Re: AC2002: Error 429 on XP SP1 - never happened on other installs !

From: Newbie (noidea_at_nospam.com)
Date: 07/20/04


Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 10:38:59 +0100

Was it installed using an installation program?

Is the activex control that it is referring to available on the XP machine?

"Björn Comhaire" <bjorn@_noSpam_fertipro.com> wrote in message
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> Hi,
>
> I have created a commercial application in Access 2000 some 4-5 years ago.
I
> installed the system with about 15 clients and never had any problems.
>
> Now one of my clients tried to install the package on a new WinXP SP1
> computer (with MS OF2000 on it) and as soon as they start up the
application
> they get a runtime error 429 (ActiveX).
> The first thing I do when the program is run is check to see if the
program
> is properly registered and this is done using a text file file with the
> registration info scrambled inside it. the textfile is opened using
> "Scripting.FileSystemObjectobject" (fso). Since I thought that this might
be
> the cause of the problem I installed the scripting engine separately on
this
> PC, but no joy.
>
> The version of my program they have was compiled on a Win98 computer at
the
> time, could this be the cause of the troubles ? I have the software
running
> on some other WinXP computers without problems (well not problems that
> couldn't be solved easily).
>
> Thx for the help,
> Björn
>
>
>
>