Quick Fix : OLE control or Automation server identified by GUID-{F9043C85-F6F2-101A-A3C9-08002B2F49FB} not found

If you are working with a version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV, then most probably you might be familiar with below error message. 

This message is for C/AL Programmers:
Could not create an instance of the OLE control or Automation server identified by GUID-{F9043C85-F6F2-101A-A3C9-08002B2F49FB}.
Check that the OLE control or Automation server is correctly installed and registered.

GUID always helps to find the root cause for the issue. (Google GUID and you will get list of solutions)


In this case GUID {F9043C85-F6F2-101A-A3C9-08002B2F49FB} refers to the “Microsoft Common Dialog Control, v6.0″. 

This normally get installed and placed in below folder path : “C:WINDOWSSystem32comdlg32.ocx’ and C:WindowsSysWOW64comdlg32.ocx”

Fix:

  • Download “comdlg32.ocx” from here.
  • Copy downloaded file to below two folder path
    • C:WindowsSystem32
    • C:WindowsSysWOW64 
  • Run command prompt in administrator mode (Run as administrator)
  • Run below two commands in command prompt to register comdlg32.ocx
    • 1:  regsvr32 c:Windowssystem32comdlg32.ocx  
      2:  regsvr32 c:WindowsSysWOW64comdlg32.ocx  
      

    • After each command you will get individual confirmation messages. 

    Please provide your feedback with a comment. 
    Thank you and Regards,
    Tharanga Chandrasekara

    Click on a star to rate it!

    We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!

    Let us improve this post!

    Tell us how we can improve this post?

    6 comments

    Skip to comment form

    1. May you help me with identifying the cause of this error in Dynamics Nav 2009

      • Anonymous on May 22, 2017 at 12:49 pm
      • Reply

      thanks a lot for this solution…. it works perfectly.
      god bless

    2. Glad it helped.

    3. Thank you, short and to the point, just what i needed.

    4. Thank you for the feedback.

    5. Thank you

    Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published.

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.