Solved com class factory error

Posted on 2006-05-17
Last Modified: 2010-08-05
I have encontered some issues while running my console application

Retrieving the com class factory with CLSID {000245000-0000-000--...)failed due to the following error

Pls advice

Question by:nyee84
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    Expert Comment

    are you working in a 64 bit environment ?


    Author Comment

    64- bit environment??????
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    Accepted Solution

    this error message is generally associated with 64 bit version of the 2003 or XP pro,
    if it is the case you can fix it by setting your compiler settings to "x86" rather than "any cpu"

    hope this helps


    Author Comment

    Hi Wildcards, Thanks for the input ..

    System  is ruuning with windows 2000 server.

    Author Comment

    When i try to change in project properties -Build-Platform--

    Platform option is disabled in my workstation, how to enable it?? Pls help

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