LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml Informations - Download and Fix

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml files. Situations like that can occur, for example, during a software installation process. Each software program requires certain resources, libraries, and source data to work properly. Corrupted or nonexistent LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file Group Policy Language-Specific Administrative Template. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Windows software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml related errors on your device. You can also download LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file compatible with Windows 10, Windows Vista, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

File info

General information
Filename LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml
File extension ADML
Type System
Description Group Policy Language-Specific Administrative Template
Software
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
Details
File size 3646
Oldest file 2006-11-02
MIME type application/xml
Fix File Errors

There are various types of errors related to LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file. LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file may be located in wrong file directory on your device, may not be present in the system, or may be infected with malicious software and therefore not work correctly. Below is a list of most common error messages related to LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml is corrupted
  • LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml
  • LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file error
  • LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file:
  • LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file could not be loaded
  • LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file doesn't exist

LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml

Error

Application could not be started because LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.

OK

Problems related to LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml can be addressed in various ways. Some methods are meant only for advanced users. If you don't have confidence in your skills, we suggest consulting a specialist. Fixing LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file errors should be approached with utmost caution for any mistakes can result in unstable or unproperly working system. If you have the necassary skills, please proceed.

LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file errors can be caused by various factors, so its is beneficial to try to fix them using various methods.

Step 1: Scan your computer for any malicious software

Virus Scan

Windows files are commonly attacked by malicious software that prevents them from working properly. First step in addressing problems with LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file or any other Windows system files should be scanning the system for malicious software using an antivirus tool.

If by any chance you don't have any antivirus software installed on your system yet, you should do it immediately. Unprotected system is not only a source of file errors, but, more importantly, makes your system vulnerable to many dangers. If you don't know which antivirus tool to choose, consult this Wikipedia article – comparison of antivirus software.

Step 2: Update your system and drivers.

Windows Update

Installing relevant Microsoft Windows patches and updates may solve your problems related to LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file. Use dedicated Windows tool to perform the update.

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "Windows Update" in the search field
  3. Choose the appropriate software program (name may vary depending on your system version)
  4. Check if your system is up to date. If any unapplied updates are listed, install them immediately.
  5. After the update has been done,restart your computer in order to complete the process.

Beside updating the system, it is recommended that you install latest device drivers, as drivers can influence proper working of LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml or other system files. In order to do so, go to your computer or device producer's website where you will find information regarding latest driver updates.

Step 3: Use System File Checker (SFC) tool

System File Checker

System File Checker is a Microsoft Windows tool. As the name suggests, the tool is used for identyfing and addressing system file related errors, including those related to LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file with properly working version. To use the tool:

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "cmd" in the search field
  3. Locate "Command Prompt" result – don't run it yet:
  4. Click the right mouse button and select "Run as Administrator" option
  5. Type "sfc /scannow" in console prompt to start the program and follow the instructions

Step 4: Restoring Windows system

Windows Recovery

Another approach is to restore system to previous state, before the LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file error occured. In order to restore your system, follow the instructions below

  1. Go to the Windows "Start" menu
  2. Type "System Restore" in the search field
  3. Start the system restore tool – it's name may differ depending on version of the system
  4. The application will guide you through the process – read the messages carefully
  5. After the process has finished, restart your computer.

If all the above-mentioned methods failed and the LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file problem has not been resolved, proceed to the next step. Remember that the following steps are intended only for advanced users.

Download and replace LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file

The last solution is to manually download and replace LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file in appropriate folder on the disk. Select file version compatible with your operating system and click the "Download" button. Next, go to your web browser's "Downloaded" folder and copy the downloaded LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file example directory paths.

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
  • Windows Vista: C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
  • Windows 8.1: ---
  • Windows 8: ---
  • Windows 7: ---

If the steps did not solve your LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml file problem, you should consult a professional. A probability exists that the error(s) might be device-related and therefore should be resolved at the hardware level. A fresh operating system installation might be necessary – a faulty system installation process can result in data loss.

File versions list

Filename LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml
System Windows 10
File size 3646 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 92dbad98f0e768c7bfe966bd839bb017
SHA1 de0047f6e6c1a639102804f0d9081783488bb331
SHA256 14daff44ecbec76cde21ccc68d5558bd6119a5f58c6884b9692b6341ead643dd
CRC32 387e78c5
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml
System Windows Vista
File size 3836 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 e3e44c43b8c2225da94a046f43c9cd21
SHA1 c152b0e08177bc43a1cdbc1a70defb876a5f501d
SHA256 957e35ca2581722c828ba753b7ab0bf191dfa778466f51dc32f12074e58b30b7
CRC32 c5655211
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml
System Windows 8.1
File size 3646 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 92dbad98f0e768c7bfe966bd839bb017
SHA1 de0047f6e6c1a639102804f0d9081783488bb331
SHA256 14daff44ecbec76cde21ccc68d5558bd6119a5f58c6884b9692b6341ead643dd
CRC32 387e78c5
Example file location ---
Filename LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml
System Windows 8
File size 3646 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 92dbad98f0e768c7bfe966bd839bb017
SHA1 de0047f6e6c1a639102804f0d9081783488bb331
SHA256 14daff44ecbec76cde21ccc68d5558bd6119a5f58c6884b9692b6341ead643dd
CRC32 387e78c5
Example file location ---
Filename LinkLayerTopologyDiscovery.adml
System Windows 7
File size 3646 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 92dbad98f0e768c7bfe966bd839bb017
SHA1 de0047f6e6c1a639102804f0d9081783488bb331
SHA256 14daff44ecbec76cde21ccc68d5558bd6119a5f58c6884b9692b6341ead643dd
CRC32 387e78c5
Example file location ---