kbd101a.dll Troubleshoot and Download

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing kbd101a.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 kbd101a.dll file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

kbd101a.dll file KO Hangeul Keyboard Layout for 101 (Type A). 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 kbd101a.dll related errors on your device. You can also download kbd101a.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows XP 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, Windows Vista, Windows Vista, Windows XP

File info

General information
Filename kbd101a.dll
File extension DLL
Description KO Hangeul Keyboard Layout for 101 (Type A)
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 Neutral

There are various types of errors related to kbd101a.dll file. kbd101a.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 kbd101a.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • kbd101a.dll is corrupted
  • kbd101a.dll cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - kbd101a.dll
  • kbd101a.dll file error
  • kbd101a.dll file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register kbd101a.dll file:
  • kbd101a.dll file could not be loaded
  • kbd101a.dll file doesn't exist



Application could not be started because kbd101a.dll file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to kbd101a.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 kbd101a.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.

kbd101a.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 kbd101a.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 kbd101a.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 kbd101a.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 kbd101a.dll file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the kbd101a.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 kbd101a.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 kbd101a.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 kbd101a.dll file

The last solution is to manually download and replace kbd101a.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 kbd101a.dll file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of kbd101a.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\
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows XP: ---

If the steps did not solve your kbd101a.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 kbd101a.dll
System Windows 10
File size 6656 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 1e609171767a600d60e0e0cbebf9db2c
SHA1 ee58cbdfcc1342d524b68a6111d999c55aee568c
SHA256 240da4bf34825790d3f4e9c3c16358bd08f41f004ddf1e1c3ccc73ad4eba77c9
CRC32 c87955b7
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename kbd101a.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2013-08-22
File details
MD5 dce46deff0bf8d65b143fae6f2de192d
SHA1 4804afdd5296bcd0e6d09e785827e01fcf3e1b91
SHA256 8c167945f6908c0e277284110ed24eea42252694f3ce46480f8a132b8bdd32c6
CRC32 62c5c006
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename kbd101a.dll
System Windows 8
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 ae38db16d7ee46d87550314a0d30e3c3
SHA1 b8db0f262224e62bc190e92093dc56095b47f342
SHA256 02d3b768c3063d7237a17b506c1a3a11fe0e2ac0aa47b1ded02d3efd79afecfe
CRC32 04fb7eca
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename kbd101a.dll
System Windows 7
File size 7168 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 2127e82c9b50386180ad17e54ddf5b2e
SHA1 16cb06eda5304e60771ab8d6550f14b7077dad39
SHA256 f561f76834ef13fc408bd940f0ac2248ffa1b80bbcfaafcfcc5d95151fbe779f
CRC32 dc1372f0
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename kbd101a.dll
System Windows 7
File size 7168 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 4f5a3681a762fbccc5a02d2db3a04a79
SHA1 5f92d1fa786e262951f1bd592cf7d46a935fca43
SHA256 ac83ed4d4e01172f882c16f30ad00d1bd46ee37c4b76c85942c3e55cf7a90cf9
CRC32 34688998
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename kbd101a.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 7168 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 8121b4671fec0916f37da4209a5611d5
SHA1 f437ea9167dff99276306adbb317fba9e3025920
SHA256 810f7d7ccf8415fea68fe3cbf03cb4eed0b4160132d00406782451ce727fe25a
CRC32 bff3deb3
Example file location ---
Filename kbd101a.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 7168 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 cf202f4a66e34fd9525cc71555eab568
SHA1 297698a02ff9075896d00105fb60f3ca2032d689
SHA256 13729bc647fb302430dfa5756b89f0ed71d485e95a7c6adb3c1fd10bc98b8829
CRC32 9f6ed56a
Example file location ---
Filename kbd101a.dll
System Windows XP
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 22757deb6fc0968f5b10270dbba7db05
SHA1 f7625f93826236d4c8e721959cb20323ac901c2b
SHA256 e668190aa75bd168af47aadf6b82ef7dab0642a8cb7f66f59b6134b71a379ed5
CRC32 753f41fb
Example file location ---