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After Installing Financial Reporting (FR) Studio On Windows 7, An Error Occurs When Launching: "Run-Time Error '429': ActiveX Component Can't Create Object" (Doc ID 2011899.1)

Last updated on JUNE 11, 2021

Applies to:

Hyperion BI+ - Version and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - OS Version: 7


You've installed FR Studio on a Windows 7 client machine (64-bit).  After the installation completes, you try to launch FR Studio but an error appears: "Run-Time error '429':  ActiveX component can't create object".   The frclient-config log under Oracle\Middleware\EPMSystem11R1\products\FinancialReportingStudio\products\financialreporting\install\logs shows the following:

C:\ORACLE\MIDDLE~1\EPMSYS~1\products\FINANC~2\products\FINANC~1\install\scripts\FRSetupClient.xml:148: The following error occurred while executing this line:
C:\ORACLE\MIDDLE~1\EPMSYS~1\products\FINANC~2\products\FINANC~1\install\scripts\FRSetupClient.xml:143: The following error occurred while executing this line:
C:\ORACLE\MIDDLE~1\EPMSYS~1\products\FINANC~2\products\FINANC~1\install\scripts\FRSetupClient.xml:109: Execute failed: Cannot run program "C:\Windows\SysWOW64\regedit" (in directory "C:\ORACLE\MIDDLE~1\EPMSYS~1\products\FINANC~2\products\FINANC~1\install\scripts"): CreateProcess error=2, The system cannot find the file specified


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