Fix SystemRestore.adml Errors

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

SystemRestore.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 SystemRestore.adml related errors on your device. You can also download SystemRestore.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.

File info

General information
Filename SystemRestore.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 2647
Oldest file 2006-11-02
MIME type application/xml
SystemRestore.adml

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

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

SystemRestore.adml

Error

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

OK

Problems related to SystemRestore.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 SystemRestore.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of SystemRestore.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 SystemRestore.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 SystemRestore.adml
System Windows 10
File size 2647 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 f0306b958ec9daf0c4e5d2ba8355a02e
SHA1 970411b4074bb88cdc75e6ca63d83b51fd6220e3
SHA256 79b2c3ca033b5ccecb7d24032ffbf7a718ec34baf4c8ba66e862917337b9fbb5
CRC32 d482ae8d
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename SystemRestore.adml
System Windows 7
File size 2511 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 e8b0090dd156cd1f2c3c9c0ed2bf9229
SHA1 f2928ca165a048bf6b3d1feb45974c06b81725aa
SHA256 4ca2eaacafd4bb0bf5964d156c7c8fb85b9191259c2e1fd99e40647b9a8ccf11
CRC32 a141c278
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename SystemRestore.adml
System Windows Vista
File size 3277 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 77caba9461d867a711726d3ebf1636e5
SHA1 9d7968f268498d8e06e71419241d50bdcd4db479
SHA256 ded1d661c8a8b5f005bffc09ef90c64eaaa0187dd0834b244dbfdb08b1d24802
CRC32 7dd2a6e8
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename SystemRestore.adml
System Windows 8.1
File size 2647 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 f0306b958ec9daf0c4e5d2ba8355a02e
SHA1 970411b4074bb88cdc75e6ca63d83b51fd6220e3
SHA256 79b2c3ca033b5ccecb7d24032ffbf7a718ec34baf4c8ba66e862917337b9fbb5
CRC32 d482ae8d
Example file location ---
Filename SystemRestore.adml
System Windows 8
File size 2647 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 f0306b958ec9daf0c4e5d2ba8355a02e
SHA1 970411b4074bb88cdc75e6ca63d83b51fd6220e3
SHA256 79b2c3ca033b5ccecb7d24032ffbf7a718ec34baf4c8ba66e862917337b9fbb5
CRC32 d482ae8d
Example file location ---