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logonui certcredprovider.dll error

May 09, 2014

DLL ToolDLL Tool downloads certcredprovider.dll and repairs logonui exe certcredprovider dll problems for Microsoft Windows 8.1/8/7/XP/Vista OS, both 32 and 64 bits.

About certCredProvider.dll

The certCredProvider.dll is a kind of certificate credential provider. This file is part of Microsoft Windows Operating System. CertCredProvider.dll is located in the %SYSTEM% folder and its normal size is 122,368 bytes. It contains a bitmap of a chipcard.

CertCredProvider.dll is statically linked to the dll files of msvcrt.dll, ntdll.dll, API-MS-Win-Core-ProcessThreads-L1-1-0.dll, API-MS-Win-Security-Base-L1-1-0.dll, USER32.dll and KERNEL32.dll. This means that when certCredProvider.dll is loaded, the above files are automatically loaded too. If one of these files is corrupted or missing, certCredProvider.dll won't be loaded.

Common signs of certCredProvider.dll errors

This certCredProvider.dll error is found to be triggered in course of system start up and shut down, or while installing or using specific software. Then you will have a system failure to respond to your action. Below are listed the typical instances of certCredProvider.dll error:

  1. The file certCredProvider.dll is missing.
  2. CertCredProvider.dll was Not Found
  3. This application failed to start because certCredProvider.dll was not found. Re-installing the application may fix this problem.
  4. Cannot start certCredProvider.dll Module. A required component is missing: certCredProvider.dll. Please install the application again.
  5. A window popping up saying there's some problem with C:\Windows\system32\certCredProvider.dll.
  6. LogonUI.exe - Bad Image c:\Windows\system32\certCredProvider.dll is either not designed to run on Windows or it contains an error. Try installing the program again using the original installation media etc.

What are the causes of certCredProvider.dll errors?

CertCredProvider.dll file serves as a crucial part of Windows operating system, its malfunction can possibly bring about serious problems to the system, the causes behind it can be categorized as corrupted, damaged or missing certCredProvider.dll file; corrupted and damaged system files or applications relative to certCredProvider.dll; virus or Trojan infection; invalid registry key values.

Ways to revolve certCredProvider.dll errors

CertCredProvider.dll error is defined as a critical system error and cannot be fixed completely by simply reinstalling any program. The first step you should do is to check and make sure that there is a healthy certCredProvider.dll on your computer. So you can use DLL TOOL to download its fresh copy and have it installed and registered under the directory: C:\\Windows\System32.

Then, apply DLL TOOL to check the associated dll files for any problem and fix them, by repairing the registry entries or reinstallation. By the way, it is also a considerate helper for you to regularly clean the Internet temporary files so as to prevent the frustrated dll error and highly improve PC performance.

What's more, DLL TOOL allows for cleanup and repair of registry.

If your registry gets damaged or corrupted, then you will receive different types of frustrating error messages just like the certCredProvider.dll error. So, registry error is also a root cause for this dll error that you are getting. In order to fix certCredProvider.dll error, it is essential to make sure that there is nothing wrong with your Windows registry. DLL TOOL is what you need right now!

It is especially useful when Repair Install fail and SFC /scannow cannot fix the damaged/corrupt certCredProvider.dll file & other dll files, and replace them with backups of the original.