VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer - How to Fix? Download Now

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

VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer file Internet Security Certificate. The file was developed by Microsoft for use with Office software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer related errors on your device. You can also download VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer
File extension CER
Type Internet Web
Description Internet Security Certificate
Software
Program Office 2010
Software Office
Author Microsoft
Software version 2010
Details
File size 907
Oldest file 2017-05-10
Latest file 2017-05-10
Fix File Errors

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

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

VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer

Error

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

OK

Problems related to VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer 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 VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer 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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer 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 VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office15\Groove\Certificates\Verisign\Components\
  • Windows 8: ---
  • Windows 7: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer 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 VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer
System Windows 10
File size 907 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 a7b0c62a69665f7e2766019a7c2ff624
SHA1 fba4a88a3dda97e0f2fd2cbd401b2d981ef0845a
SHA256 3c380475b4ca25db760f4be99fc1d3dc4061cd8ee0f12594464f3eb94bee8757
CRC32 579c481d
Example file location C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office15\Groove\Certificates\Verisign\Components\
Filename VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer
System Windows 8
File size 907 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 a7b0c62a69665f7e2766019a7c2ff624
SHA1 fba4a88a3dda97e0f2fd2cbd401b2d981ef0845a
SHA256 3c380475b4ca25db760f4be99fc1d3dc4061cd8ee0f12594464f3eb94bee8757
CRC32 579c481d
Example file location ---
Filename VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer
System Windows 7
File size 907 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 a7b0c62a69665f7e2766019a7c2ff624
SHA1 fba4a88a3dda97e0f2fd2cbd401b2d981ef0845a
SHA256 3c380475b4ca25db760f4be99fc1d3dc4061cd8ee0f12594464f3eb94bee8757
CRC32 579c481d
Example file location ---
Filename VS_ComponentSigningIntermediate.cer
System Windows Vista
File size 907 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 a7b0c62a69665f7e2766019a7c2ff624
SHA1 fba4a88a3dda97e0f2fd2cbd401b2d981ef0845a
SHA256 3c380475b4ca25db760f4be99fc1d3dc4061cd8ee0f12594464f3eb94bee8757
CRC32 579c481d
Example file location ---