'COMDLG32.OCX'

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Heya

I have done as the people in this posting have suggested....... yet still get the error ~ "Component 'COMDLG32.OCX' or one of its dependencies is not correctly registered: a file is missing or invalid" ~ can anyone please tell me what Comment from
"zachar  05/01/2000 03:52AM PST  
"It is not enougth only to copy this file, you need also to register it. Use regsvr32 %path%\comdlg32.ocx" means

where do i regester it??
please help :O(
P.S I don't understand the points thing either.. lol



Hi DannonZ,

It's a Windows Media Player ActiveX control OCX and comes with WMPlayer.

I've got a copy here for Win98, but I think you could also download it from here:
(For complete Windows Media Player)
http://www.microsoft.com/windows/mediaplayer/en/download/Win32IE4x86.asp

or just the VB Components at:
http://download.microsoft.com/download/vba6/utility/1/win98/EN-US/VBRun60sp3.exe

As Zacher explained, you'll have to register it also, I believe the link for the VBComponents (with the executable VBRun60sp3.exe will take care of the registering part though).
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This Microsoft Knowledge Base article explains about the usage of Regsvr32.exe:

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;q249873
Q249873  Explanation of Regsvr32 Usage and Error Messages


Basically, get to a DOS prompt and type the following command line (followed by the Enter key):

regsvr32.exe comdlg32.ocx

If it worked, you should get a success message.
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You will probably need to type this command first, to change to the directory where regsvr32.exe and comdlg32.ocx are residing:

cd \windows\system
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Prinny, how about some feedback.  Have you tried the regsvr32 command, and if so, what happened?
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I think that I answered it.
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