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

aspnet_state.exe file Windows Executable. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Windows software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of aspnet_state.exe related errors on your device. You can also download aspnet_state.exe file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, 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 Vista

File info

General information
Filename aspnet_state.exe
File extension EXE
Type Executable Application
Description Windows Executable
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
File size 47288
Oldest file 2009-04-11
Latest file 2017-03-18

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

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



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


Problems related to aspnet_state.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 aspnet_state.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of aspnet_state.exe file example directory paths.

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework64\v2.0.50727\
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your aspnet_state.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 aspnet_state.exe
System Windows 10
File size 47288 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 89c8ca52f129aedca5e3f4f26e7a99f2
SHA1 a969521f8b33caa90e4ac317adeef51f3010220d
SHA256 5efcf3fdadbe2bae2e0b1538c7fe46eb160ad86e8c3e54bcbe16755d1278acf4
CRC32 f1cba290
Example file location C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\
Filename aspnet_state.exe
System Windows 8.1
File size 45664 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 99eca67ab5d89b3c51478872c22c5905
SHA1 de5cd00d833be1b2a816f73b5ce1a0ce8828856b
SHA256 d0a2d35863fe67946b47866c15557544e6b668c8dc1cf79bb07edafbed5f9aa3
CRC32 fa810dba
Example file location C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\
Filename aspnet_state.exe
System Windows 8
File size 46528 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 2fe0d5db69014980a970d3bf9a85d2b1
SHA1 18c6a26c7392433f7d2036cb294b1cf4e66c7efb
SHA256 3837f176b0cb7fea2689d90b50b62f660fe579a5eb1e47c827dfa95596b72d1e
CRC32 e055eff8
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\
Filename aspnet_state.exe
System Windows 7
File size 42840 bytes
Date 2009-06-10
File details
MD5 1838f16e9ce03b993fc500703b711dab
SHA1 b361ce7d5dc0470caecc4469f4bf14e0588810a2
SHA256 666340ed4f223233d7256dbd41e45579e0a870ed2e1237999e7dcc8ad93049e7
CRC32 27d02080
Example file location C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework64\v2.0.50727\
Filename aspnet_state.exe
System Windows Vista
File size 42840 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 e5a3bcbad12c9d01d36b14d4830462a4
SHA1 837b475705db41eace3082ceb49684f332e43262
SHA256 6e79c829b0340e8e512a930d7c2a0f2412a0ee418d6c71043ac843dc36ea8414
CRC32 582a4497
Example file location ---