Logilda.dll error message occurs when you start your desktop or laptop. It’s caused by an upgrade from Windows 10, but fortunately, it’s easy to fix. I got this message after upgrading to Windows 10 2004: There was a problem starting C:\Windows\System32\LogiLDA.dll. The specified module could not be found.
Cause of the LogiLDA.dll error
Normally, LogiLDA.dll starts automatically when Windows starts. If the specified module could not be found, you will get the message ‘There was a problem starting …’
You probably have a Logitech mouse or keyboard. Logilda.dll is a system file that is part of the Logitech Download Assistant. The software is automatically installed as soon as you connect the device. As soon as you upgrade Windows, or something goes wrong during installation, the Logilda.dll error occurs.
Fix There was a problem starting C:\Windows\System32\LogiLDA.dll
There are several ways to resolve the Logilda.dll error message.
- Disable LogiLDA from Startup
- Delete Logitech Download Assistant registry key
- Reinstall Logitech Download Assistant / Software
Fix LogilLDA.dll by disabling at startup
To stop LogiLDA.dll from starting at Windows startup, follow these steps:
- Click Start
- Type Task Manager in the search bar
- Click Run as administrator
- Click tab Startup
- Right-click Logitech Download Assistant
- Click Disable
Note: If any additional Logitech software is listed, you might want to disable them too.
- Restart your computer to make sure the error is gone
Fix LogiLDA.dll by deleting Logitech Download Assistant registry key
Another option is to modify the registry. To delete the Logitech Download Assistant registry key, follow these steps:
- Open your Registry Editor as administrator
- Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
- Locate the key Logitech Download Assistant, right-click and click Delete
Fix LogiLDA by reinstalling Logitech Download Assistant software
If you find the Logitech software useful, you may want to reinstall the SetPoint software. This software contains the Download Assistant and will also fix the error.
What is Logitech Download Assistant?
Logitech Download Assistant is a software product designed by Logitech. It runs in the background of your PC and will periodically scan and detect new updates for Logitech software. This helps you download and install the new updates for your keyboards and mice automatically. It is known for causing the LogiLDA.dll error at every startup of Windows.
What is LogiLDA.dll?
LogiLDA.dll is a DLL module, that is part of the Logitech Download Assitant. The library is essential for running the Logitech Download Assistant software. Normally it is located in C:\WINDOWS\system32. The file is around 4 MB, but may vary by version.