How to Repair KBDARMW.DLL? Download Now

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

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

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



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


Problems related to KBDARMW.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 KBDARMW.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of KBDARMW.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 KBDARMW.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

System Windows 10
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 2e873646970afeb8c143ef7fefb25c06
SHA1 3d5b9697b4b1df258b76fcfe857a4093f6958f9c
SHA256 cb85fbcca7c95c977e6a40029057545fc89ce81452558db8858eee7c841e8747
CRC32 ac391ede
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
System Windows 8.1
File size 5632 bytes
Date 2013-08-22
File details
MD5 ba4e254912afad5cea9cd23e1b77da10
SHA1 1b425b4b502a0040954f28aeebe92b2ff9a02c47
SHA256 cec8191424c5bc04571b2823d2b58e469c405013ba27d5f33eb71dda790dc7c4
CRC32 5b557f66
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
System Windows 8
File size 5632 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 8d6813a535c0b93a56a1b5368ccbb52d
SHA1 ec369b632a1e683d5bd6a1b93f2e7222fae44b32
SHA256 7e20db1623b40b85161c1fd3983bbef13e68846fdc384067239ccb0b86842e54
CRC32 5294e9aa
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
System Windows 7
File size 6144 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 2f26204d8bc04b8472fbb5ffb761dbed
SHA1 7176f351b849948b4c4c56d84c9151a66b280521
SHA256 0dc6fd4c8b61ee03977cd7a288063b317e3262c2d7f92bef9f5c871679b7194d
CRC32 f441dba8
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
System Windows 7
File size 6656 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 e2e5fb09d32e9e2a6f7c8e0fd1f5336b
SHA1 23fd7b5732c6e758935a80ede62ddf993a15ee09
SHA256 898a5ff44db3d725d6d1b84ca6e99475b4d080f4b9bd6a5b79fea10678d3eec3
CRC32 e1b4164e
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
System Windows Vista
File size 6144 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 3be18ec665652b11b7cd208964355659
SHA1 1d0dbc9bf6ea87f3fc3581871b06e6971fc250ae
SHA256 2f4e096820be353c269352b00cd3bc04c07cbddfcde403b64d42538630f89d84
CRC32 87cf73b9
Example file location ---
System Windows Vista
File size 6656 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 bc7b3f4c741fd6338655307c058ef9a3
SHA1 132002ebf94c3635d9c59948119baf7fd5d69180
SHA256 f6707ac16db5ef880d9cd2848eb862e47c58589eb66f72960ff68b0fd7efb157
CRC32 c1513ab0
Example file location ---
System Windows XP
File size 5120 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 1004b259e77bef2033caf435760d95a6
SHA1 294da74e08729c144e24825c234bc9bad4a77c1a
SHA256 89680bcef7c3b8d2f535ab5e091facc783c21e6dde96201fa68f1e6bf0e6aa41
CRC32 b48779cb
Example file location ---