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

PreviousVersions.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 PreviousVersions.adml related errors on your device. You can also download PreviousVersions.adml file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows 8.1, Windows 8 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows 8.1, Windows 8

File info

General information
Filename PreviousVersions.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 5301
Oldest file 2006-11-02
MIME type application/xml
PreviousVersions.adml

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

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

PreviousVersions.adml

Error

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

OK

Problems related to PreviousVersions.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 PreviousVersions.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.

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

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

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

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

If the steps did not solve your PreviousVersions.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 PreviousVersions.adml
System Windows 10
File size 5301 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 4dae700a902336a7acd9315f2dcb6f00
SHA1 b472c8447e223252b2b43403d60468b62c3ffe2c
SHA256 dc5a3de3d24654b83d269b2a74148b777261995a56abad7943616bba648a28ae
CRC32 270cbf4f
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename PreviousVersions.adml
System Windows 7
File size 5261 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 5d01530a242557e57c264231ff1cf91b
SHA1 72ac7267a7044b960890746247ef2f7eb20cf78b
SHA256 b42a4e1c0b9653f73118389df6d8b438bdf63f7d9b440cd7782b1754d0e21ded
CRC32 1f8c7e16
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename PreviousVersions.adml
System Windows Vista
File size 5284 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 03576b379ac8db80a7542b3901a3dcd7
SHA1 ed4edd4a870cb68501d6f7f5acf06a0ecf58d872
SHA256 1d864f7cc8424414eaadbcab39f090dc6b88b514a5e0ba49354ada1608683369
CRC32 611d32ad
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename PreviousVersions.adml
System Windows 8.1
File size 5301 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 4dae700a902336a7acd9315f2dcb6f00
SHA1 b472c8447e223252b2b43403d60468b62c3ffe2c
SHA256 dc5a3de3d24654b83d269b2a74148b777261995a56abad7943616bba648a28ae
CRC32 270cbf4f
Example file location ---
Filename PreviousVersions.adml
System Windows 8
File size 5301 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 4dae700a902336a7acd9315f2dcb6f00
SHA1 b472c8447e223252b2b43403d60468b62c3ffe2c
SHA256 dc5a3de3d24654b83d269b2a74148b777261995a56abad7943616bba648a28ae
CRC32 270cbf4f
Example file location ---