Windows error 0x8000FFFF, -2147418113

Detailed Error Information

E_UNEXPECTED[1]

MessageCatastrophic failure
Declared inwinerror.h

HRESULT analysis[2]

FlagsSeverityFailure
Reserved (R)false
OriginMicrosoft
NTSTATUSfalse
Reserved (X)false
FacilityCode0 (0x000)
NameFACILITY_NULL[2][1]
DescriptionThe default facility code.[2][1]
Error Code65535 (0xffff)

Questions

30votes
16answers

How to fix error "ANCM In-Process Handler Load Failure"?

I'm setting up the first site in IIS on Windows Server 2016 Standard. This is a NET Core 2.2 application. I cannot get the site to show. I am getting this error: > HTTP Error 500.0 - ANCM In-Process Handler Load Failure What can I change to clear this error [...] read more
iis
asp.net-core
asp.net-core-2.2
28votes
5answers

VS 2017 RC generating an 0x8000ffff error when trying to debug xUnit tests

I'm trying to debug my .NET Core xUnit tests in VS 2017 RC. I run my tests via the Test Explorer window. While right-clicking a test and selecting Run Selected Tests works fine, selecting Debug Selected Tests does not: [https://i.stack.imgur.com/EkGg1.png] I'm at a loss at how to get past this. [...] read more
c#
.net
visual-studio
xunit
visual-studio-2017
26votes
5answers

Change the options array of a select list

Is there a way to change the options array of an html select list using javascript or mootools? I need to replace the entire options set with a new one. In my ajax response I receive an array filled in with with the new HTML options, so I try to [...] read more
javascript
html
mootools
25votes
5answers

How do I add a reference to a Shared Code project (.shproj) from another project

When I created a new universal app project in Visual Studio it created a shared project that let me share code between the Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1 projects that were created. Now I have other projects that I would also like to use that shared code. However, I [...] read more
c#
.net
vb.net
visual-studio
20votes
5answers

ActiveX control without a form

We are required to use a 3rd party ActiveX control. The only issue is, the layer in our software is a business layer and has no access to a window or form. It also runs on separate threads (and should work from any thread) that are not STA. Rather than [...] read more
c#
.net
winforms
activex
13votes
2answers

UWP Binding in Style Setter not working

I have problem with creating xaml control. I'm writing new project in VS 2015 in universal app. I want create grid. In this grid I want to have a button. In model I specifi the column (Level) and Row. this is my code: <ItemsControl Grid.Row="1" ItemsSource="{Binding Path=TechnologyList}"> <ItemsControl.ItemsPanel> <ItemsPanelTemplate> <Grid> [...] read more
c#
xaml
win-universal-app
setter
itemcontainerstyle
11votes
5answers

Visual Studio 2017: A fatal error has occurred and debugging needs to be terminated

When executing unit tests in debugging mode, I get the following error message: A fatal error has occurred and debugging needs to be terminated. For more details please see the Microsoft Help and Support web site. HRESULT=0x8000ffff. ErrorCode=0x0. read more
unit-testing
visual-studio-2017
11votes
1answer

ANCM InProcess startup failed because of invalid runtimeconfig.json

The application is deployed as an (32-bit, .NET Core 2.2) App Service on Azure. It works fine when using the standard AspNetCoreModule instead of the newer AspNetCoreModuleV2 that supports the InProcess hostingmodel. When using the new InProcess hostingmodel, the actual error is > Could not find inprocess request handler. Captured [...] read more
c#
asp.net-core
asp.net-core-2.2
7votes
4answers

Catastrophic failure when Impersonate other user

I'm use Enterprise library Validation block intergrated with WCF. It reports System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException (0x8000FFFF): Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)) when I impersonate some other user with WIN32 API LogonUser and WindowsIdentity.Impersonate. It seems there is something wrong when to get security evidence on loading configuration. If I remove the [...] read more
.net
7votes
1answer

Can't debug VSIX project: "Expected export ITextEditorFactoryService but found 0"

I am working in a couple of VSIX projects and suddenly, for some reason, I can't properly debug them. When I run the project, the experimental VS instance opens without issues, but as soon as I load a solution the problems begin. To start with, if the solution I'm loading [...] read more
visual-studio
visual-studio-2017
vsix
5votes
2answers

Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)) in visual studio

Am a newbie to windows 10 uwp having migrated from wpf applications. I know this question has been asked before but none has been able to solve my problem. Recently, I attempted recreating the Hamburger menu for a uwp application I am creating by following the instructions on a GitHub [...] read more
visual-studio-2015
win-universal-app
hamburger-menu
5votes
1answer

How to pass values to this method?

I have an dll in that class the following method [MethodImpl(MethodImplOptions.PreserveSig | MethodImplOptions.InternalCall, MethodCodeType = MethodCodeType.Runtime)] bool SetIPAddress([MarshalAs(UnmanagedType.BStr)] ref string lpszIPAddress, int dwPortNumber, int dwPassWord); How do I pass values to this method: public FP_CLOCKLib._DFP_CLOCK ff = new FP_CLOCKLib.FP_CLOCK(); reffered to create instance like "Catastrophic failure" when accessing an OCX [...] read more
c#
asp.net
5votes
2answers

Retrieving the stack trace from the stored exception context in a minidump (similar to .ecxr; k)

Dumps obtained from Windows Error Reporting typically have a useless current context set on the faulting thread, with a stack deep in WerpReportFault. The actual context at the time of the exception can be retrieved with .ecxr -- which also sets the context in such a way that subsequent commands [...] read more
debugging
windbg
dump
windows-error-reporting
4votes
3answers

The application encountered an error while attempting to change the state of 'WindowsServer2008'

I've had a Hyper-V running Windows Server 2008 for about two years. Today I did a Save on the VM in the Hyper-V Manager and then restarted my computer. When computer restarted I went to Start this VM and got the following error: [Window Title] Virtual Machine Connection [Main Instruction] [...] read more
windows
windows-server-2008
hyper-v
4votes
0answers

WindowsIdentity.Impersonate throws ''Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED))' after April 2018 (1803) update

Our installer app uses the following code to verify service account permissions: try { using (svcIdentity.Impersonate()) { using (SqlConnection conn = new SqlConnection(builder.ConnectionString)) // <<< { conn.Open(); ... Omitted for brevity: * The svcIdentity WindowsIdentity is obtained by using the Win32 LSA LogonUser function in advapi32.dll and LOGON32_LOGON_SERVICE. * builder [...] read more
windows-10
impersonation
.net-4.6
4votes
1answer

Template 10: Hamburger menu keyboard shortcuts

I am new in uwp app development. I made simple application based on Template 10 Hamburger template.I would like access hamburger menu item by keyboard shortcut. How is it possible? I try use AccessKey, but HamburgerButtonInfo don't have this property, so I try: <Controls:HamburgerButtonInfo x:Name="SettingsButton" PageParameter="0" PageType="views:SettingsPage"> <StackPanel Orientation="Horizontal" AccessKey="D" [...] read more
uwp
uwp-xaml
template10
3votes
1answer

