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

auditpolmsg.dll file Audit Policy MMC SnapIn Messages. 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 auditpolmsg.dll related errors on your device. You can also download auditpolmsg.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 auditpolmsg.dll
File extension DLL
Description Audit Policy MMC SnapIn Messages
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.)

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

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



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


Problems related to auditpolmsg.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 auditpolmsg.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.

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

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

Go to the folder where the file should be located and paste the downloaded file. Below is the list of auditpolmsg.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 auditpolmsg.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 auditpolmsg.dll
System Windows 10
File size 95744 bytes
Date 2017-03-18
File details
MD5 5284fba7cffb617be3bcf88f8a02a9eb
SHA1 4bcd8ad58cc0052ca3a93af5b80cce2f4286f6d8
SHA256 bc8a8f56570fcf85869ccdbc825385f21a2f71ded70b930bec3078dfb5ac23c1
CRC32 a75dd5e0
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename auditpolmsg.dll
System Windows 8.1
File size 95232 bytes
Date 2014-11-21
File details
MD5 0bb70b42a5da5508c0ba269650526900
SHA1 e7d56a27eefd3f9121d8fdfe17c5632ade8fb991
SHA256 05c42432a9c505e6f8f3e5e8b318e188c401f551daf52df8d7ffd8a5e7d4f2c5
CRC32 1547cf43
Example file location C:\Windows\System32\
Filename auditpolmsg.dll
System Windows 8
File size 95232 bytes
Date 2012-07-26
File details
MD5 f03a83683700029e5551d668e7e81b1c
SHA1 a9ea6a41d83f40b73e1a44010ab75bad559f6b31
SHA256 0ba7b80978af3ec67d44eb71c7af37088d8c7c278ced9c7a715db4ee5fc35222
CRC32 279fd932
Example file location 1: C:\Windows\System32\
Filename auditpolmsg.dll
System Windows 7
File size 95232 bytes
Date -0001-11-30
File details
MD5 28f53390a15648ffd403cc4c65a90b27
SHA1 767db66eb9a22be938ac715278c2fa9939113919
SHA256 f628f9051a9dc767efdad55d3461f879f23be8de86a3ce12be93388ebc02d070
CRC32 57bd1c91
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\
Filename auditpolmsg.dll
System Windows 7
File size 95232 bytes
Date 2009-07-14
File details
MD5 4a76b0dc75bd505bcf53a6f9145215a3
SHA1 60af6082e40da33bb0c6361a7c66994ae3e142f1
SHA256 e919dc34afb3fe0ae8fcb5356e26b2a500ef2327decbda745477f7dbe17833e0
CRC32 698a9644
Example file location C:\Windows\SysWOW64\