[Audyssey] needing urgent help with l works games and windows seven

2010-12-24 Thread Mauricio Almeida
does anyone know why we get this error when running these games in windows seven machines? Project1 Run-time error '429': ActiveX component can't create object OK Thanks mauricio --- Gamers mailing list __ Gamers@audyssey.org If you want to leave the list, send E-mail to

Re: [Audyssey] needing urgent help with l works games and windows seven

2010-12-24 Thread Liam Erven
...@audyssey.org [mailto:gamers-boun...@audyssey.org] On Behalf Of Mauricio Almeida Sent: Friday, December 24, 2010 1:11 PM To: gamers@audyssey.org Subject: [Audyssey] needing urgent help with l works games and windows seven does anyone know why we get this error when running these games in windows

Re: [Audyssey] needing urgent help with l works games and windows seven

2010-12-24 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi, That particular error is caused by a missing VB 6 activex component. I think you are aware by now that Windows 7 does not officially support Visual Basic 6 applications in any way, shape, or form? The only way to resolve errors like that is to install all the missing dependencies using

Re: [Audyssey] needing urgent help with l works games and windows seven

2010-12-24 Thread Thomas Ward
Hi Liam, That's correct. I think a lot of developer's hear forget that Visual Basic 6 was primarily designed for Windows 95 and 98, and Windows 9x legacy support for VB 6 was included in XP. However, beginning with Vista and now Windows 7 all official support for Visual Basic 6 is history. That's