Download PreviousVersions.admx to Fix Errors

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

PreviousVersions.admx file Windows Group Policy Language-neutral. 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.admx related errors on your device. You can also download PreviousVersions.admx 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 PreviousVersions.admx
File extension ADMX
Type System
Description Windows Group Policy Language-neutral
Software
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
Details
File size 7371
Oldest file 2006-11-02
MIME type application/xml
PreviousVersions.admx

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

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

PreviousVersions.admx

Error

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

OK

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

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

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

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

If the steps did not solve your PreviousVersions.admx 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.admx
System Windows 10
File size 7371 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 8de392483f39339823ecde9eeb7acdd6
SHA1 bb7b9fb33945b55ec3e1e3ec9811c340e57ab9cf
SHA256 7548720d38a76410ffaf28d24ff0282f325f30cd93b12dd499cc8a835fb6b82c
CRC32 698d4de9
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\
Filename PreviousVersions.admx
System Windows 8.1
File size 7294 bytes
Date 2012-06-02
File details
MD5 f70e4612b41624153386964ee1599d75
SHA1 e87cee2e5ec412c32ea32c60e931276efcbeb449
SHA256 a87ce117704ca35de95b7534d8f15440ff6196526740a3699c01153395a56650
CRC32 e3ee5a82
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\
Filename PreviousVersions.admx
System Windows 7
File size 6901 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 92d7c1fcddcf0251cfee4c63c6998aae
SHA1 d7a29e28df823cd01929572c32c6424a1e5a20d2
SHA256 6690042840824963453ecb9afc2125fa6d3240a413490d18367c7994a57dff17
CRC32 a9499d8e
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\
Filename PreviousVersions.admx
System Windows 8
File size 7294 bytes
Date 2012-06-02
File details
MD5 f70e4612b41624153386964ee1599d75
SHA1 e87cee2e5ec412c32ea32c60e931276efcbeb449
SHA256 a87ce117704ca35de95b7534d8f15440ff6196526740a3699c01153395a56650
CRC32 e3ee5a82
Example file location ---
Filename PreviousVersions.admx
System Windows Vista
File size 6901 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 92d7c1fcddcf0251cfee4c63c6998aae
SHA1 d7a29e28df823cd01929572c32c6424a1e5a20d2
SHA256 6690042840824963453ecb9afc2125fa6d3240a413490d18367c7994a57dff17
CRC32 a9499d8e
Example file location ---