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OLE/COM Object Viewer Throws Error - Windows Media Player - Windows Vista

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Trying to access Windows Media Player Control in Windows Vista Buisness.
Using the OLE/COM Object viewer, I open Controls key and try to open Windows Media Player and I get this error:


CoGetClassObject failed.
The specified module could not be found
severity: SEVERITY_ERROR: FACILITY_WIN32 ($8007007E)


Anybody know why? How to fix/repair it?
 

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So in trying to solve this, I Wrote a script to put Windows Media Player in a GUI. (WMPlayer.OCX)
Works in XP fails in Vista.
Looking at the Autoit helpfile I decided to add the Com Error Handling function shown.

I get this result in WIndows Vista:

We intercepted a COM Error !
Number is: 80040154
WinDescription is: Class not registered

Anybody know how to register the class?
 

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#3 ·  Posted (edited)

I had to register wmp.dll

regsvr32 wmp.dll

Problem appears to be solved.

Edited by AndrewG

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you can use this:


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#5 ·  Posted (edited)

you can use this:

 

Thanks mLipok.

Edited by AndrewG

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