Fixing the "libcrypto-1_1-x64.dll Not Found" Error

Problem Overview

If you receive the error message: "The program can't start because libcrypto-1_1-x64.dll is missing from your computer." then your computer is having difficulty loading the file that is necessary to run whatever program you were trying to run. This is generally caused because this file is either corrupted, missing, or incorrectly registered.

Step-by-Step Solution

Download the libcrypto-1_1-x64.dll file: You can download the libcrypto-1_1-x64.dll file from this website.

Place the File in the Correct Folder: Once you have downloaded the file, place it in the correct folder associated with the program that is trying to use it. This folder can be found by right-clicking on the program shortcut and selecting “Open file location”.

(Optional) Re-register the File: If this is still not working, it may be necessary to re-register the file. To do this, open the Command Prompt, type regsvr32.exe libcrypto-1_1-x64.dll and press Enter.


Q: What is the libcrypto-1_1-x64.dll file?

A: The libcrypto-1_1-x64.dll file is a dynamic link library, which is a type of file that comes with a variety of software programs and is responsible for helping programs perform their intended functions.

Q: What causes the "libcrypto-1_1-x64.dll Not Found" error?

A: This error typically means that the file is either missing or corrupted on your computer, so the program can't start due to the missing file. This can be caused by a variety of things, including incorrect installation, an incomplete uninstall, or a virus infection.

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