Automation error when starting Excel

pcservne
pcservne used Ask the Experts™
on
Windows 7 64bit.  Excel 2010 32bit.  All of a sudden I get this error when starting Excel.  I have no VBA projects that I am aware of.  Any ideas how to narrow this error down, like what is calling it or what file it is referring to?  

Run-time error '-2147024894 (80070002)':

Automation error
The system cannot find the file specified.
Comment
Watch Question

Do more with

Expert Office
EXPERT OFFICE® is a registered trademark of EXPERTS EXCHANGE®

Commented:
Your issue is discussed here. Can you have a look and tell me if any of these ideas apply or help?

https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/7c5c16d7-4029-4b6f-9a29-55a1c27718b5/error-2147024894-80070002-automation-error?forum=vbinterop
Jan Karel PieterseExcel and VBA Expert

Commented:
Have look at the options I discuss here: https://jkp-ads.com/articles/startupproblems.asp
Commented:
Reloaded Windows fresh install

Do more with

Expert Office
Submit tech questions to Ask the Experts™ at any time to receive solutions, advice, and new ideas from leading industry professionals.

Start 7-Day Free Trial