Download and Fix PerfCenterCPL.adml

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.adml file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.adml related errors on your device. You can also download PerfCenterCPL.adml file compatible with Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista

File info

General information
Filename PerfCenterCPL.adml
File extension ADML
Type System
Description Group Policy Language-Specific Administrative Template
Program Windows 8
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 8
File size 2352
Oldest file 2006-11-02
MIME type application/xml

There are various types of errors related to PerfCenterCPL.adml file. PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.adml file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

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



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


Problems related to PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.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.

PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.adml file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.adml file

The last solution is to manually download and replace PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.adml file.

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

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

If the steps did not solve your PerfCenterCPL.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 PerfCenterCPL.adml
System Windows 8
File size 2352 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 b9fc7c5491091cbab5319b3628e61fd9
SHA1 27316a52a2fa0c2c1ff63f894060c16a2765337e
SHA256 44e0802076164a3f4e9add6d1d0b877502e3c25a88500851d882d16a43a79aa2
CRC32 a5c28e39
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename PerfCenterCPL.adml
System Windows 7
File size 2266 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 0a334f4496c3e075121f13b6b150f8d0
SHA1 b38469aab4f3c09e09baa89a613f951cae35f668
SHA256 ae97be89b2cc8a67f1b6cc1d6e0263124677e99dec2fe59f46ea7e4b76927c47
CRC32 425ca026
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename PerfCenterCPL.adml
System Windows Vista
File size 2266 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 0a334f4496c3e075121f13b6b150f8d0
SHA1 b38469aab4f3c09e09baa89a613f951cae35f668
SHA256 ae97be89b2cc8a67f1b6cc1d6e0263124677e99dec2fe59f46ea7e4b76927c47
CRC32 425ca026
Example file location ---