zipfldr.dll.mui Troubleshoot and Download

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

zipfldr.dll.mui file Compressed (zipped) Folders. 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 zipfldr.dll.mui related errors on your device. You can also download zipfldr.dll.mui 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
Filename zipfldr.dll.mui
File extension MUI
Description Compressed (zipped) Folders
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 English (U.S.)

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

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



Application could not be started because zipfldr.dll.mui file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to zipfldr.dll.mui 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 zipfldr.dll.mui 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.

zipfldr.dll.mui 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 zipfldr.dll.mui 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 zipfldr.dll.mui 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 zipfldr.dll.mui 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 zipfldr.dll.mui file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the zipfldr.dll.mui 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 zipfldr.dll.mui 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 zipfldr.dll.mui 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 zipfldr.dll.mui file

The last solution is to manually download and replace zipfldr.dll.mui 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 zipfldr.dll.mui file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\en-US\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\en-GB\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\System32\en-GB\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\System32\en-US\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\System32\en-US\
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your zipfldr.dll.mui 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 zipfldr.dll.mui
System Windows 10
File size 27648 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 fc40746fa376ee3e82952d2061969ded
SHA1 42fc304ee8f90bf7bf7d308ededd61c955c74393
SHA256 7a1fbf2b4ff6fe64916f175089445fe36b82caa9cd9c5e32252799f865b6a4c1
CRC32 9df19829
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\en-US\
Filename zipfldr.dll.mui
System Windows 8.1
File size 26624 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 d6594aa3748d74fec1cc70aca7cbb11f
SHA1 b9636f7324e08436870b2fcd9735f8ef16ea2b59
SHA256 ecccbc0a675e6b9c7e33b7f146c13bd62f7d0601c4c34b871e14d965d662ba8f
CRC32 8c1e21ef
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\en-GB\
Filename zipfldr.dll.mui
System Windows 8
File size 25088 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 8eede1718454a9e1f44c66fd7e0e2f03
SHA1 bbd90a2dc8bdc18b0289c15cc9058fae0ef9b074
SHA256 a7748d04a585291dcf1f6495ae16037b93c369cf86415cd1d1108fd28d2f0203
CRC32 eb77b603
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\en-GB\
Filename zipfldr.dll.mui
System Windows 7
File size 24576 bytes
Date 2011-04-12
File details
MD5 77e017eae04cd178570599fb1c6fb915
SHA1 20604ba0f4ef4428a66fd364c8e323d7ceac8e36
SHA256 8901f9695220204bb1134f88b7cd1167c04c4ce6fc9d4646d71d73fd9d0e8575
CRC32 10562606
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\en-US\
Filename zipfldr.dll.mui
System Windows 7
File size 24576 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a4ccdf0632cc87400b5852e1c2e08942
SHA1 23be8f132e43a61e4532c77d7abe0989d2bba31c
SHA256 a11f153f55b5db479131d983b48d1aa28956ee12193ca2aa42afc8ae6d1683ed
CRC32 3d61ceec
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\en-US\
Filename zipfldr.dll.mui
System Windows Vista
File size 32768 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 1591fcae89aa0be6f5cc309edb4a551a
SHA1 ff4a5aca5eaf960f781120dd56ee69b2d990c25e
SHA256 43956b8a6b3a18b7a54d3e1a4b0f914bf95a165ec1261da26b55977d39f8348a
CRC32 aed26032
Example file location ---
Filename zipfldr.dll.mui
System Windows Vista
File size 24576 bytes
Date 2008-01-21
File details
MD5 cfea568304697677e994a1e36d8e662b
SHA1 ecc5550c098a7cd485fe5b271bee73d0449f895e
SHA256 f7c8360f338dfcb3007a4cef6002292a4a91c79f76104086e76b579e3d865552
CRC32 5966c899
Example file location ---