Fixing Windows Update being unable to install updates while sfc and dism are unusable

At some point in the lifetime of my PC Desktop system I got two bluescreens in a row while playing video games. Following that I managed to stop the system from crashing by rewireing all hardware but for some reason any Windows updates that affected the System like the annual [...] read more
windows-10
windows-update
dism
sfc
3votes
1answer

Windows 7 Explorer.exe incompatibility

On Windows 7 64-bit, the user is getting the following message when Windows logs in: The program or feature \??\C:\Windows\Explorer.exe cannot start or run due to incompatibility with 64-bit versions of Windows. Please contact the software vendor to ask if a 64-bit Windows compatible version is available Clicking OK give [...] read more
windows-7
windows-explorer
troubleshooting
3votes
2answers

Mozy fails along with this error

Any idea how to fix this? MozyHome backup is failing at the same time with a FilesystemError2. Windows 7 64-bit. Thanks! Log Name: Application Source: VSS Date: 12/18/2009 12:51:12 AM Event ID: 8194 Task Category: None Level: Error Keywords: Classic User: N/A Description: Volume Shadow Copy Service error: Unexpected error [...] read more
windows
backup
event-log
vss
volume-shadow-copy
3votes
0answers

Accessing CommandBarButton.Picture property the late bound way

I try to read the information of Microsoft Access (Office) CommandBars contained in an *.mdb. I could use Microsoft.Office.Interop.Access for this; however, these PIA assemblies are tied to specific Office versions. Therefore, to be version independent, I do it the late-bound way through C#'s dynamic type. I.e., I have no [...] read more
c#
dynamic
office-interop
commandbar
3votes
2answers

How to get CosmosDB Emulator to automatically start upon machine startup / reboot

We are trying to use Azure Storage Emulator and Azure CosmosDB Emulator for our local development as well as unit testing as part of CI / CD builds. Here is the main link with details on these emulators: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cosmos-db/local-emulator As part of this effort, we need some way to start [...] read more
azure
3votes
1answer

How to get Windows 10 accent color?

I'm looking for a way to get the color that windows 10 chooses automatically depending on the background image as shown below. enter image description here [https://i.stack.imgur.com/ROXHf.png] I tried searching, and found var color = (Color)this.Resources["SystemAccentColor"]; and var color = (Color)Application.Current.Resources["SystemAccentColor"]; but both thew an exception System.Exception HResult=0x8000FFFF Message=Catastrophic failure [...] read more
c#
xaml
uwp
uwp-xaml
3votes
0answers

How to create Windows store package in xamarin.UWP Application?

I am creating an application target three platforms 1) Android 2) iOS 3) UWP. It works fine in all platforms in debug mode but when I try to create an application package for UWP(Store file) it gives me different error I listed below. > Error: NUTC1056:Internal Compiler Error: 0x8000ffff. Error [...] read more
xamarin
xamarin.forms
uwp
windows-store-apps
xamarin.uwp
3votes
1answer

How to retrieve Parent Visual Size within XamlCompositionBrushBase?

I'm creating a class inheriting from XamlCompositionBrushBase and want to know the render size of the visual the brush is attached to when it's hooked up in OnConnected. I need this info to create a surface in my composition that's the size of my visual in order to not only [...] read more
uwp
winrt-xaml
windows-composition-api
xaml-composition
3votes
0answers

How to troubleshoot remote UWP AppService problems?

I'm playing around with remote UWP AppServices in C# and I run into a very early roadblock: Getting a RemoteSystem instance. I followed the tutorial on https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/uwp/launch-resume/communicate-with-a-remote-app-service with my own code and I tried out the RemoteSystems sample as part of https://github.com/Microsoft/Windows-universal-samples Unfortunately, the result is always the same. First [...] read more
c#
uwp
2votes
0answers

mklink directory junctions are inaccessible on Windows 10

I created a junction with the mklink command on Windows 7 and it worked great for the past 2 years. (EDIT: I have now verified that this exact scenario/problem still exists on a brand new laptop with Windows 10). I made a folder from my SSD drive (F:) available to [...] read more
windows-10
ntfs
junction
mklink
2votes
1answer

Only Icons Missing from desktop

I opened the PC in the morning, and this is what I got:Desktop [https://i.stack.imgur.com/5sTv6.jpg] This PC [https://i.stack.imgur.com/bEqj9.png] Start Menu [https://i.stack.imgur.com/mL7dS.png] Control Panel-A [https://i.stack.imgur.com/1aDVk.png] Control Panel-B [https://i.stack.imgur.com/NkM7L.png]As is visible the icons of the UWA apps were no affected and the start menu also is unaffected. When Control Panel is in category [...] read more
windows
windows-explorer
desktop-icons
2votes
2answers

IEBHO.DLL - why does Windows 7 run without this DLL?

I am trying to repair daughter's Dell XPS laptop - Windows 7 home Premium 64-bit. About a week ago it started popping up a message: LogonUI - Bad Image (in title bar) C:\PROGRA~2\WI3C8A~1\Datamngr\X64\IEBHO.DLL is either not designed to run on Windows or contains an error. The app mentioned in the [...] read more
windows-7
64-bit
dll
2votes
0answers

NTbackup doesn't complete, leaves a blank log file, VSS errors in application log

I have a Windows 2003 server that is running a semi-custom backup task. The scheduled task calls NTbackup with a few switches depending on whether it is a full or incremental backup. Most of the time, the NTbackup completes fine, and the wrapper then appends the NTbackup log into its [...] read more
windows-server-2003
ntbackup
2votes
0answers

Upgrade Wix Burn: Custom Bootstrapper Upgrade is not working

I am using wixtoolset installer for creating Custom UI (Burn UI) for my installer having 10-12 Msi's. I have created the bundle for the same and created the UI which calls the install action to install the bundle and uninstall to uninstall whole bundle and everything is working fine for [...] read more
wix
2votes
2answers

How to call CAPL general functions from Python 3.x?

ISSUE I'm trying to call CAPL general functions (in my case timeNowNS) but I don't know if it's possible. capl general functions [https://i.stack.imgur.com/sJSMp.jpg] WHAT I'M USING? I'm using Python 3.7 and Vector CANoe 11.0. The connection is done using the .NET CANoe API. This is how i've accesed the DLLs. [...] read more
python
com
can-bus
capl
canoe
2votes
1answer

VirtualBox IGuestSession::ProcessCreate returns 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)

So I'm trying to execute a process in the guest session from the host, but I keep getting a 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED) HRESULT from it. Since I'm getting a COM error rather than VBOX_E_IPRT_ERROR it makes me think my SAFEARRAYs are the issue and not the actual parameters if that makes [...] read more
c++
com
virtualbox
safearray
2votes
0answers

WMP crashes when trying to create a playlist

Im developing in C#, WinForms, a Windows desktop application where I use the windows media player component. I created a playlist (curPlaylist) and a WMP component called musica (in the designer, drag and dropping to the form). In my PC works perfectly (Windows 10) but when I want to run [...] read more
c#
wmp
wmplib
2votes
1answer

