debugging vb dll w2k

Posted on 2000-05-15
Last Modified: 2010-05-02
I'm trying to debug a vb dll with W2K.  With NT 4 I was able to step into the vb code without a problem but with W2K I get a permissions error.  I've tried to edit the permissions of the default COM+ user but it didn't work.  Does anyone know how to set up W2K for debugging vb dll's?  Note: Upgrading to W2K does't affect the permissions, its only fresh installs that seem to have the problem.


Question by:shebib
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2

Accepted Solution

ofirg earned 150 total points
ID: 2811069
did u remember to install SP3/4?

Author Comment

ID: 2817181
This solution worked for the first day but not it doesn't work anymore for some reason.  I haven't changed any settings in vb just logged out of NT and back in again.  I tried reinstalling the sp3 for vs6 but it didn't work.  I get the exact same error: Server.CreateObject failed while checking permissions.  Do you have any ideas at all??



Author Comment

ID: 2817440
I figured out what I had to do.  I had to open the dcom configuration, (run dcomcnfg) and then go to the Default Properties Tab and change the Default Authentication from Connect to None.  This made the difference.

Thanks for your help,


Expert Comment

ID: 2817801
thanks man
Joy and Happiness

Featured Post

On Demand Webinar: Networking for the Cloud Era

Did you know SD-WANs can improve network connectivity? Check out this webinar to learn how an SD-WAN simplified, one-click tool can help you migrate and manage data in the cloud.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Have you ever wanted to restrict the users input in a textbox to numbers, and while doing that make sure that they can't 'cheat' by pasting in non-numeric text? Of course you can do that with code you write yourself but it's tedious and error-prone …
Enums (shorthand for ‘enumerations’) are not often used by programmers but they can be quite valuable when they are.  What are they? An Enum is just a type of variable like a string or an Integer, but in this case one that you create that contains…
Get people started with the utilization of class modules. Class modules can be a powerful tool in Microsoft Access. They allow you to create self-contained objects that encapsulate functionality. They can easily hide the complexity of a process from…
Show developers how to use a criteria form to limit the data that appears on an Access report. It is a common requirement that users can specify the criteria for a report at runtime. The easiest way to accomplish this is using a criteria form that a…

688 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question