How to Repair TPM.adml? Download Now

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

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

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

File info

General information
Filename TPM.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 17941
Oldest file 2006-11-02
MIME type application/xml
TPM.adml

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

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

TPM.adml

Error

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

OK

Problems related to TPM.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 TPM.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.

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

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

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

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

If the steps did not solve your TPM.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 TPM.adml
System Windows 10
File size 17941 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 e1d6db337fa2e3de522c8cfd8798fbd7
SHA1 1b400c932ab79c6bc80a1140d4bc36365efa6dc1
SHA256 764134ee76c7aefb6a2c8e6ef53a94e770edca5c0b212856def4e5e19a934de4
CRC32 a5956328
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename TPM.adml
System Windows 8.1
File size 19376 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 62d34160550f61471f77f778aa1280ca
SHA1 2d681645f48460dba0875917cbf1d2ea0970a161
SHA256 62154d9046066523b2833a380fb4a6841ab369d4e7502d1ef8ad93462e0cce12
CRC32 5a619f73
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename TPM.adml
System Windows 7
File size 7021 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 d064d088b051619b405406bb37028665
SHA1 5bd118304f068b5f42880270b11d5fc94033aa88
SHA256 70b04fec445e3a6f409978e5f676b1a449ae36f5913ad030f3e428a46bc316c7
CRC32 30ef8e70
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\en-US\
Filename TPM.adml
System Windows 8
File size 19376 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 62d34160550f61471f77f778aa1280ca
SHA1 2d681645f48460dba0875917cbf1d2ea0970a161
SHA256 62154d9046066523b2833a380fb4a6841ab369d4e7502d1ef8ad93462e0cce12
CRC32 5a619f73
Example file location ---
Filename TPM.adml
System Windows Vista
File size 7021 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 d064d088b051619b405406bb37028665
SHA1 5bd118304f068b5f42880270b11d5fc94033aa88
SHA256 70b04fec445e3a6f409978e5f676b1a449ae36f5913ad030f3e428a46bc316c7
CRC32 30ef8e70
Example file location ---