E-PTF: Error: "Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID {9BA05972-F6A8-11CF-A442-00A0C90A8F39} failed due to the following error: 80040154" (Doc ID 1998838.1)

Last updated on APRIL 13, 2015

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.52 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : PeopleTools Test Framework (PTF),

When attempting to create a PTF Test,
the following error occurs.

ERROR
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  Unhandled exception has occurred in your application. If you click
  Continue, the application will ignore this error and attempt to continue. If
  you click Quit, the application will close immediately.
  Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID
  {9BA05972-F6A8-11CF-A442-00A0C90A8F39} failed due to the following
  error: 80040154

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Attempt to create a test.


Cause

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