Download WinCal.admx to Fix Errors

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

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

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

File info

General information
Filename WinCal.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 1768
Oldest file 2006-11-02
MIME type application/xml
WinCal.admx

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

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

WinCal.admx

Error

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

OK

Problems related to WinCal.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 WinCal.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.

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

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

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

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

If the steps did not solve your WinCal.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 WinCal.admx
System Windows 10
File size 1768 bytes
Date 2012-06-02
File details
MD5 bede56a7aef6b3db49ab7d2eb3f2870a
SHA1 bc18289b953a8ac6c0c8e519f72e6adee933ff98
SHA256 1fc29fc668043aa03ffeb2d61868d3369479c3cef2c4725d162cf5344dcbdcfa
CRC32 6d36400e
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\
Filename WinCal.admx
System Windows Vista
File size 1763 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 d5c81aaa32134b3838a11c5e40113006
SHA1 54990e362bba8d8212d49104abba95a9b26a4e41
SHA256 5354e118f5afa4c797e7f50d8972d1742afa60f0356f983c284aff31c1d5379f
CRC32 886c2206
Example file location C:\Windows\PolicyDefinitions\
Filename WinCal.admx
System Windows 8.1
File size 1768 bytes
Date 2012-06-02
File details
MD5 bede56a7aef6b3db49ab7d2eb3f2870a
SHA1 bc18289b953a8ac6c0c8e519f72e6adee933ff98
SHA256 1fc29fc668043aa03ffeb2d61868d3369479c3cef2c4725d162cf5344dcbdcfa
CRC32 6d36400e
Example file location ---
Filename WinCal.admx
System Windows 8
File size 1768 bytes
Date 2012-06-02
File details
MD5 bede56a7aef6b3db49ab7d2eb3f2870a
SHA1 bc18289b953a8ac6c0c8e519f72e6adee933ff98
SHA256 1fc29fc668043aa03ffeb2d61868d3369479c3cef2c4725d162cf5344dcbdcfa
CRC32 6d36400e
Example file location ---
Filename WinCal.admx
System Windows 7
File size 1768 bytes
Date 2012-06-02
File details
MD5 bede56a7aef6b3db49ab7d2eb3f2870a
SHA1 bc18289b953a8ac6c0c8e519f72e6adee933ff98
SHA256 1fc29fc668043aa03ffeb2d61868d3369479c3cef2c4725d162cf5344dcbdcfa
CRC32 6d36400e
Example file location ---