Troubleshoot AuditPolicyGPInterop.dll Errors and Download File

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

AuditPolicyGPInterop.dll file Audit Policy GP Module. 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 AuditPolicyGPInterop.dll related errors on your device. You can also download AuditPolicyGPInterop.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 AuditPolicyGPInterop.dll
File extension DLL
Description Audit Policy GP Module
Program Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
Author Microsoft Corporation
MIME type application/octet-stream
File type Dynamic link library
System Windows NT 32-bit
Copyrights © Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Character set Unicode
Language cod English (U.S.)
Fix File Errors

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

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



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


Problems related to AuditPolicyGPInterop.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 AuditPolicyGPInterop.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of AuditPolicyGPInterop.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 AuditPolicyGPInterop.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 AuditPolicyGPInterop.dll
System Windows 10
File size 56832 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 aa4e93aa18fc6093a28fc4c7ee414b9d
SHA1 938774c1aad2f8bac50c0db8e1604cd24bda4778
SHA256 ca8f37a343c48e86159208967315c1e7502f69069273100f82a0d95d54246e21
CRC32 a344ebcb
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename AuditPolicyGPInterop.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 57856 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 7fee3c82ba7ecc7ad9fdab995019eb83
SHA1 8c23ca200a88acc88c6fc1e7a06dcd0df95ec69b
SHA256 b6943592d1b4eae50f374ccd87de8aa288be685e45c08d612ac6db4e9cd9b83a
CRC32 7adc876c
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename AuditPolicyGPInterop.dll
System Windows 8
File size 55808 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 821e4c6ebd1682edb43c7dc171f36ebc
SHA1 4cba779b54beb649fe088e59a5518007e46d581b
SHA256 0768151966643cbaafccffa65f31fd3c9bcc154446e3a166d1fde83353f080ec
CRC32 172d7417
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename AuditPolicyGPInterop.dll
System Windows 7
File size 55296 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 4510ced427f75f0f768b66f86c3a8515
SHA1 65005ff3633979ac253950728fe935f6a7fd6e74
SHA256 7b9ef9c4fe5abddec04931d5b7a76e12d37eaa4aa213632114cf8d29d39b5948
CRC32 41f51a43
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename AuditPolicyGPInterop.dll
System Windows 7
File size 75264 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 954b8026d61f61942502a898ca662805
SHA1 76afc29872490e0d721da15d2f1c99a7acbc71c2
SHA256 2b1ecde4cc25aa391c37576e7d063af948eab7a14f065e4273589046160d4711
CRC32 b941e7c9
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\