Fix cversions.3.db Errors

Sometimes Windows system displays error messages regarding corrupted or missing cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db file can therefore effect in failed execution of the started process.

cversions.3.db file Mobile Device Database. 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 cversions.3.db related errors on your device. You can also download cversions.3.db file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 8.1 devices which will (most probably) allow you to solve the problem.

For Windows Compatible with: Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 10, Windows 8.1

File info

General information
Filename cversions.3.db
File extension DB
Type Database
Description Mobile Device Database
Software
Program Windows 10
Software Windows
Author Microsoft
Software version 10
Details
File size 16384
Oldest file 2017-04-24
Latest file 2017-04-24
cversions.3.db

There are various types of errors related to cversions.3.db file. cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db file. If you encounter one listed below (or similar), please consider the following suggestions.

  • cversions.3.db is corrupted
  • cversions.3.db cannot be located
  • Runtime Error - cversions.3.db
  • cversions.3.db file error
  • cversions.3.db file cannot be loaded. Module was not found
  • cannot register cversions.3.db file:
  • cversions.3.db file could not be loaded
  • cversions.3.db file doesn't exist

cversions.3.db

Error

Application could not be started because cversions.3.db file is missing. Reinstall the application to solve the problem.

OK

Problems related to cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db 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.

cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db file. After an error related to%fileextension% file has been discovered, the program attempts to automatically replace the cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db file

The last solution is to manually download and replace cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db file.

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of cversions.3.db file example directory paths.

  • Windows 10: C:\Users\defaultuser0\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Caches\
  • Windows 10: C:\Users\defaultuser0\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Caches\
  • Windows 10: C:\Users\defaultuser0\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Caches\
  • Windows 8.1: ---

If the steps did not solve your cversions.3.db 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 cversions.3.db
System Windows 10
File size 16384 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 210edf68011d7027e0a54955f24796e4
SHA1 34a4aa16b69fdd8ca9facf4839f288d5d2f911d0
SHA256 456ee2e20633690313f96eadcdc4779a3e5510f65238cebae466b77725ec6a52
CRC32 ddd6b6b0
Example file location C:\Users\defaultuser0\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Caches\
Filename cversions.3.db
System Windows 10
File size 16384 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 751531caccbd1f085a24b7a108d8d6f2
SHA1 0c4c9ea8ffb11e27efb307254cf0d600cc8cb92a
SHA256 4ef1a72e0e1d3aee9955bfacb4e32638444d5fac4df7f00a09b98fabe0934306
CRC32 b6463578
Example file location C:\Users\defaultuser0\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Caches\
Filename cversions.3.db
System Windows 10
File size 16384 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 a5635534e3ff20381a7590a7a6016442
SHA1 280f2ee3273ff6c495e96580deae0c6d46366682
SHA256 8609d4033925edacd9f8006dd0be70b236d6775be89cb4efe8ef9e1eae918df3
CRC32 cfd6a320
Example file location C:\Users\defaultuser0\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Caches\
Filename cversions.3.db
System Windows 8.1
File size 16384 bytes
Date 2017-04-24
File details
MD5 8d7571564ab3ed4e79a577fbb08cdc0e
SHA1 a5222849fda053f31ed5b26d90b09bc5ef98d2ad
SHA256 6b4f0b9a1cae97c1e5c355bffbe77b76ce6a65564dfb819f57285d6604f4137f
CRC32 48b97dbd
Example file location ---