AdmTmpl.dll Informations - Download and Fix

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

AdmTmpl.dll file Administrative Templates Extension. The file was developed by for use with software. Here you will find detailed information about the file and instructions how to proceed in the event of AdmTmpl.dll related errors on your device. You can also download AdmTmpl.dll file compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 7 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 7

File info

General information
Filename AdmTmpl.dll
File extension DLL
Description Administrative Templates Extension
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Executable application
System Windows NT 32-bit
Copyrights © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)

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

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



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


Problems related to AdmTmpl.dll 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 AdmTmpl.dll 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.

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

The last solution is to manually download and replace AdmTmpl.dll 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 AdmTmpl.dll file.

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

  • Windows 10: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8.1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 8: 1: C:\Windows\System32\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
  • Windows 7: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\

If the steps did not solve your AdmTmpl.dll 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 AdmTmpl.dll
System Windows 10
File size 448000 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 9689db07aca8f04308a2e8a250e975da
SHA1 6f294d96fc296fe7d506bd6f5446764483ad8004
SHA256 ffe91e069d02efa04de8602add3ce97dfe2c9499e0e521213b685c04a97ec198
CRC32 82b2e5e1
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename AdmTmpl.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 464384 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 d7a450f0a0a853e166244e7d3fa6deea
SHA1 67ba1c6516ce70ccc7ab23df9f0ef6c15ff93b48
SHA256 c9615a6a8016d7147d5094c1b56c99c37077570c3a75cbecb8427683ee03f353
CRC32 753c6567
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename AdmTmpl.dll
System Windows 8
File size 446464 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 21738dd720334fa6c042afc42ce92653
SHA1 1771d234b6379b83fd3d039bf715b4b558b2af1f
SHA256 873651dfb76c06020e230384dd1f298234fdc37862f9986998c539bd3a116f3e
CRC32 dd0068e2
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename AdmTmpl.dll
System Windows 7
File size 438272 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 5862a867bb6228d427cb784f610662f7
SHA1 c96bd61a35e96fb7f0f315c6fc45776289b3c74e
SHA256 f2ebaebbca8e338d44d0c9c9c47b33e58adee243c7e661d554655fb871263078
CRC32 22b6d799
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename AdmTmpl.dll
System Windows 7
File size 577024 bytes
Date 2010-11-21
File details
MD5 c0eb0e804f596cc1c7283d2d7ff980e7
SHA1 ec4e34768a3cd4646643fb88c49cd52bd9697644
SHA256 a337da61c009240ff8ef4f30a81ad3011473fca3d21a4d17748f66031dfbb7b7
CRC32 08fc22e0
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\