Building the release version of UWP project results in error

When I activate .NET Native tool chain in UWP project targeting Windows 10, version 1803, I get these errors: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Error Error: NUTC1056:Internal Compiler Error: 0x8000ffff. Error encountered while compiling method 'instance System.Void Premy.Chatovatko.Client.Views.CertificateSelection.InitializeComponent()'. Premy.Chatovatko.Client.UWP Error ILT0005: 'C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft SDKs\UWPNuGetPackages\runtime.win10-x86.microsoft.net.native.compiler\2.1.8\tools\x86\ilc\Tools\nutc_driver.exe @"C:\Chatovatko\Premy.Chatovatko\Premy.Chatovatko.Client\Premy.Chatovatko.Client.UWP\obj\x86\Release\ilc\intermediate\MDIL\Chatovatko.rsp"' returned exit code 1 Premy.Chatovatko.Client.UWP -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The project [...] read more
visual-studio
xamarin.forms
uwp
xamarin.uwp
.net-native
2votes
4answers

Android Speech to Text Issue

i'm trying to test Cognitive-Speech-STT-Android Sample Project on my Android device after adding the client library dependency to Andoid Studio, creating a trial account and adding the Uri & primarykey weird behavior are causing the application to return this Log and no text result received: Screen Capture [https://i.stack.imgur.com/Ezz6c.jpg] Android Studio [...] read more
android
speech-recognition
speech-to-text
microsoft-cognitive
2votes
3answers

Automating Windows Firewall with

I have C# Application that uses PORT 777 for asynchronous communication and PORT 3306 for communication with My Sql Server. Problems arise when the ports is blocked by a firewall. I tried to create a program to add an exception in the firewall list of Windows 7. When i run [...] read more
c#
windows-7
com
port
firewall
2votes
0answers

Faster tetrahedron-tetrahedron intersection

For one project of mine I require reliable detection of intersection between two tetrahedrons in 3D space. I do not need the points/lines/faces just to know if intersection is present or not. Touching is considered intersection too but common triangle face is not considered as intersection. After quite a struggle [...] read more
c++
3d
geometry
vectormath
tetrahedra
2votes
1answer

C# COM Server to C# COM Client using CoCreateInstance

I need to create a C# COM server, and a C# COM Client, and communicate between the two using CoCreateInstance. This is so that the client can be 64 bit, and the server 32 bit, using the 'DllSurrogate' method described in Hosting a .NET DLL as an Out-Of-Process COM Server [...] read more
c#
.net
dll
com
2votes
1answer

Writeable bitmap constructor crash

I'm trying to do some ocr with windows phone 8.1 using this: https://blogs.windows.com/buildingapps/2014/09/18/microsoft-ocr-library-for-windows-runtime/ private async void camera_PhotoConfirmationCaptured(MediaCapture sender, PhotoConfirmationCapturedEventArgs e) { try { WriteableBitmap bitmap = new WriteableBitmap((int)e.Frame.Width, (int)e.Frame.Height); //crash here await bitmap.SetSourceAsync(e.Frame); OcrResult result = await ocr.RecognizeAsync(e.Frame.Height, e.Frame.Width, bitmap.PixelBuffer.ToArray()); foreach (var line in result.Lines) { } } catch(Exception ex) [...] read more
c#
windows-phone-8.1
ocr
2votes
1answer

Using IDebugControl::Disassemble to view the instructions of a subroutine

So I'm attempting to use the windows API (DbgEng.h /.lib) 'Disassemble' function to view the instructions of a certain function (which i know is exported) in a module. However....It's returning an unexpected error. IDebugClient* clt; IDebugControl* ctrl; void InitializeInterfaces(void) { HRESULT status; if ((status = DebugCreate(__uuidof(IDebugClient), (void**)&clt)) != S_OK) { [...] read more
c++
windows
debugging
winapi
disassembly
2votes
1answer

How to use Resources.resw in Class library project in UWP?

I am currently working on Windows 10 UWP. At first, I only had one project to which I added a Constants.resw file to use resources which I saved in local storage and accessed them later. Now I have created a Background Task of type Timer and I want to access [...] read more
c#
windows-10-universal
2votes
1answer

Project Rome - accessing Xbox console

I am experimenting with Project Rome and I am facing some issue with finding my Xbox console. I can find my tablet, another laptop but I cannot find my Xbox console - it is a developer kit. I also tried to switch it to retail console but no difference. private [...] read more
c#
uwp
xbox-one
2votes
1answer

Loading ResourceDictionary in code behind in UWP/C++

I'm trying to load, in runtime, ResourceDictionary that is stored in a file. In C# it looks simply as ResourceDictionary resourceDictionary = new ResourceDictionary(); resourceDictionary.Source = new Uri("ms-appx:///!UWP/Styles/UWPDictionary.xaml", UriKind.Relative); Application.Current.Resources.MergedDictionaries.Add(resourceDictionary); but same code (in c++/cx) is not working: auto rd = ref new ResourceDictionary(); rd->Source = ref new Uri("ms-appx:///!UWP/Styles/UWPDictionary.xaml"); Application::Current->Resources->MergedDictionaries->Append(rd); [...] read more
uwp
win-universal-app
c++-cx
2votes
0answers

WinRT Accessing same file twice giving Catastrophic failure error

I have created method to save InkManager in local Storage the code is as below. But When I am accessing it twice its me error... > Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)) What could be the possible error? The code: try { StorageFile myMerge = await ApplicationData.Current.LocalFolder.CreateFileAsync("sign.png", CreationCollisionOption.ReplaceExisting); using [...] read more
c#
windows-8
stream
windows-runtime
outputstream
1vote
2answers

System Restore Error Windows 7

I am having a problem with System Restore on Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. I can make restore points easily, but if I try to go back to one, I get this: System Restore did not complete successfully. Your computer's system files and settings were not changed. Details: Access is [...] read more
windows-7
system-restore
1vote
1answer

Why can't my Debian VM on Hyper-V see the internet?

The VM works fine, but when I created it, I said "Set networking up later". Then, when I added an External Switch, connected to my host's Wifi adapter, and set it in the VM's networking settings, the VN would not start, and gave this error: [Window Title] Virtual Switch Manager [...] read more
networking
debian
virtual-machine
hyper-v
1vote
0answers

Windows Store is not loading any page

I have Windows 10 v1511 (10.0.10586.0). early windows store was running well but after running the command WSRESET.EXE. Windows store is not loading any page I want to tell about two things. 1. I have diabled BITS Service and deleted qmgr.dll. 2. same case with Windows update service (wuaueng.dll) early [...] read more
windows-10
internet
windows-store
1vote
1answer

Windows 10 in Azure VM - NET 3.5 installation error 0x8000FFFF

I just created a new Compute in Azure - choosing Windows 10 Enterprise (x64) image. For deployment I used Resource Manager mode, DS1 size, disk type Standard and left default for the rest of options. I needed .NET Framework 3.5 (as prerequisite for some 3rd party SW) so I went [...] read more
windows-10
virtual-machine
.net-framework
azure
1vote
0answers

