Download SystemIndex.1.Crwl to Fix Errors

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

SystemIndex.1.Crwl file Windows Search Crawl Data. 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl related errors on your device. You can also download SystemIndex.1.Crwl file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

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

File info

General information
Filename SystemIndex.1.Crwl
File extension CRWL
Type Data
Description Windows Search Crawl Data
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
File size 522
Oldest file 2017-04-24
Latest file 2017-04-24

There are various types of errors related to SystemIndex.1.Crwl file. SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • SystemIndex.1.Crwl is corrupted
  • SystemIndex.1.Crwl cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - SystemIndex.1.Crwl
  • SystemIndex.1.Crwl file error
  • SystemIndex.1.Crwl file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register SystemIndex.1.Crwl file:
  • SystemIndex.1.Crwl file could not be loaded
  • SystemIndex.1.Crwl file doesn't exist



Application could not be started because SystemIndex.1.Crwl file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.


Problems related to SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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.

SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl file

The last solution is to manually download and replace SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of SystemIndex.1.Crwl file example directory paths.

  • Windows 10: C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Search\Data\Applications\Windows\GatherLogs\SystemIndex\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Search\Data\Applications\Windows\GatherLogs\SystemIndex\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Search\Data\Applications\Windows\GatherLogs\SystemIndex\
  • Windows 7: ---
  • Windows Vista: ---

If the steps did not solve your SystemIndex.1.Crwl 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 SystemIndex.1.Crwl
System Windows 10
File size 522 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 adab7367c392d171bde69f4eb8cc8d6a
SHA1 8e4ffc567131878d4219190497a1259a61f064be
SHA256 3e3c0951fe5771449a52f6fe300d54246b7ca2436e0151b039b44700d1b02d69
CRC32 8578b65e
Example file location C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Search\Data\Applications\Windows\GatherLogs\SystemIndex\
Filename SystemIndex.1.Crwl
System Windows 8.1
File size 1042 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 274e8ee9510ee5d7b87b7c5c8804f998
SHA1 5532504cb6d55fb00acc72fc0c1a01cadd6d3eb7
SHA256 509d4f1b2d3664b36d8eea7761a9eb37adc9a89b50ac779c49b785af1af8177b
CRC32 fe149850
Example file location C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Search\Data\Applications\Windows\GatherLogs\SystemIndex\
Filename SystemIndex.1.Crwl
System Windows 8
File size 418 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 190bd4d0dd6558443e486a4b502e48d4
SHA1 eef89ab84951890bc1c3a30919ac3b7a9b1344b4
SHA256 7c5823c7bb4167d9148248d6e93dab11b14a5b13f204273ff448e3a522fd5512
CRC32 0e8b4c86
Example file location 1: C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Search\Data\Applications\Windows\GatherLogs\SystemIndex\
Filename SystemIndex.1.Crwl
System Windows 7
File size 310 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 6a4d3d2dd6dcb1ad7ce39a686db897fe
SHA1 63d9dce9baa293eb100e7e9aed2263659946824f
SHA256 da4befb21ffaa024e8247d0563e43ce31ea2422d1057693e076b03476c947241
CRC32 0a3023d7
Example file location ---
Filename SystemIndex.1.Crwl
System Windows Vista
File size 586 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 3ef29576fdcaf85a9d0292b4ac518a38
SHA1 624c86ea5cc9b91ba44eda91b22286b1d2b61bd7
SHA256 1ee1936954813aef335978572a3b1a88181f7cd9363c5e6811167fbd0dbaf88c
CRC32 216417cc
Example file location ---