Troubleshoot KBDBE.DLL Errors and Download File

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

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

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



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


Problems related to KBDBE.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 KBDBE.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of KBDBE.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 KBDBE.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 KBDBE.DLL
System Windows 10
File size 6656 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 e771f84190db368f5d033adabb8dbe91
SHA1 baf01af9fd7f30e3e53aa2ded55eab161f02bceb
SHA256 dd8b93fd59eb7e159ea42a589e7a29524167d8dad36b3c571c815c28fcefe8fd
CRC32 87d5f3cc
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDBE.DLL
System Windows 8.1
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2013-08-22
File details
MD5 a33bb8db346d28a620a4db2046af28c1
SHA1 82e0a03550c23c69f82f11637861844dcde8a87d
SHA256 642f9770a2cfcf9d12c6c3c9b7ba8e4620adccb51f611f6dc434bfeb41b95a36
CRC32 03e4073e
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDBE.DLL
System Windows 8
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 1b607ed22445e77a5f8ee4431cf2478a
SHA1 e3f8e44f31e472141642ca8a3e0afc185a52fd23
SHA256 18886ff94e94c2d943cbecbe1fd248bf7ec15395c7875064cdd167427696225e
CRC32 893d811f
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDBE.DLL
System Windows 7
File size 7168 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 8ffb391ffc48dfff4be4c1b2a6aa6f5a
SHA1 5af6d495951ece4415cab98252fdb5dd4e6b648f
SHA256 958ff1c77ee3846d8110bd2f505180c682fdb107c519f3b6a4200444679d9090
CRC32 a9dcdfa8
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDBE.DLL
System Windows 7
File size 6656 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 eeb8c6bbbf2019387a3b508db2925101
SHA1 e6c55591bfe4139826d1701cda368df26a9ee959
SHA256 efc60c36f341ab8a066678e45688c27b76414eb1e3b007fb4c71694cfd51b184
CRC32 3cf10cdc
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename KBDBE.DLL
System Windows Vista
File size 7168 bytes
Date 2006-11-02
File details
MD5 3bdca36b5360eac840327f6469abe329
SHA1 6505a05946d5e7c6b609bb0f66dad4a4ec7b0860
SHA256 e6458ea1b30ea745d10867dbe3673a6488cec5c3634bd3bc778d536003de781a
CRC32 4ba542b8
Example file location ---
Filename KBDBE.DLL
System Windows Vista
File size 6656 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 c056583487ef1c6e1b470c7190c00460
SHA1 8636504520873a9a7fbfb681d22b1aefeb8b2fa6
SHA256 4ba393aabe21a149a504415e27867b64c0f45b34452b13c38549ce217bdad7d4
CRC32 54dbac2b
Example file location ---
Filename KBDBE.DLL
System Windows XP
File size 6144 bytes
Date 2008-04-14
File details
MD5 90aa6d58947a68b5d35c3d3905a74bcb
SHA1 9fba4ea71307c589941385f21f48d9cc3775b7a3
SHA256 818caa057d797fdcbad6fb2aa463cce1921e4be0d05b6de9fab514e3b2ae7e05
CRC32 0a89ea5e
Example file location ---