Runtime error when installing CR9.0 viewing VB application with all recommended merge modules
Posted on 2004-04-21
I have an application written in Visual Basic 6.0 that views reports using the Crystral Reports Viewer 9.0. The installer I am using is Wise for Windows Installer 4.0. I am using Crystal Reports 9.0 Developer edition.
I have downloaded the file cr9rdcmergemodules.zip which contains the merge modules that are required required for deploying Crystal Reports 9 applications using the Report Designer Component, and have included them in the merge modules section of the Wise for Windows installer. I have included the module licenses.msm, and entered the License Key of my Developers Edition Crystal Reports 9.0 (and yes, I have correctly entered the key).
When I install the application onto my test machine, with freshly installed Windows 2000 pro SP4, it starts fine, but when I try to run a report I get a "Run-time error '429': ActiveX component can't create object".
I don't understand why I am getting this error as I have included all the files as recommended in the readme text of cr9rdcmergemodules.zip. Can anyone help me?