Virtualbox Failed to load VMMR0.r0 (VERR_LDR_MISMATCH_NATIVE)

Computer got hard rebooted with an active guest and ever since I cannot get VB to work. Reinstall, uninstall, scrounge every VB file I can find on the hd and delete, clean update to new version. To be clear all guests, even new ones after the old ones have been [...] read more
windows-7
virtualbox
1vote
0answers

Hyper-V - Unable to delete multiple Checkpoints

We have two Hyper-V servers running on Windows Server 2016. One is one main server, the other one is the replica server where the main one replicates to. We took down the replica server for maintenance and Hyper-V was unable to replicate to it and we think that due to [...] read more
hyper-v
windows-server-2016
1vote
0answers

Server Resource Management service (srmsvc) event id 8197 is logged every 10 seconds

I am running a Windows Server 2012 Storage Edition server as a file server and am getting Event ID 8197 logged in my Application event log every 10 seconds. The message from the error is: > RtlCreateSystemVolumeInformationFolder on volume C:?\Volume{5c286810-f966-41c6-be33-4c511d7103cd} returned 0x5, 0x8000ffff, Catastrophic failure I have looked at a [...] read more
disk-volume
windows-storage-server
1vote
1answer

Error when installing Server 2008 R2 SP1

I recently did an in place upgrade of my Server 2008 R2 Standard VM's to Server 2008 R2 Enterprise via Dism /online /Set-Edition:ServerEnterprise /ProductKey:xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx-xxxxx as referenced here: In-place upgrade from Windows Server Standard to Enterprise or Datacenter This went well except for now when I want to install SP1 I [...] read more
windows-server-2008-r2
1vote
0answers

Sidekiq job getting Selenium::WebDriver::Error::UnknownError: invalid argument: can't kill an exited process (but only when run async)

I have a Sidekiq job that uses Capybara, deployed on a Heroku dyno. I run into the following issue even with Sidekiq concurrency=1. When run asynchronously, the jobs sometimes return the following error: Selenium::WebDriver::Error::UnknownError: invalid argument: can't kill an exited process But never ever synchronously on Heroku 🤔 When I [...] read more
selenium
heroku
capybara
sidekiq
geckodriver
1vote
1answer

(Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)) nuget restore failed

We run nuget restore on a Windows slave using Jenkins as build server. When the slave service runs as a user instead System account then the nuget restore may fail with Error parsing solution file at d:\jenkins\tools\ci-home\workspace\t_im-server_feature_os-jenkins_2\IM-Server.sln: Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)) nuget restore failed We run the [...] read more
jenkins
nuget
1vote
2answers

WiX Toolset Catastrophic failure running light.exe

When running light.exe on our build server we are now seeing the following error: > light.exe : error LGHT0001: Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)) [blah.wixproj] build 12-Mar-2019 16:07:28 [exec] build 12-Mar-2019 16:07:28 [exec] Exception Type: System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException build 12-Mar-2019 16:07:28 [exec] build 12-Mar-2019 16:07:28 [exec] Stack Trace: build 12-Mar-2019 [...] read more
wix3.10
1vote
1answer

How to fix InstallShield Wizard Error -5011:0x8000ffff?

I encountered this error message while installing Hunting Unlimited 2010 software. Error Screen: Error Screen [https://i.stack.imgur.com/C1sJT.png] The entire error message: Error Code: -5011 : 0x8000ffff Error Information: >Kernel\ObjectWrapper.cpp (498) >Kernel\IScriptWrapper.cpp (80) >Kernel\ObjectWrapper.cpp (197) >Kernel\IScriptWrapper.cpp (80) >SetupNew\setup.cpp (478) PAPP:Hunting Unlimited 2010 PVENDOR:Valusoft PGUID:9ED06229-1F1B-4AE2-970D-5F731E8C8C35 $14.0.0.162PAK @Windows Vista Service Pack 0 (9200) Non [...] read more
installshield
1vote
1answer

GeckoView Android Pixel 2 Errors

I integrated GeckoView version 70.0.20190712095934 nightly into a sample app. It works totally fine (-> website shows up) on my old Nexus 5 with Android 6. But if I run the same app on my Pixel 2, the page doesn't load at all. I already tried using the latest stable [...] read more
android
geckoview
1vote
1answer

How do I setup VS 2017 with AspNetCoreModuleV2?

I'm trying to upgrade an existing app from 2.1 to 2.2. Along with that I'm trying to upgrade the AspNetCore hosting module for IIS to AspNetCoreModuleV2. Here is what my web.config looks like at the moment: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <configuration> <location path="." inheritInChildApplications="false"> <system.webServer> <handlers> <remove name="WebDAV" /> <add name="aspNetCore" [...] read more
c#
asp.net-core
iis
.net-core
1vote
0answers

UWP: Insufficient memory on release build

UWP app with RichEditBox has memory and other type issues on release configuration with code optimization enabled. On debug or relase with non optimized code it runs ok. Following code is inside a method running on the thread pool (await Task.Run(() => MyMethod(richEditTextDocument)); // Getting text for first time works [...] read more
c#
uwp
out-of-memory
release
1vote
0answers

I am getting (Test connection failed because of an error in initializing provider) Error: E_UNEXPECTED(0x8000FFFF). on oracle provider for OLE DB

I have an SSIS package that contains some data flows connected to an oracle database. I did not have the proper drivers to run the package so i tried to download oracle client alone at first but i faced multiple issues. So i have downloaded the full Oracle 11g environment [...] read more
oracle
oracle11g
ssis
oledb
1vote
1answer

Bot Framework Emulator: Unknown Host

I'm developing a simple Dispatch Bot, I only have a basic structure now to chose between QnA or LUIS models but when I test it in the Bot Framework Emulator, the AdapterWithErrorHandler catches and error and i get no response from LUIS neither QnA. Unknown Host error in the logger [...] read more
azure
asp.net-core
botframework
luis
qnamaker
1vote
1answer

UWP - Swipe on ListView

I'm trying to develop an UWP application which will be running on a Raspberry PI with a 7" display. In the app I have a list of demands that I will update from a SQL Server database. The user needs to swipe and confirm the demands and change their status [...] read more
c#
xaml
uwp
1vote
1answer

UWP fluent design in XamarinForms

I'm creating a XamarinFroms solution and i want to implement Fluent Design or pats of it in my UWP app. As you may know, Most of Fluent Design building blocks are ThemeResources. so i tried to do: if (Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ApiInformation.IsTypePresent("Windows.UI.Xaml.Media.AcrylicBrush")) { var brush = Windows.UI.Xaml.Application.Current.Resources["SystemControlAltHighAcrylicWindowBrush"] as AcrylicBrush; var tint = brush.TintColor; [...] read more
xaml
xamarin.forms
uwp
fluent-design
acrylic-material
1vote
1answer

Error changing Windows Media Player component fullscreen property

I'm testing Windows Media player component in C#. At runtime my project receives the error : "System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException: 'Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED))'" when changing fullscreen property!!! The related code line: axWindowsMediaPlayer1.fullScreen = true; What's the reason??? I didn't find any useful matter on Google... read more
c#
windows-media-player
1vote
1answer

