3 Steps to Download and Fix WscRGB.cdmp Errors

Last Updated: 11/26/2023
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WCS Device Model Profile files, such as wscRGB.cdmp, are considered a type of XML (WCS Device Model Profile) file. They are associated with the CDMP file extension, developed by Microsoft for Windows 10.

wscRGB.cdmp was initially released with Windows Vista on 11/08/2006 for the Windows Vista Operating System. The most recent version [file version 10] was introduced on 07/29/2015 for Windows 10. wscRGB.cdmp is found in Windows 10, Windows Vista, and Windows 8.1.

Below, you find comprehensive file information, instructions for simple CDMP file troubleshooting, and list of free wscRGB.cdmp downloads for each available file version.

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File Overview

General Information
File Name: wscRGB.cdmp
File Extension: CDMP file extension
File Type: System
Description: WCS Device Model Profile
MIME Type: application/xml
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Developer and Software Information
Software Program: Windows 10
Developer: Microsoft
Software: Windows
Software Version: 10
File Details
File Size (Bytes): 17155
Oldest File Date: 09/18/2006
Latest File Date: 03/18/2017

What are wscRGB.cdmp Error Messages?

General wscRGB.cdmp Runtime Errors

wscRGB.cdmp file errors often occur during the startup phase of Windows, but can also occur while the program is running. These types CDMP errors are also known as “runtime errors” because they occur while Windows is running. Here are some of the most common wscRGB.cdmp runtime errors:

Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library

Runtime Error!

Program: C:\WINDOWS\system32\spool\drivers\color\wscRGB.cdmp

This application has requested the Runtime to terminate it in an unusual way.
Please contact the application's support team for more information.

Most CDMP errors are due to missing or corrupt files. Your wscRGB.cdmp file could be missing due to accidental deletion, uninstalled as a shared file of another program (shared with Windows), or deleted by a malware infection. Furthermore, wscRGB.cdmp file corruption could be caused from a power outage when loading Windows, system crash while loading or saving wscRGB.cdmp, bad sectors on your storage media (usually your primary hard drive), or malware infection. Thus, it’s critical to make sure your anti-virus is kept up-to-date and scanning regularly.

How to Fix wscRGB.cdmp Errors in 3 Steps (Time to complete: ~5-15 minutes)

If you're encountering one of the error messages above, follow these troubleshooting steps to resolve your wscRGB.cdmp issue. These troubleshooting steps are listed in the recommended order of execution.

Step 1: Restore your PC back to the latest restore point, "snapshot", or backup image before error occurred.

To begin System Restore (Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, and 10):

  1. Hit the Windows Start button
  2. When you see the search box, type "System Restore" and press "ENTER".
  3. In the search results, find and click System Restore.
  4. Please enter the administrator password (if applicable / prompted).
  5. Follow the steps in the System Restore Wizard to choose a relevant restore point.
  6. Restore your computer to that backup image.

If the Step 1 fails to resolve the wscRGB.cdmp error, please proceed to the Step 2 below.

Step 2: Run SFC (System File Checker) to restore the corrupt or missing wscRGB.cdmp file.

System File Checker is a utility included with every Windows version that allows you scan and restore corrupted system files. Use the SFC tool to fix missing or corrupt wscRGB.cdmp files (Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, and 10):

  1. Hit the Windows Start button
  2. In the search box, type "cmd" but DO NOT PRESS "ENTER".
  3. Press and hold "CTRL-Shift" on your keyboard while pressing "ENTER".
  4. You'll be prompted with a permission dialog box.
  5. In the box, click "YES".
  6. You should have a black screen with a blinking cursor.
  7. In that black screen, type "sfc /scannow" and hit "ENTER".
  8. SFC will begin scanning for wscRGB.cdmp issues and any other system file problems.
  9. Follow any on-screen commands to complete the process.

Please be aware that this scan might take a while, so please be patient while it is working.

If this Step 2 fails as well, please proceed to the Step 3 below.

sfc /scannow

Step 3: Perform a Windows Update.

