The article is about one of the DLL files that if not present may restrict certain applications. We are going to focus on the Libcurl.dll error. If your system is showing this error. You will find our article very useful. This file contains specific information. The instructions in the files are performed at a particular time. Our motive is to provide relevant information and let our readers feel easy to fix the error.
Basic Libcurl.dll Information
|File Type:||Win32/64 DLL|
|File Size:||312.6KB - 502.44KB|
|Copyright:||© 1996 - 2017 Daniel Stenberg|
|Product Name:||The curl library|
|Developer:||The curl library, https://curl.haxx.se/|
|File Version:||5 versions available|
Reason Behind Libcurl.dll Error
The reason behind this error can be a few things. You will get this error when the file is not available on your system. Meaning the file is missing. The other reason could be when the file is corrupted. At that time you will be able to see your file but the file will be unreadable. The image below is the same pop-up that will be shown on your screen at the time of the error.
The message or the alert in the box may change depending on the Windows version of your system. Below is the preview of the messages that could appear.
“Libcurl.dll Not Found”
“This application failed to start because Libcurl.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.”
“Cannot find Libcurl.dll!”
“An attempt to delay-load a .dll or get a function address in a delay-loaded .dll failed. Dll: Libcurl.dll”
“This program can’t start because Libcurl.dll is missing from your computer. Try reinstalling the program to fix this problem”
How To Fix The Libcurl.dll Error?
There are certain methods or we could say fixes to solve the libcurl.dll error on your system. The solution provided below is depended on the causes of the error. To tackle the cause is the easiest way to solve the error. The path may differ a very little that too because of the change in the Windows version.
Solution 1: Scan For Virus
There is a chance that you may have a virus in your system. Having a virus endangers your files. The files may be corrupted. Once your files are corrupted you will not be able to run the application that will need those files. Get an anti-virus software on your system and then scan for the virus. Once you the virus’s location, you can fix the virus and then the error may also be solved.
Solution 2: Reinstall The Game
It is not always the case that the problem is in the file or the file is missing. There is a possibility that the application you are trying to run may have missing or corrupted files in them. To solve this problem, remove the file and reinstall the application again this will bring back the files with it.
- Go to the control panel
- It should look like this
- Out of these options, select the programs option.
- After clicking on it, you will find the list of applications on your system
- Click on the application that is causing the error.
- Then, look at the top of the list, you will find the option “Uninstall.”
- Click on it and you will be able to remove the application
Wait for the files to be removed. You can then re-install the application from the internet and run the application again.
This brings us to the conclusion of our article. The article should have fixed the libcurl.dll error. We hope our information was helpful to you and you understood our purpose for discussing the basic information as well as the cause for this error. This completes our article if you have any other doubts then write to us in the comment box below.