E-CI: "ActiveX Component Cannot Create Object" Error Using VB/COM API for Component Interface on 64-bit Windows (Doc ID 1592715.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 28, 2015

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.51 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On PeopleTools 8.51.12, FSCM 9.1 FP1, a custom spreadsheet upload using CI COM API fails on Windows 7 PCs. The most common error received is #429 - "ActiveX component can not create object". When hitting the Debug button and see the statement that fails is "Set oSession = CreateObject("PeopleSoft.Session")". This happens on PCs running Excel 2003, 2007, and 2010 x32.


ERROR
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#429 - "ActiveX component can not create object"


Cause

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