appidcertstorecheck.exe Troubleshoot and Download

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

appidcertstorecheck.exe file AppID Certificate Store Verification Task. 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 appidcertstorecheck.exe related errors on your device. You can also download appidcertstorecheck.exe file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7

File info

General information
Filename appidcertstorecheck.exe
File extension EXE
Description AppID Certificate Store Verification Task
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Executable application
System Windows NT 32-bit
Copyrights © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)
Fix File Errors

There are various types of errors related to appidcertstorecheck.exe file. appidcertstorecheck.exe 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 appidcertstorecheck.exe file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to appidcertstorecheck.exe 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 appidcertstorecheck.exe 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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace appidcertstorecheck.exe 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 appidcertstorecheck.exe file.

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

If the steps did not solve your appidcertstorecheck.exe 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 appidcertstorecheck.exe
System Windows 10
File size 16896 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 9807e0b4ed14a80500d447d9e1636324
SHA1 c488525750601f041e0dee97df322c8118581226
SHA256 2d73d95d162399f6dc8831c2041f0a7c928763aa0cdcfbef3e2175124d1daf9b
CRC32 32bc8464
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename appidcertstorecheck.exe
System Windows 8.1
File size 15872 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 77a6376ed9ccad1eea8adf3ee4ed0800
SHA1 353619251032191a95b8361ebf149f5e3f1d86b6
SHA256 c915702fa24ce0002119fad157572ed4c9673c5d797f0b14942d8b89dabd2f2d
CRC32 f24806f6
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename appidcertstorecheck.exe
System Windows 8
File size 15872 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 5a77f5587946b41cf88343fbc374dae4
SHA1 6cbb4ec62b585738bbd7d07419d39f52ad0590d5
SHA256 bab7121011627403d7a20709a90f196abd6bae623622b66eba3bf4bb80ea1f8f
CRC32 c2f1eafa
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename appidcertstorecheck.exe
System Windows 7
File size 17920 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 0891084a225271bdcb2ac0cc78daa1b7
SHA1 61a225a6d6053072be9d86de9a0065450262e1f0
SHA256 d6e64928e3c8d917b61fdc9d15391e4c5e507b1ae76c972531048ae672a72fe5
CRC32 1b7f4c1a
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\