Aspnet.config - How to Fix? Download Now

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

Aspnet.config file Configuration. 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 Aspnet.config related errors on your device. You can also download Aspnet.config 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 Aspnet.config
File extension CONFIG
Type Developer
Description Configuration
Software
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
Details
File size 437
Oldest file 2006-09-18
Latest file 2017-03-18
Aspnet.config

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

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

Aspnet.config

Error

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

OK

Problems related to Aspnet.config 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 Aspnet.config 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.

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

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

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework64\v2.0.50727\
  • Windows 8.1: ---
  • Windows 8: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your Aspnet.config 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 Aspnet.config
System Windows 10
File size 437 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 b08cbcd4ba60c8ef3322d2e3afc16c5a
SHA1 fed42e2bc946e03e3d7935716ff94d8fcc7ced58
SHA256 21a05ddb1cb19006defa605fea9cde757d9d581f1d13fb139b0bde79f7f15e55
CRC32 dae3d45c
Example file location C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\
Filename Aspnet.config
System Windows 7
File size 323 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 af68ebd75cd9dd1092a322a990a5b4d8
SHA1 3e011d3ec1867f7a9a3c85ca79f47814ccbdefb8
SHA256 b56814f89e7aff5d0ddb72605bd847fe6c2181ff159473724e9ee174e1799c13
CRC32 e266c275
Example file location C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework64\v2.0.50727\
Filename Aspnet.config
System Windows 8.1
File size 437 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 b08cbcd4ba60c8ef3322d2e3afc16c5a
SHA1 fed42e2bc946e03e3d7935716ff94d8fcc7ced58
SHA256 21a05ddb1cb19006defa605fea9cde757d9d581f1d13fb139b0bde79f7f15e55
CRC32 dae3d45c
Example file location ---
Filename Aspnet.config
System Windows 8
File size 437 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 b08cbcd4ba60c8ef3322d2e3afc16c5a
SHA1 fed42e2bc946e03e3d7935716ff94d8fcc7ced58
SHA256 21a05ddb1cb19006defa605fea9cde757d9d581f1d13fb139b0bde79f7f15e55
CRC32 dae3d45c
Example file location ---
Filename Aspnet.config
System Windows Vista
File size 323 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 af68ebd75cd9dd1092a322a990a5b4d8
SHA1 3e011d3ec1867f7a9a3c85ca79f47814ccbdefb8
SHA256 b56814f89e7aff5d0ddb72605bd847fe6c2181ff159473724e9ee174e1799c13
CRC32 e266c275
Example file location ---