Download kbd103.dll to Fix Errors

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing kbd103.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 kbd103.dll file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

kbd103.dll file KO Hangeul Keyboard Layout for 103. 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 kbd103.dll related errors on your device. You can also download kbd103.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7, Windows Vista, 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 7, Windows Vista, Windows Vista

File info

General information
Filename kbd103.dll
File extension DLL
Description KO Hangeul Keyboard Layout for 103
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 kbd103.dll file. kbd103.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 kbd103.dll file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • kbd103.dll is corrupted
  • kbd103.dll cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - kbd103.dll
  • kbd103.dll file error
  • kbd103.dll file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register kbd103.dll file:
  • kbd103.dll file could not be loaded
  • kbd103.dll file doesn't exist



Application could not be started because kbd103.dll file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to kbd103.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 kbd103.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.

kbd103.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 kbd103.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 kbd103.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 kbd103.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 kbd103.dll file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the kbd103.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 kbd103.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 kbd103.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 kbd103.dll file

The last solution is to manually download and replace kbd103.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 kbd103.dll file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of kbd103.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 7: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your kbd103.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 kbd103.dll
System Windows 10
File size 6656 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 9ce339d403e7ed2e2cc38ec0ffad3716
SHA1 54c755a8874fde3837df6348fed1168c0054c37f
SHA256 3ecaaed7d61d31db25c515bfd4f61591c2ec46dd4108cf37d09c6d63d87e4f60
CRC32 82a1083f
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename kbd103.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2013-08-22
File details
MD5 ff846b56abf861cd5b0a371bca9a13a8
SHA1 83cd31377209602217f566a06a03cbd906276ce3
SHA256 00d21e678870a8afb5ea6293738fd35d68399b5484e12fb3168791f4f295b34b
CRC32 524ff4ee
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename kbd103.dll
System Windows 8
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 b0abb1e4ae3c2f059abc727f72d594a7
SHA1 992b72c2b57e26b660f45f07e8e2d53eeccee865
SHA256 6bc0f22838f3bbec54fb7573c660313e7a7b15c843ac4365c2d18a8553624041
CRC32 84280711
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename kbd103.dll
System Windows 7
File size 7168 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 06f85ba017a3d9b955ac7a00525acf6b
SHA1 9e0ad92bd8b25d52d5a43d0bf86c5068a8b6bbc7
SHA256 e816825c12233078b578ee16f50f33d7557969d39d9d7d38c1d62e14b2c80601
CRC32 1b052f49
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename kbd103.dll
System Windows 7
File size 7168 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a597baff4ea85b7934fd94a85d62baf2
SHA1 f2ccfadca3821489d1d669baef94e9839bde6737
SHA256 ddcf83ff968025ebf7f9bea036ec6a732e1bace24c9e2ab877eeaa982f040320
CRC32 8510e1cf
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename kbd103.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 7168 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 1fe60307dc9d2c748cecfb13dafcc7d7
SHA1 38263b876713a45ba6002e923b2885ca82d7508c
SHA256 03e9ed6fd755c0603b8c73837c5dca1f94242fb70ad81d5c4304c6f963370ede
CRC32 ce889be9
Example file location ---
Filename kbd103.dll
System Windows Vista
File size 7168 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 4685413f527c7f6b359b102e6f4c7941
SHA1 9879b5c80adf77798d819b65c7a8b549362d6281
SHA256 540a86f9751f517b3ddbc05a35ac7f8f93c809b754a5314b109d2747e89c0cca
CRC32 bd0fe13f
Example file location ---