Repair and Download EventViewer.resources.dll Now

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

EventViewer.resources.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 EventViewer.resources.dll related errors on your device. You can also download EventViewer.resources.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 EventViewer.resources.dll
File extension DLL
Type Dynamic Link Library
Description Dynamic Link Library
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
File size 259584
Oldest file 2009-04-11
Latest file 2017-03-18
Fix File Errors

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

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



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


Problems related to EventViewer.resources.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 EventViewer.resources.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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\assembly\GAC_MSIL\EventViewer.Resources\v4.0_10.0.0.0_en_31bf3856ad364e35\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\assembly\GAC_MSIL\EventViewer.Resources\v4.0_6.3.0.0_en_31bf3856ad364e35\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\assembly\GAC_MSIL\EventViewer.Resources\v4.0_6.3.0.0_en_31bf3856ad364e35\
  • Windows 7: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your EventViewer.resources.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 EventViewer.resources.dll
System Windows 10
File size 259584 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 257274fcdd6b2a9c806eb1af56423d08
SHA1 00bd498736a37f3988ed02fe0ca20ca8b3efe975
SHA256 fe78ce62c81ee9195e2814ed131543e0896074390319bc3aff11b82d6aab8963
CRC32 76665cc8
Example file location C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\assembly\GAC_MSIL\EventViewer.Resources\v4.0_10.0.0.0_en_31bf3856ad364e35\
Filename EventViewer.resources.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 8192 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 85d3af433dce4ba1414f926d3e675ccd
SHA1 9e7c7c8f0a466e3e286ce136a17695e0ced4eaf8
SHA256 071192b01d90e5955354804486a408c71ca9b2c7a1d56dbb0ee8913863d9cdd4
CRC32 9eabc0c9
Example file location C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\assembly\GAC_MSIL\EventViewer.Resources\v4.0_6.3.0.0_en_31bf3856ad364e35\
Filename EventViewer.resources.dll
System Windows 8
File size 8192 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 0c976efd60dcf4e62bfa89cbddedf2a2
SHA1 bc8e92a3b6a470080fe1b5233f0c370f2089b1a7
SHA256 55fee259435d0ad2254fafdaa2cb161f9176487e43c71ba7d7a1d11b12bfd7a4
CRC32 bc8ecb88
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\assembly\GAC_MSIL\EventViewer.Resources\v4.0_6.3.0.0_en_31bf3856ad364e35\
Filename EventViewer.resources.dll
System Windows 7
File size 8192 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 d7081d68005c975549685e8bf129794e
SHA1 c6e603ca2e9d21ae74628165a7c3ae27817d10f2
SHA256 c048ab3adb57c0954e982d7afed7dd2a3ae9ac7ea06ecbf5b61ad16e056dbfaa
CRC32 a435c0e7
Example file location ---
Filename EventViewer.resources.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 8192 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 eee2e9126e9ae6044daec9739ec27925
SHA1 e2870771e6a67ccc576319a5daa50d3d5c980cfb
SHA256 dd08a41118fb89874311786b05981aadec7af7dfc1a9f140fe38ac6c2587baf0
CRC32 b5be9684
Example file location ---