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"external component has thrown an exception"

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I had a windows application written in Visual Studio 2005 using vb.net to read data from AS400 and write it to txt file using IBMDA400 as provider in the connection string. i had all my computers (2000 and XP) in the same network are using this program works fine except 1 XP machine throws me an exception "external component has thrown an exception" when i connect to AS400.

i had alredy tried to reinstall the "client access" with all the options selected.
updated the lastest .net framework (1.1,2.0,3.5,4)


Please help
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Question by:Yukiwase
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by:bright12
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Is that PC equal to the other PC's? Like software and hardware?

Can you also provide a screendump of the error?
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Gary Patterson earned 500 total points
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After reinstalling client access did you apply the latest ca service pack for your release?

http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/i/software/access/windows/casp.html

Gary Patterson

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by:Yukiwase
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i had already uninstalled the previous client access and reintall it then apply the service pack SI30707 to the machine, i also try to install sp3 on XP today. still no luck.

here is the screen shot of the error message.
Once i click the button to get data from AS400, it will pop up this error
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by:Gary Patterson
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Post the stack trace, please.
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by:Yukiwase
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thanks for all the helps,

i reloaded the OS and its all set

thanks
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