1: C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\