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

From: Björn Comhaire (bjorn_at__noSpam_fertipro.com)
Date: 07/20/04


Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 16:08:45 +0200

Well I tried both, running it with the full version and running it with the
runtime version which I installed separately in a different directory.
AC2000 in both cases.

Björn

"Newbie" <noidea@nospam.com> schreef in bericht
news:uhE63MlbEHA.3944@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
> Which version of access runs when the app is opened?
> I believe, but could be wrong, that you have to tell it explicitly which
> version to use otherwise the full version will open.
>
>
> "Björn Comhaire" <bjorn@_noSpam_fertipro.com> wrote in message
> news:40fcf76c$0$32184$ba620e4c@news.skynet.be...
> > Hi,
> >
> > Yes the program was installed using the Access2000 developer edition
> > installer + runtime (which I had to install manually since AC2000 was on
> the
> > PC already.
> > The main problem is that the error message doesn't specify which OCX
> wasn't
> > installed correctly. Hence my reinstalling of the scripting libraries...
> >
> > Björn
> >
> >
> > "Newbie" <noidea@nospam.com> schreef in bericht
> > news:Omftj1jbEHA.556@tk2msftngp13.phx.gbl...
> > > 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
> > > news:40fcd2c2$0$6415$ba620e4c@news.skynet.be...
> > > > 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
> > > >
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