Whenever there is a big update on Windows, some users tend to run into a lot of problems. Not that the update is bad, it’s mainly because of software conflicts, environmental issues, etc. that these issues arise. We discussed different bugs and various fixes on our website after the release of Windows 8.1.
LogiLDA.dll error messages on Windows 10 laptops, desktops, and tablets can appear in a variety of formats, but these error messages generally look similar to the following:
There was a problem starting c: windows system32 logilda.dll / The specified module was not found.
Cause of LogiLDA.dll errors
The LogiLDA.dll file is usually associated with programs such as Logitech Download Assistant, which is typically placed on a Windows 10 device after installing a new piece of Logitech hardware, such as a Logitech gaming mouse or keyboard. Some Windows 10 computers may come with Logitech Download Assistant software preinstalled. Logitech Download Assistant automatically checks for new device drivers and software updates for any Logitech product detected at startup. If there was a problem starting LogiLDA.dll, it could mean:
The file has not been installed correctly and is missing from the program.
A recent Windows update may have caused the program to start looking for this file in the wrong location.
How to Fix LogiLDA.dll Errors on Windows 10
This issue and associated fixes primarily apply to Windows 10 computers, laptops, and tablets. However, those using Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 may also find this information useful as causes and solutions for LogiLDA.dll errors these Windows operating systems are similar and generally identical.
Restart your Windows 10 device.
Restarting a Windows 10 computer, tablet, or hybrid device, such as a Surface, can solve a variety of issues and should always be the first thing to try. Restart your Windows 10 device after trying the following tips and solutions to make sure the changes you made work.
Install the latest Windows 10 update.
In addition to adding new features and improving your device’s protection against malware and viruses, Windows 10 updates can also fix any file errors you may have. Connect your Windows 10 computer or tablet to a power source before installing updates, as some updates can take more than an hour to download and install completely.
Reinstall your mouse device drivers.
LogiLDA.dll errors can be caused by a Logitech program installed on your computer. These errors are also triggered by drivers installed for the mouse. Open Device Manager > Mice and other pointing devices, right-click the mouse name and select Uninstall device. After the process is complete, disconnect the mouse, restart the Windows 10 device, and reconnect the mouse.
Disable LogiDA on startup.
Hit Ctrl+Alt+Del, choose Task Manager, then select Start. Right-click LogiDA in the list of programs set to run at startup, then select Disable. This will not solve any problems associated with the program. Instead, it stops the Logitech Download Assistant from running automatically when you turn on your computer and displays the LogiLDA.dll missing error message.
Uninstall the Logitech program.
If your computer keeps reporting that there was a problem starting Windows LogiLDA.dll, another way to fix it is to uninstall the program. This can be done by opening Start > All Applications, right-clicking on the Logitech program, and selecting Uninstall . The associated program is called Logitech Download Assistant or something similar. These programs are downloaded and installed when using a new product for the first time, but are not required. Windows 10 is generally good at getting additional hardware to work correctly without the need for third-party applications.
Reinstall the Logitech program.
If you prefer to use the provided program to install device drivers or software updates, please reinstall it from the disc you initially installed from after uninstalling it. Uninstalling and reinstalling the same program can fix any errors created during the initial installation.
Try Logitech Gaming Software instead.
Logitech Gaming Software is the latest program from Logitech that can keep your hardware up to date and also allow you to customize the device’s functions for specific use cases. Uninstall Logitech Download Assistant following the method shown above, then download Logitech Gaming Software from the Logitech website.