troubleshooting Question & Brother BPAC SDK does not work

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I've been using an application to print labels from through the Brother BPAC SDK for several month now, and it's been working excellent.

Today, the customer wanted to run the application on another machine aswell, so I installed the Brother Label Writer, the Brother BPAC SDK and Visual Studio (for debugging).

The problem is that the application generates an error message when I try to declare a Document class.

I though there were something wrong with my code, but when I tried to run the sample from Brother, I got the same message.

The code that gives me the error is the following:
Dim doc as bpac.DocumentClass = New bpac.DocumentClass

The error message I get is (I tried to translate from Norwegian, but I'm a bit rusty on the terminology):

Cannot get COM class fabric for the component with CLSID {epic long number} because of the following reason: 80040154

Any ide why this works on one machine, but not the other?

Both machines are running Win7x64 with the same printer, the same SDK, and Visual Studio installed.
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