Troubleshoot KBDA3.DLL Errors and Download File

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing KBDA3.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 KBDA3.DLL file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

KBDA3.DLL file Arabic_French_102 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 KBDA3.DLL related errors on your device. You can also download KBDA3.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 KBDA3.DLL
File extension DLL
Description Arabic_French_102 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 KBDA3.DLL file. KBDA3.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 KBDA3.DLL file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • KBDA3.DLL is corrupted
  • KBDA3.DLL cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - KBDA3.DLL
  • KBDA3.DLL file error
  • KBDA3.DLL file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register KBDA3.DLL file:
  • KBDA3.DLL file could not be loaded
  • KBDA3.DLL file doesn't exist



Application could not be started because KBDA3.DLL file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to KBDA3.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 KBDA3.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.

KBDA3.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 KBDA3.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 KBDA3.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 KBDA3.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 KBDA3.DLL file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the KBDA3.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 KBDA3.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 KBDA3.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 KBDA3.DLL file

The last solution is to manually download and replace KBDA3.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 KBDA3.DLL file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of KBDA3.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: ---
  • Windows XP: ---

If the steps did not solve your KBDA3.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 KBDA3.DLL
System Windows 10
File size 6656 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 cf9e30cfd778b873aa1f6ccda4db0439
SHA1 83d85277f9a45bc057cc1dfbc03af40e41055176
SHA256 56e7040405220d413940edd6087f604e116a31d0014f0df38f958d8578c6789f
CRC32 5c5a6942
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDA3.DLL
System Windows 8.1
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2013-08-22
File details
MD5 612afa1aa1de20bda00af390c41056f4
SHA1 b4f24b0b4350d4762a7bf2a6c594146bc5762868
SHA256 ec7392707cea5e7359b9719fb1f0960e9a23638ee12ff29e38f9b558823ef146
CRC32 e91b2c44
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDA3.DLL
System Windows 8
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 c19291bedeacf13ca152cf9734d64591
SHA1 893436b073b862fcde5bd9745d8ba57c7cd69617
SHA256 06046f47af4d715d3341236d2cafc6a64ba915fe96b64766de12f48e4351ef23
CRC32 80c42067
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDA3.DLL
System Windows 7
File size 7168 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 84885358ec6b1df6e9ec0df76d91ad6d
SHA1 4c0d0b14c167c5370a2cc12324ad532804ee9bba
SHA256 f58686f3839e70d6e5813ff78cffee083b1bdbc3b1e165feabf2498a78040868
CRC32 32343805
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDA3.DLL
System Windows 7
File size 7168 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 be3cf257629c796e163fa3ada229a5b0
SHA1 ca196ff01d530daf6142e5cfd8af68cb76f217b1
SHA256 d13bc4349ddaa5e805f87ef10d37efdb229f147e87a23c4276e91709e2dc85c3
CRC32 8c6fd049
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDA3.DLL
System Windows Vista
File size 7168 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 20b4aeb78492e02125ac9d7b924488c9
SHA1 d0c8a0c946cc16951738724a771cdc0d09f0a824
SHA256 5b4b1e64d36fa9545ae7017b8df797ff47965daf8d97c0875b95dae2cdf24b31
CRC32 04b42deb
Example file location ---
Filename KBDA3.DLL
System Windows Vista
File size 7168 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 d700097b367aa00ef2bbf3931141709d
SHA1 7afb77bf64e4d7198487052a14523b12b01bc647
SHA256 db26cc88eaf8ac02fb2ddff45811480d5b73c4a30c708ddf45b3534f66cd2165
CRC32 69a03c6a
Example file location ---
Filename KBDA3.DLL
System Windows XP
File size 5632 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 d43f274bdc082fd86efb72719dd8ecdb
SHA1 78b0e608b272ca494bbe75aced041eb32d5b8af2
SHA256 00d05394365386ef7e90e104db7531f1afc9f22a821f07ea0076ca54f94926b3
CRC32 f5d2d86e
Example file location ---