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I am trying to install a program on a new PC and during the install process, I receive the error that it could not register the EXPSRV.DLL.  I then try to register it myself and receive the following error:

expsrv.dll was loaded, but the DllRegisterSever entry point was not found.

Without this I am receiving the error message when trying to receive a .dbf file Cannot find installable ISAM.

Can anyone tell me what I need to intall to allow the Dll's to be registered?
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by:paulstamp
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The main reason that expsrv.dll could not be registered is that it does not need registering.

The error regarding the installable ISAM must be related to some other DLL
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by:Éric Moreau
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Install SP3 of VB on your development PC and rebuild your CAB file. This will correct this error and a couple more!
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by:paulstamp
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Just a note of caution on SP3 of VB - if you're involved in any form of web development - back up MSWCRUN.DLL before installing and then re-instate this version - SP3 ships with a version that is buggy and Microsoft recommend rollingback to the original version.
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by:mdoss70
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Where do I get the sp3, can I download it?
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by:Tom001
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We have has a similar problem month ago, I know there is a Q article about this but can't find the number.

What I remember is

1.) The DLL was not written for the OS you use
2.) There is no need to register this DLL

In your case I guess that option 1.) is your problem. Check with the manufacturer of the software if i is written for your OS. (Note: Not all programms running Win9.x are fully compatible with NT or 2K).
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emoreau is the one who answered the question, not tom001.
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