What is OpenCL?

OpenCL is a system component, handled by your graphics card drivers. If there is a problem in the drivers, you may see this error message:

Common error messages are

the code execution cannot proceed because opencl.dll was not found
cannot repair member file [l:10]”opencl.dll”
opencl.dll was not found claymore
amdrsserv.exe opencl.dll

Errors related to opencl.dll can arise for a few different different reasons.


For instance, a faulty application, opencl.dll has been deleted or misplaced, corrupted by malicious software present on your PC or a damaged Windows registry.

File Info

1. Company – Khronos Group
2. Description – OpenCL Client DLL

Steps to fix The code execution cannot proceed because opencl.dll was not found error

  • Update your windows
    First step is to check if your windows is updated to the latest version or not.
    • Press Windows key > search update > click on Check for Updates. Install latest available updates. If you face any error while updating windows, kindly refer to this article.
  • Update Graphics Drivers
    If you are facing “the code execution cannot proceed because opencl.dll was not found” error message or cannot repair member file [l:10]”opencl.dll” , it means there is issue related to your GPU drivers. Either they are outdated drivers or got corrupted. Updating the Graphics drivers can do the magic, try to go to your GPU card manufacturer site and download the latest drivers available. You can download the latest drivers from Intel as well here.
  • Reinstall Graphics Drivers
  • Uninstall your Graphics Drivers and reinstall them again, after downloading from the official website.