WebView.CapturePreviewToStreamAsync() fails, but only on HoloLens with Unity3D

Currently, we're trying to combine the use of Unity3D holograms and HTML rendering in one app. The idea works as follows: 1) start a XAML app whose main window contains a WebView component (using the XAML app template) 2) Switch to Holographic (DirectX) mode (essentially copy over the code from [...] read more
c#
xaml
unity3d
webview
hololens
1vote
1answer

Find parent of paragraph UWP

I would like to find the parent of the paragraph with the name: "ParagraphOne" (hence the RichTextBlock which has the name: "RichTextOne") but the code generates an exception. Exception [https://i.stack.imgur.com/XYwiW.png] Xaml: <Grid Background="{ThemeResource ApplicationPageBackgroundThemeBrush}"> <Grid VerticalAlignment="Center" HorizontalAlignment="Center"> <StackPanel> <RichTextBlock x:Name="RichTextOne" Margin="30"> <Paragraph x:Name="ParagraphOne"> <Run Text="This is a Text"/> </Paragraph> </RichTextBlock> [...] read more
c#
uwp
1vote
2answers

uwp xaml DataBinding to nested property inside an ObservableCollection

This is my first time building a UWP app and I'm new to c#/Windows in general. I am trying to use a Pivot in the UI. I want the pivot headers to be from an ObservableCollection of usb devices connected, which go by the class Device_Info . Each USB Device [...] read more
c#
mvvm
data-binding
uwp-xaml
pivotitem
1vote
1answer

Why is Processing.py skipping the second-to-last item of my array?

I've been making a sort of abstract-art style thing in Processing. Left click is place a point, click again and it'll make a random line, right click to make a new point. The problem comes in when I use the up and down arrows to pick a pen color. The [...] read more
python
processing
1vote
0answers

Not able to run Microsoft Bing Speech Recognition API on iOS device using iOS Client Sample provided by Microsoft

I was trying to explore Microsoft's Bing Speech Recognition API for iOS https://github.com/Microsoft/Cognitive-Speech-STT-iOS. I followed all the steps written in the read me. The app runs and it seems to be detecting the speech from microphone and sending it to the Microsoft server but it gives an error in the [...] read more
ios
speech-recognition
speech-to-text
bing-api
microsoft-speech-api
1vote
0answers

Catastrophic failure in constructor of XMLValidatingReader

I am developing a library (VS 2010, assembly targeted for AnyCPU) and I am getting the following error while stepping over the constructor of XmlValidationReader(..). The parameter for this constructor is an instance of XmlReader(), and the specific XML is syntactically correct, and validates with third party tool. > Error: [...] read more
c#
xml
1vote
3answers

COM method call returns Catastrophic Failure when BSTR is passed

Revised from previous question Note: * Pass BSTR variable to COM method, HRESULT return is 8000FFFF * Previous calls with interface pointer, was successful: HRESULT is 0 * Execution, inside Visual Studio succeeds, outside fails - release and debug Illustration: BSTR raw_sim_Open = SysAllocString (L"c:\\example.S8"); hresult = pis8->raw_Open (raw_sim_Open); //0x8000FFFF [...] read more
c++
windows
visual-studio-2008
com
0votes
0answers

RDP connection from Win 10 to Win 7 drops immediately after connection, but not when connecting the other way around

I have a machine with Win 10 build 18362 and one with Win 7 Ultimate SP1. I can connect with Remote Desktop from the Win 7 to the Win 10 machine just fine, but when I attempt to go from Win 10 to Win 7, it prompts with the standard [...] read more
windows-7
windows
networking
remote-desktop
0votes
0answers

setupapi.dev.log file not updating

This file does exist in my windows 10 pro install at C:\Windows\Inf\ however it doesn't seem to be updating. At best it contains 'hours' old information - sometimes. I'm trying to trace an issue with a USB driver sometimes not loading for a USB hub. From what I can understand [...] read more
windows-10
usb
0votes
1answer

Win7 2018-09 Quality Rollup (KB4457144) fails with 0x8000FFFF error

When I try to install KB4457144 (2018-09 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows 7), installation stops, no matter from Windows Update or downloading from Catalog and running it. Is there a fix for this issue? read more
windows-7
windows-update
0votes
1answer

Update Windows 10 from ISO without losing data

I was wondering if I can update my Windows 10 from a USB, using an ISO. I have had problems updating for about a year, and tried everything. My Windows 10 never updates, and is still stuck on 1703. It has been so long since update, that I now have [...] read more
windows-10
boot
windows-update
iso-image
0votes
1answer

Windows won't update, or install .NET framework, or run sfc /scannow

So, I've been trying a lot of things to get my computer to run a few programs that depend on C++ and the .NET framework. I tried to reinstall the .NET framework, but it failed, with the error message > catastrophic failure (0x8000FFFF) Soon after, I realized that Windows was [...] read more
windows
windows-10
windows-update
.net-framework
c++
0votes
0answers

Upgrading to Windows 10 fall creator fails

This is the setuperr.log. 2018-01-23 16:43:24, Error MOUPG CDlpActionImpl<class CDlpErrorImpl<class CDlpObjectInternalImpl<class CUnknownImpl<class IMoSetupDlpAction> > > >::Suspend(1066): Result = 0xC1800104 2018-01-23 16:43:24, Error MOUPG CSetupManager::ExecuteInstallMode(723): Result = 0x800705BB 2018-01-23 16:43:24, Error MOUPG CSetupManager::ExecuteDownlevelMode(347): Result = 0x800705BB 2018-01-23 16:43:24, Error MOUPG CSetupManager::Execute(237): Result = 0x800705BB 2018-01-23 16:43:24, Error MOUPG CSetupHost::Execute(375): Result = [...] read more
windows-10-v1703
0votes
2answers

Win7 SP1 install always fails to code 8000ffff catastrophic failure, target state 7 (full logs available)

Win7 32bit SP1 always fails to critical failure without a reasonable errorcode, any tips what to do? other updates are ok. I have tried standalone SP1, it fails after running a hour or so, here is LOG from todays try to run it. sfc/scannow gives errors that its unable to [...] read more
windows-7
service-pack
0votes
1answer

How to windows 7 restore if error 0x8000ffff appears? Not able to boot into system

I have a computer with Windows 7. When I boot it, I get the usual starting animation, the harddisk LED blinks but then the screen gets black and nothing more happens. No sound, so activity, no changes when I press any keys or the mouse buttons. When I start the [...] read more
windows-7
windows-7-restore
0votes
0answers

Laptop Keyboard and touchpad don't work INSIDE windows -Both intergrated KB/M and external

Laptop: Dell Inspiron 7520 SE OS: Windows 7 Home premium Hi, today i encountered a very strange issue and after a lot of searching, i still haven't found a solution. I was using my laptop as usual, when the windows update pop-up prompted me to restart, for updates to take [...] read more
windows-7
keyboard
touchpad
0votes
1answer

Clicking Display All Running Tasks in the task manage yeilds Catastrophic Failure?

