KBDBASH.DLL Informations - Download and Fix

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

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

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



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


Problems related to KBDBASH.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 KBDBASH.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.

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

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

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

If the steps did not solve your KBDBASH.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 6656 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 a2c0d44a3bcb095c2a85b7cf3fc9e0e0
SHA1 cf629f5765967af4e394fdf9f7293960fa296bdd
SHA256 c1ca618d8c6ffa7b8172cb2ea3d1ba9e2a4b8cf9d8c33533ca5bb2be6773b2b2
CRC32 d7887e04
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
System Windows 8.1
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 6c2d5c853bbf4d2068f3d6fa79fd86b4
SHA1 f60ef0bb1871d89078e51fd4d9712086378afaa6
SHA256 2224be9b2643245541ebb9e70bf57a5fd97f581c202380c649251963a3fc8fa3
CRC32 809bc0c2
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
System Windows 8
File size 5632 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 d273e8c6289be10993ccacb625e0b51b
SHA1 cb55f20763bbcdd3c9aa398d34b620c79efab869
SHA256 dc416da626349a3fe2c716e311109e673e833fc8dc69628bc4cdc6438b51cb28
CRC32 bca767e8
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
System Windows 7
File size 6656 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 9271feac9a9315bbe57af7fdf015f149
SHA1 051bba0f49e4de1cc7fb19b1a2c1ba00fe4998cf
SHA256 d45e0da6207f22e2ad8459f13d8e29f1ad0e7ebaab81a6d1c930ad1272c079ba
CRC32 b3397ad1
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
System Windows 7
File size 7168 bytes
Date 2010-11-21
File details
MD5 c1fc0d0bca806cad557c7caf3e78e1da
SHA1 bd66d1ee3bf205147db5d4bd0701c2c4fe134d20
SHA256 2e31af5c596a4e1a208e5893d5cb741f0848d538d47aa3ac90d339f8e99edc29
CRC32 9ae2f41c
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
System Windows Vista
File size 6144 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 16b04be85939f341edb4547f2d1f0fe3
SHA1 77e4d8ab89eb3abe3983414b4639bc7a8b75d950
SHA256 73b0322ed85c7ccf9e21ed5ab6acd64701ed1d16650760d0a5a6f78b93c7faa9
CRC32 985acf56
Example file location ---
System Windows Vista
File size 6656 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 e5bca2d6da3c733000152cc6b72f3123
SHA1 d6cf71f64a1ee3112d732881159c6c07b084cd67
SHA256 2ab0282449d25b15258645d7e5025eb1a9acfc055eac49e8b19e1db3d2ef3bd4
CRC32 ba45e49e
Example file location ---