Download and Fix web.config.comments

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

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

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

File info

General information
Filename web.config.comments
File extension COMMENTS
Type Data
Description Unknown Apple II
Software
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
Details
File size 69520
Oldest file 2009-04-11
MIME type application/xml
web.config.comments

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

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

web.config.comments

Error

Application could not be started because web.config.comments file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.

OK

Problems related to web.config.comments 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 web.config.comments 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.

web.config.comments 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 web.config.comments 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 web.config.comments 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 web.config.comments 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 web.config.comments file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the web.config.comments 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 web.config.comments 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 web.config.comments 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 web.config.comments file

The last solution is to manually download and replace web.config.comments 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 web.config.comments file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\Config\
  • Windows 7: ---
  • Windows 8.1: ---
  • Windows 8: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your web.config.comments 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 web.config.comments
System Windows 10
File size 69520 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a0bc6d8153132cc3feabb0a0fb54192e
SHA1 3f048bca4b6faf539e90385ae83882b60dbc120c
SHA256 16a5a3527af8caf51cc6c340632c039af131ad21686557424136e3605de64bb1
CRC32 890a60f6
Example file location C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\Config\
Filename web.config.comments
System Windows 7
File size 57738 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 1a0ee358341de6c0d19fe8d3962856d4
SHA1 36f7b69057e6530893e597fef22539bf2cba7bc8
SHA256 d85376a47f7ce07c665fbbeaaed1b387b343b949c149e8520441ceff9a6f48d5
CRC32 8d8f3ba1
Example file location ---
Filename web.config.comments
System Windows 8.1
File size 69520 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a0bc6d8153132cc3feabb0a0fb54192e
SHA1 3f048bca4b6faf539e90385ae83882b60dbc120c
SHA256 16a5a3527af8caf51cc6c340632c039af131ad21686557424136e3605de64bb1
CRC32 890a60f6
Example file location ---
Filename web.config.comments
System Windows 8
File size 69520 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a0bc6d8153132cc3feabb0a0fb54192e
SHA1 3f048bca4b6faf539e90385ae83882b60dbc120c
SHA256 16a5a3527af8caf51cc6c340632c039af131ad21686557424136e3605de64bb1
CRC32 890a60f6
Example file location ---
Filename web.config.comments
System Windows Vista
File size 57738 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 1a0ee358341de6c0d19fe8d3962856d4
SHA1 36f7b69057e6530893e597fef22539bf2cba7bc8
SHA256 d85376a47f7ce07c665fbbeaaed1b387b343b949c149e8520441ceff9a6f48d5
CRC32 8d8f3ba1
Example file location ---