When I click Display All Running Tasks in Task Scheduler I get a dialog box that reads: Catastrophic failure (Exceptiuon from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)) Is there anything that can be done to remedy this? read more
windows-7
windows-task-scheduler
0votes
1answer

Windows 7 64 Bit PC: Windows Updates Installed Yesterday & Cannot Now Boot-Up To Login?

Everything was working fine until yesterday, when I installed Windows Updates, things went wrong. PC now boots up into "old fashioned" dialogue box entitled startup repair. This fails to solve the problem. Have tried system restore from both disc & built in options I believe. 3 restore points given on [...] read more
windows-7
boot
restore
0votes
0answers

USB flash drive keeps activating 'write protection' by itself. Disarms after unsafe removal

Drive history > My 16gb Kingston USB flash drive has been consistently giving problems. Under Windows XP it kept saying 'This storage media is write protected' after copying over approximately 7 gigabytes worth of files. At first I thought this meant that one of the NAND chips are not functioning [...] read more
filesystems
usb-flash-drive
hardware-failure
exfat
0votes
1answer

Sunbird does not show Events any more

As of today, a Sunbird 1.0b1 installation on a computer stopped showing the calendar contents. The top right just shows a rotating loading indicator and nothing happens, all the directly calendar-related menus are disabled. The error console shows the following messages: rootComp is null file:///C:/Program%20Files%20(x86)/Mozilla%20Sunbird/modules/calUtils.jsm -> file:///C:/Program%20Files%20(x86)/Mozilla%20Sunbird/calendar-js/calIcsParser.js line 82 Error [...] read more
sunbird
0votes
1answer

Windows: Impact of clean install Service Pack 2 to applications & data?

My Windows Vista Home Premium system is corrupt and won't install Service Pack 2. I have followed all the advice from Microsoft and still no luck. I would like to perform a clean install of Vista, then SP1, and then SP2. My concern is the effect of the clean install [...] read more
windows-vista
backup
installation
restore
sp2
0votes
0answers

Windows Server 2008 R2 windows update stuck

i have a 2008 R2 Standard server (on VMware) that is stuck without being able to update. Behavior: Windows update fails on check for new updates error code 8000FFFF. When rebooting, server attempts to configure updates. Reboots to login screen, then reboots a second time. At that point it attempts [...] read more
windows-server-2008-r2
windows-update
0votes
1answer

Excel-automating .Net code has "Catastrophic failure" error from Interop on new server

I'm migrating from a Windows Server 2008 R2 box with Excel 2003, to a different box running Windows Server 2012 R2 with Excel 2013. Part of the migration is moving code that reads text files and spits out Excel files by running excel in the background. These are .Net 2.0 [...] read more
migration
automation
.net
microsoft-office
0votes
3answers

Domain Controller not updating from WSUS server

I have just inherited some existing issues in my new Sys Admin position, as i have never used WSUS before i thought i would ask you fine people for some input! All servers are 2008R2, 2 physical servers running Hyper-V and these run 8 Virtual machines, each physical has one [...] read more
domain-controller
wsus
0votes
2answers

Windows XP IIS 5.1 MetaBase corrupted somehow, reinstalling doesn't help

Somehow my MetaBase.bin is corrupted on my Windows XP machine. I've attempted to uninstall and reinstall IIS numerous times. I did see the Reinstalling IIS on WinXP machine post here which I made sure to follow exactly however after uninstalling IIS the Inetserv folder does not get completely removed it [...] read more
corruption
iis
metabase
0votes
0answers

Excel Error when using pandas and openpyxl: Repaired Part: /xl/worksheets/sheet1.xml part with XML error. HRESULT 0x8000ffff Line 1, column 0

I'm coming up with an error of opening up an excel file after writing to it. This is what I have so far: #locate source document Path = Path(r'C:\Users\username\Test\EXCEL_Test.xlsx') # open doc and go to active sheet wb = load_workbook(filename = Path) ws = wb.active #add drop down list to [...] read more
python
excel
pandas
openpyxl
0votes
1answer

SPException: Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFF (E_UNEXPECTED) in Sharepoint

I've been trying to programmatically copy custom content type and its custom columns from one web to another for some time now, and I always get different errors or exceptions every time. After yet more tries, I received more strange and cryptic exception from Sharepoint after clicking onto a newly [...] read more
sharepoint
sharepoint-2007
content-type
0votes
1answer

Connecting to TCP Server running in UWP app

I am attempting to run a TCP server from my UWP App. However i cannot connect to the server from another application (which im running on the same PC). I tried using the telnet command. This snippet works correctly if i use it in a command Line Application, in the [...] read more
c#
tcp
uwp
0votes
1answer

Outlook 365 for desktop add-in not working

i have converted a outlook 2010 addin project into outlook 365(for desktop), after that when it reach below line Private Sub ThisAddIn_Startup() Handles Me.Startup Try Dim Application As Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook.Application = New Microsoft.Office.Interop.Outlook.Application 'EXCEPTION LINE then immediately throws exception as like below {"Retrieving the COM class factory for component with CLSID [...] read more
vb.net
0votes
0answers

MSComctlLib TreeView ImageList Problem loading ImageList in TreeView

Recently Started working on MSComctlLib TreeView and ImageList want to figure out how to use images in my TreeView, also how to set background to my TreeView object; using C# windows application, writing addon for sap b1 which has ActiveX support. so what I did loaded MSComctlLib.TreeCtrl.2 object loaded MSComctlLib.ImageListCtrl.2 [...] read more
c#
.net
com
treeview
activex
0votes
1answer

SAPI 5.4/11 Japanese TTS in Delphi GUI vs console

Trying to use MS Speech API v11 with a Japanese engine (MS Haruka) in Delphi 10.3. I have a sample app with a form and a button. The click handler goes: uses SpeechLib11_TLB; // Imported from "Microsoft Speech Object Library" v.B.0 procedure TForm1.Button1Click(Sender: TObject); var v: ISpeechVoice; begin v := [...] read more
delphi
com
text-to-speech
sapi
0votes
0answers

Connection to Access database crashes using OLEDB provider (since Office 365 Build 12430.20184)

An application crashes connecting to an Microsoft Access database when using the latest Office 365 build:E_UNEXPECTED(0x8000FFFF) Environment: * Office 365 Version 2001 (Build 12430.20184) and later * .NET 4.6 * OLEDB provider * Access 2007 / 2010 databases .NET component <ComVisible(True)> Public Sub TestOpenOLEDB(databasePath As String) Dim ConnectionString = $"Provider=Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0; [...] read more
c#
vb.net
ms-access
com
office365
0votes
1answer

Access 2016 problems with Thread usage c#

I'm trying to open access connection from a C# application. The connection is being opened the below method : ADOX.CatalogClass cat = new ADOX.CatalogClass(); System.IO.File.Delete(_AccessDatabaseName); cat.Create("Provider=Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0; Data Source=" + _AccessDatabaseName + "; Jet OLEDB:Engine Type=5"); cat = null; _ErrorMessage = ""; return (true); Everything works fine until i call these [...] read more
c#
multithreading
ms-access-2016
0votes
0answers

