Error: Run-time error 429

Symptom

You get the following error:

Run-Time Error ‘429’ ActiveX Component Can’t Be Created

Solution 1

Proceed as follows to resolve this error:

Step

Action

1

Close Word and Outlook.

2

Go to C:\Program Files\Information Mapping\FS Pro 4.x.

3

Run Register.bat.

4

Start a new FS Pro document from the desktop icon.

Solution 2

If Solution 1 above does not solve the issue, then use the information in the following Microsoft article to fix the issue. 

The article provides 2 solutions:

  • an automatic fix using the Microsoft Word troubleshooter or the Fixit software, and
  • a manual fix where you need to remove a number of registry keys.

Warning: Follow the steps for the manual fix carefully. Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Before you modify it, back up the registry for restoration in case problems occur.

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