Fix OMSSMS.CFG Errors

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

OMSSMS.CFG file Configuration. 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 OMSSMS.CFG related errors on your device. You can also download OMSSMS.CFG file compatible with Windows 10, Windows Vista, 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, Windows 7

File info

General information
Filename OMSSMS.CFG
File extension CFG
Type Developer
Description Configuration
Software
Program Office 2010
Software Office
Author Microsoft
Software version 2010
Details
File size 603
Oldest file 2017-05-10
Latest file 2017-05-10
OMSSMS.CFG

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

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

OMSSMS.CFG

Error

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

OK

Problems related to OMSSMS.CFG 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 OMSSMS.CFG 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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace OMSSMS.CFG 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 OMSSMS.CFG file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office15\FORMS\1033\
  • Windows Vista: ---
  • Windows 8: ---
  • Windows 7: ---

If the steps did not solve your OMSSMS.CFG 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 OMSSMS.CFG
System Windows 10
File size 603 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 95eda95af2a7bce0c20591704b47c086
SHA1 83e15afe0863a25f721c73fefcbec0fdf8bd1422
SHA256 cb4af622a654b0ee2595f67d012cb04986ebe2761f0080cff810d0b34202fcb9
CRC32 8c41441e
Example file location C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office15\FORMS\1033\
Filename OMSSMS.CFG
System Windows Vista
File size 543 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 8548214c6d4c410c27f4e7ec29beb537
SHA1 2652acafedc580ad3c28cc3e33cab543a199058f
SHA256 ccabefa0d2c59554294414b7596aad48ebec1f75f0b678a0c9dd7798851bce50
CRC32 01b4f7c7
Example file location ---
Filename OMSSMS.CFG
System Windows 8
File size 603 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 95eda95af2a7bce0c20591704b47c086
SHA1 83e15afe0863a25f721c73fefcbec0fdf8bd1422
SHA256 cb4af622a654b0ee2595f67d012cb04986ebe2761f0080cff810d0b34202fcb9
CRC32 8c41441e
Example file location ---
Filename OMSSMS.CFG
System Windows 7
File size 603 bytes
Date 2017-05-10
File details
MD5 95eda95af2a7bce0c20591704b47c086
SHA1 83e15afe0863a25f721c73fefcbec0fdf8bd1422
SHA256 cb4af622a654b0ee2595f67d012cb04986ebe2761f0080cff810d0b34202fcb9
CRC32 8c41441e
Example file location ---