When the first two steps haven't solved your issue, it might be a good idea to run Windows Update. Many wscRGB.cdmp error messages that are encountered can be contributed to an outdated Windows Operating System. To run Windows Update, please follow these easy steps:

  1. Hit the Windows Start button
  2. In the search box, type "Update" and press "ENTER".
  3. In the Windows Update dialog box, click "Check for Updates" (or similar button depending on your Windows version)
  4. If updates are available for download, click "Install Updates".
  5. After the update is completed, restart your PC.

If Windows Update failed to resolve the wscRGB.cdmp error message, please proceed to next step. Please note that this final step is recommended for advanced PC users only.

If Those Steps Fail: Download and Replace Your wscRGB.cdmp File (Caution: Advanced)

If none of the previous three troubleshooting steps have resolved your issue, you can try a more aggressive approach (Note: Not recommended for amateur PC users) by downloading and replacing your appropriate wscRGB.cdmp file version. We maintain a comprehensive database of 100% malware-free wscRGB.cdmp files for every applicable version of Windows. Please follow the steps below to download and properly replace you file:

  1. Locate your Windows operating system version in the list of below "Download wscRGB.cdmp Files".
  2. Click the appropriate "Download Now" button and download your Windows file version.
  3. Copy the file into the appropriate directory for your Windows version:

  4. Windows Vista: C:\WINDOWS\system32\spool\drivers\color\
    Windows 7: C:\WINDOWS\system32\spool\drivers\color\
    Windows 8: C:\WINDOWS\system32\spool\drivers\color\
    Windows 8.1: C:\WINDOWS\system32\spool\drivers\color\
    Windows 10: C:\WINDOWS\system32\spool\drivers\color\
  5. Restart your computer.

If this final step has failed and you're still encountering the error, you're only remaining option is to do a clean installation of Windows 10.

GEEK TIP : We must emphasize that reinstalling Windows will be a very time-consuming and advanced task to resolve wscRGB.cdmp problems. To avoid data loss, you must be sure that you have backed-up all of your important documents, pictures, software installers, and other personal data before beginning the process. If you are not currently backing up your data, you need to do so immediately.

Download wscRGB.cdmp Files (Malware-Tested 100% Clean)

CAUTION : We strongly advise against downloading and copying wscRGB.cdmp to your appropriate Windows system directory. Microsoft typically does not release Windows CDMP files for download because they are bundled together inside of a software installer. The installer's task is to ensure that all correct verifications have been made before installing and placing wscRGB.cdmp and all other CDMP files for Windows. An incorrectly installed CDMP file may create system instability and could cause your program or operating system to stop functioning altogether. Proceed with caution.

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Files Related to wscRGB.cdmp

CDMP Files Related to wscRGB.cdmp

File Name Description Software Program (Version) File Size (bytes) File Location
wsRGB.cdmp WCS Device Model Profile Windows 8.1 1578 C:\Windows\inf\
wscRGB.cdmp WCS Device Model Profile Windows Vista 17155 C:\Windows\inf\
wscRGB.cdmp WCS Device Model Profile Windows 8 17155 C:\Windows\inf\
wsRGB.cdmp WCS Device Model Profile Windows 8 1578 C:\Windows\inf\
wscRGB.cdmp WCS Device Model Profile Windows 7 17155 C:\Windows\inf\

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WLAN_policy_v1.xsd XML Schema Definition Windows 7 7405 C:\Windows\L2Schemas\
WLAN_policy_v1.xsd XML Schema Definition Windows 8 7627 C:\Windows\L2Schemas\
WLAN_policy_v1.xsd XML Schema Definition Windows Vista 6446 C:\Windows\L2Schemas\
LAN_profile_v1.xsd XML Schema Definition Windows 7 2241 C:\Windows\L2Schemas\
LAN_profile_v1.xsd XML Schema Definition Windows XP 2241 C:\Windows\L2Schemas\


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