KBDA1.DLL - How to Fix? Download Now

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing KBDA1.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 KBDA1.DLL file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

KBDA1.DLL file Arabic_English_101 Keyboard Layout. 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 KBDA1.DLL related errors on your device. You can also download KBDA1.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 KBDA1.DLL
File extension DLL
Description Arabic_English_101 Keyboard Layout
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 KBDA1.DLL file. KBDA1.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 KBDA1.DLL file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • KBDA1.DLL is corrupted
  • KBDA1.DLL cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - KBDA1.DLL
  • KBDA1.DLL file error
  • KBDA1.DLL file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register KBDA1.DLL file:
  • KBDA1.DLL file could not be loaded
  • KBDA1.DLL file doesn't exist



Application could not be started because KBDA1.DLL file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to KBDA1.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 KBDA1.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.

KBDA1.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 KBDA1.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 KBDA1.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 KBDA1.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 KBDA1.DLL file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the KBDA1.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 KBDA1.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 KBDA1.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 KBDA1.DLL file

The last solution is to manually download and replace KBDA1.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 KBDA1.DLL file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of KBDA1.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 KBDA1.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 KBDA1.DLL
System Windows 10
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 01eb0d4083e8c48801a1e93d0a7032a8
SHA1 bb1fd703dcb2b1e86c09b808a4272816eeeefc25
SHA256 82dc826ab841119521d758bd1f6c53fde203cb0c6ae9fcd38c0ee508f812172e
CRC32 e83db7f5
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDA1.DLL
System Windows 8.1
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2013-08-22
File details
MD5 44ae28ad474378fa573d49bba692f62a
SHA1 bd535657e597f9ffe4c285d92430381f352ecd8b
SHA256 ee9c2f2e849b37af037c39033b347123d55dfd8d658b6723bdcb877e5963c1d5
CRC32 bec0e70b
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDA1.DLL
System Windows 8
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 d102940714409a127fc61858e1e84e84
SHA1 4e8587d2c0ed0961c31f52ceb54100e770040de3
SHA256 2d1277562e91476edc48c97f190f75639d843847ba85d74ac4c595746eb25d3d
CRC32 e34eb578
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDA1.DLL
System Windows 7
File size 6656 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 6c557066e1042e8f9b650aba626e23b1
SHA1 896e0a98d1d8cb2df21c61e246ff3fdb47af8c29
SHA256 b95a65144b777fcb126ecddc62690cde1d518d71172669430295d2aebb852818
CRC32 464b7600
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename KBDA1.DLL
System Windows 7
File size 7168 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 821a097b4dfe1acc903afbd7137767df
SHA1 fb81b9788b4e107de876054bbc8b7bd39899ca36
SHA256 42ccf8506c43510b12c51e353e5bd6e14c17c840b4d3386800114d82c036adb7
CRC32 0e162393
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename KBDA1.DLL
System Windows Vista
File size 7168 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 d28dafb5e2272a12c60ddeafcfae47d2
SHA1 c05e3dc394577dc8efc64b19bb4345a703ed397c
SHA256 ddd8d59ec2305f440a939fa1bd29205d570c4bce3e4ff8d1d2fddbca4f7c77db
CRC32 176994cc
Example file location ---
Filename KBDA1.DLL
System Windows Vista
File size 6656 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 dbb66b8c38a5ff8a955d0d45ccf10d5d
SHA1 bb5bfc83ae43ec2420181e9a48fefd485deb962d
SHA256 c745ea2d968213a32a7604877edbf56e81999d0786475a0878b8966fb43b7a28
CRC32 08e2b4f8
Example file location ---
Filename KBDA1.DLL
System Windows XP
File size 5632 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 b6b5f451810ea14f9447bb5bb96b22f0
SHA1 39cd84d86623e421a83d3444274c4fc7f50a00af
SHA256 d074d600c7fab772cd990c63ecadf1865ab83658908680d871a0bc123e315999
CRC32 0dd5fe1e
Example file location ---