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Error "Run-time error '429' Occurs When Opening WFR Designer after Installation (Doc ID 2364347.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 28, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Forms Recognition - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


After installing WebCenter Forms Recognition on a Windows 2008 R2 server, Designer returns an error when opening stating:

Brainware Distiller Designer

Run-time error '429':
ActiveX component can't create object

The InstallHistory.log file reports failure to register 75 files/components. In all cases, it fails to find the "C:\Windows\Temp\regres.txt" file. Some logging of this appears as:

1|2-15-2018 17:33:07|Registration of other Components in "C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Dao"
1|2-15-2018 17:33:07|>C:\Windows\Temp\register.bat 0 "C:\Program Files (x86)\Oracle\WebCenter Forms Recognition\Components\Tools\Regsvr32.exe" C:\Windows\Temp\regres.txt /s "C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Dao\Dao3032.dll" <
2|2-15-2018 17:33:07|Execution of "C:\Windows\Temp\register.bat" TERMINATED!
1|2-15-2018 17:33:07|Search for C:\regres.txt
1|2-15-2018 17:33:07|C:\Windows\Temp\regres.txt NOT FOUND!
2|2-15-2018 17:33:07|Registration of "C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Dao\Dao3032.dll" FAILED! [ResultFile not found]
1|2-15-2018 17:33:07|Registration state:1 (1) registered (Failed)





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