Error 0x8000FFFF E_UNEXPECTED on SafeMailItem.copyto()

Outlook 16.0.12228.20100 32 Bit Windows 10 Version 1903 Build 18362.295 Redemption 5.21.0.5378 there is my code: Item = OutlookApp.ActiveExplorer.Selection.Item(i) newsafemail = RedemptionLoader.new_SafeMailItem newsafemail.Item = Item newsafemail.save() newdraft = Session.GetDefaultFolder(Outlook.OlDefaultFolders.olFolderDrafts).Items.Add newsafemail.copyto(newdraft) 'CRASH ERROR-IMAGE any suggestions? Thanks! read more
outlook-redemption
0votes
1answer

Quickbooks Web Connector throwing Index was outside the bounds of the array

I am integrating quickbooks desktop with opencart using WCF services and Quickbooks web connector. but i am getting this error while calling authenticate method. Here is my .cs Code using System; using System.Collections; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Linq; using System.Runtime.Serialization; using System.ServiceModel; using System.ServiceModel.Web; using System.Text; using System.Text.RegularExpressions; using System.Xml; using [...] read more
wcf
authentication
quickbooks
0votes
0answers

How to fix WinRT originate error and holographicspace catastrophic failure exception in Hololens App?

I've recently started getting the following error periodically in my Hololens App, roughly every minute or so, without changing any of my core app functionalities (mostly UI and bugfixing changes): onecoreuap\analog\input\holographicdriverclientlib\lib\spatialgraphdriverclient.cpp(145)\Windows.Mirage.dll!6FDACA3F: (caller: 6FDAE477) ReturnHr(5) tid(1878) 8007001F A device attached to the system is not functioning. onecoreuap\analog\input\holographicdriverclientlib\lib\spatialgraphdriverclient.cpp(2114)\Windows.Mirage.dll!6FDAE299: (caller: 6FDAE2F7) ReturnHr(4) tid(1920) [...] read more
unity3d
hololens
mrtk
il2cpp
0votes
1answer

Error when asking Running Object Table (ROT) out of main thread

I have this method to test if I successfully get ROT: void func() { IRunningObjectTable *rot; qDebug() << GetRunningObjectTable(0, &rot); } Everything's fine from main thread but not in a separate one: func(); // qDebug prints S_OK (0) QFuture<void> future = QtConcurrent::run(func); // qDebug prints E_UNEXPECTED (0x8000FFFF) Compiling with MinGW [...] read more
c++
qt
mingw
qthread
ole
0votes
1answer

crystal reports 13 Oracle connection problem

I'm trying to migrate a small .NET application (VS2008, Crystal Report 10, OS Win7 32-bit) The application has got 2 reports that use some data of an oracle database version 11g Release 2 (11.2.0.1). When I upgrade the application (VS2019Pro, latest Crystal Report (CR13SP25), OS Win10 64-bit) the application itself [...] read more
crystal-reports
visual-studio-2019
oracle11gr2
0votes
0answers

Redemption.RDOSession - 8000ffff Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED))

Using redemption, receiving the following exception when trying using Redemption.RDOSession on Windows Server 2019: failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)) Looking for help debugging/troubleshooting. Have tried both x86 and x64 of Outlook. Have tried using powershell as well as c# and receive the same error. Everything worked fine on Windows [...] read more
outlook-redemption
0votes
0answers

How do I delete WMP Playlists after playing?

I am coding an application that displays some still images in a picture box control in sequence (slideshow), and then play several MP4 files using the windows media player WMP control. The video files are dumped into a folder and a playlist is created on the fly on each cycle [...] read more
c#
.net
wmp
0votes
1answer

Adding rows to existing Excel file

I am trying to add a DataFrame to rows below existing cells on an existing .xlsx file with this code: book = load_workbook(r"C:\path\file_name.xlsx") writer = pd.ExcelWriter(r"C:\path\file_name.xlsx", engine='openpyxl') writer.book = book writer.sheets = {ws.title: ws for ws in book.worksheets} contract_df.to_excel(writer, startrow = 10, header = False, sheet_name='UsrLeaseContract') writer.save() I manage to [...] read more
python
pandas
pandas.excelwriter
0votes
0answers

Issue with UWP getHtmlPrintDocumentSourceAsync( when used along with x-ms-webview)

My app uses x-ms-webview for other requirements. We create the HTML element x-ms-webview and add it to DOM. After its functionality is done, we remove it from DOM. My app also uses Windows document Printing. It uses Windows.Graphics.Printing(PrintManager.ShowPrintUIAsync). The data to printed is converted to HTMLDocumnentSource using the API MSApp.getHtmlPrintDocumentSourceAsync(page) [...] read more
javascript
windows
cordova
webview
uwp
0votes
2answers

Connecting to DB2 using PowerShell

I'm trying to connect to a DB2 database and execute some queries. I had it working a few days ago, but now it's giving some really strange errors and I can't figure out why. The PowerShell connection code $connection = New-Object System.Data.OleDb.OleDbConnection("Provider=IBMDADB2;Database=X;HostName=X;Protocol=TCPIP;Port=X;Uid=X;Pwd=X;CurrentSchema=X"); $ds = New-Object "System.Data.DataSet" $da = New-Object System.Data.OleDb.OleDbDataAdapter($QuerySQL, [...] read more
powershell
db2
0votes
2answers

Microsoft.Speech.Synthesis - Chinese speak error (zh-CN, HuiHui)

It seems like the Microsoft Speech Synthesis issue with Chinese (HuiHui) is still running into the wild. After some researches online and few tries to fix it I couldn't find any solution. The setup Windows 10 (x32) (tested on x64 too) SDK 11 Visual Studio 2017 The error InnerException = [...] read more
c#
text-to-speech
speech-synthesis
0votes
0answers

Entity Framework throws Catastrophic failure

Recently we are facing an issue with Entity Framework , We have a code which just insert s a record into a table using entity framework using DBContext.SaveChanges() . This is throwing an Exception System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException (0x8000FFFF): Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)) at System.Security.Policy.PEFileEvidenceFactory.GetLocationEvidence(SafePEFileHandle peFile, SecurityZone& zone, StringHandleOnStack retUrl) [...] read more
.net
entity-framework
0votes
0answers

IIS 8.5 .NET Framework 4, application fails to load with Catastrophic Error

Recently our Application was uplifted from .NET 2.0 to .NET 4.0. It's based on IIS web Server. We install our application through wix toolset using an .MSI file. Application installers creates new customised AppPool and also provide an option to Key in AppPool Userid and Password during installation and this [...] read more
iis
0votes
0answers

System.TypeInitializationException for SQLConnection only during runtime

I created a simple application to get data from a SQL database. During the debugmode everything works fine. After the deployment or during release mode a TypeInitializationException appears for the SQLConnection object. Before I start the SQLConnection I change the user with the ImpersonatedUser technique. The whole application is based [...] read more
c#
exception
impersonation
sqlconnection
typeinitializeexception
0votes
2answers

Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED )) in UWP app

While opening the MainPage.xaml after creating new uwp project getting error Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)) I am using Visual Studio 2015 and repaired it still I am getting the same error. Please help me out. read more
uwp-xaml
0votes
0answers

COM exception occurs only when I'm logged in to company domain

I have been working on a c# project in VS2017 Community. It's been fine for 6-8 weeks. I went away for the weekend and came back and I'm now getting an exception in my code that was not there previously. > System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException: 'Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED))' At [...] read more
c#
.net
visual-studio
com
0votes
0answers

IIS 10 Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED))

I've a web site that show 'Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED))' in Windows Server 2016. The issue only appeared when ASP.NET was initializing on the first request from a web browser. If you requested the website a second time, the application would finally start. Try the options: * [...] read more
c#
asp.net
iis
windows-server-2016
framework3.5
0votes
1answer

An error occurred during local report processing. ---> Microsoft.Reporting.DefinitionInvalidException: The definition of the report 'xxx' is invalid

I've a VB application which will use .rdl to generate reports in PDF format by using Microsoft.ReportViewer.WinForms. There is an features which we allow the application to run without showing any UI to generate certain reports based on the setting in database. And we use task scheduler to run the [...] read more
vb.net
reportviewer
rdl
0votes
1answer

UWP - ListView Issue, I can't add my search to the list

I have to use a list. I'm trying to add my searched data to the view list and it's crashing again and again. i thing the issue is in list view Thank you. Error: > System.Exception: 'Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED))' XML: <ListView x:Name="listView" Grid.ColumnSpan="5" Grid.RowSpan="5" Grid.Row="2" HorizontalAlignment="Center" [...] read more
c#
uwp
uwp-xaml
0votes
0answers

Issue while creating an App Package for Xamarin.UWP app in release mode

When I try to release an UWP app made in Xamarin, I'm getting following error in release mode. Is there any solution for this issue? ErrorNUTC1056:Internal Compiler Error: 0x8000ffff. Error encountered while compiling method read more
xamarin
xamarin.forms
uwp
syncfusion
xamarin.uwp
0votes
2answers

Not able to Execute Selenium scripts using Jenkins with latest Firefox browser V59 & Gecko Driver

I am currently using FF 59 , Gecko Driver V0.20.1, Windows 10 OS & Eclipse with Maven. When using a batch or executing scripts via eclipse scripts run fine in Firefox but when i try to do the same via Jenkins i get this error. Same question have been asked [...] read more
jenkins
geckodriver
0votes
0answers

Assembly compiling error on PCSpim simulator

i'm new to assembly and i'm studying it applied on MIPS. My university teacher gave us some codes. Here there is one. .data 0x100020000 dati1: .word 0xC000, 0xF000A000, 0x8000FFFF, 0x23150001, 0x0 .text main: sub1: move $t0, $zero la $t1, dati1 ciclo1: lw $t2, 0($t1) move $t3,$t2 bne $t2, $zero, dopo1a [...] read more
assembly
mips
pcspim
0votes
1answer

WUA API unable to find update

Code sample: $UpdateSession = New-Object -ComObject 'Microsoft.Update.Session' $UpdateSearcher = $UpdateSession.CreateUpdateSearcher() $Updates = $UpdateSearcher.Search('IsInstalled=1') $Updates | Where-Object { $_.Title -like '*KB2506143*' } I'm trying to uninstall WMF3 programmatically, but I keep getting errors when trying to utilize wusa.exe, wusa /uninstall /kb:2506143 /quiet /norestart /log:C:\log.evt > CbsClient::CbsClient.00110: Failed to create a CBS [...] read more
windows
powershell
windows-server-2008
patch
wuapi
0votes
1answer

Run WebTest in vNext build via PS-Remoting on Windows 10 server got "System.Data.Entity.Core.ProviderIncompatibleException"

In TFS vNext build I deploy serveral webtests via PS-Remoting to one Windows 10 test agent and run all webtests. It does not not stable because sometimes I get an error with "System.Data.Entity.Core.ProviderIncompatibleException" (s.below) Visual Studio 2015 has be installed on the server. The same tests under the sam condition [...] read more
powershell
tfs-2015
webtest
vnext
0votes
2answers

addons.manager ERROR startup failed:

I am getting this below error, is this really a error or just a warning message that I can ignore, please help. Also my test code runs well but opening another blank window in browser. I am using selenium 3.4.0 Firefox browser 47.0.2 geckodriver-v0.16.1-win64 also need know the compatibility of [...] read more
java
selenium
selenium-webdriver
selenium-chromedriver
selenium-grid
0votes
1answer

JavaScript error: undefined, line 492: Component returned failure code:

I am new to selenium, and getting this below error. Selenium 3.4.0 Firefox browser 47.0.2 geckodriver-v0.16.1-win64 Please help on this, Thanks in advance. :) Below is the test code: System.setProperty("webdriver.gecko.driver","C:\\Users\\User\\Downloads\\geckodriver-v0.16.1-win64\\geckodriver.exe"); /* DesiredCapabilities capabilities = DesiredCapabilities.firefox(); capabilities.setCapability("marionette", false); // true getting : AddonManager is not initialized WebDriver driver = new FirefoxDriver(capabilities); [...] read more
java
selenium
selenium-webdriver
selenium-chromedriver
selenium-grid
0votes
0answers

TinyMCE trouble when loading text (probably Ajax related)

I have a textarea, this is the code: <textarea id="mailtemplate4" class="mceEditor" rows="20" cols="139" name="templatearea4"></textarea> I am using the tinyMCE Editor to display some text which gets generated in an Ajax request. Problem is, the editor shows up, but the text is never displayed, this is the code which is executed [...] read more
php
tinymce
0votes
1answer

Catastrophic failure followed by MAPI_E_INTERFACE_NOT_SUPPORTED when trying to AddPstStore

I am trying to add pst store from outlook addin using Redemption with the code: RdoSession = Redemption.RedemptionLoader.new_RDOSession(); RdoSession.MAPIOBJECT = (AddinModule.CurrentInstance as AddinModule).OutlookApp.Session.MAPIOBJECT; string path = Environment.GetFolderPath(Environment.SpecialFolder.LocalApplicationData) + @"\Microsoft\Outlook\mystore.pst"; RDOStores stores = RdoSession.Stores; RDOStore store = stores.AddPSTStore(path, Outlook.OlStoreType.olStoreDefault, "test"); Line stores.AddPstStore throws System.Runtime.InteropServices.COMException (0x8000FFFF): Catastrophic failure and it creates mystore.pst [...] read more
outlook-addin
outlook-redemption
0votes
0answers

ArcObject IWMSServiceDescription.get_LayerDescription C# error

My goal is to connect to a WMS Service and display a layer on my application's map using ESRI's ArcObject API for .NET. Here is the part of my code I am struggling with: ... String url = "some value"; String layerTitle = "another value"; ... PropertySet props = new [...] read more
c#
.net
arcgis
esri
wms
0votes
0answers

C# "Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED))"

I am building a firewall controller using c#. I am getting a : > Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)) When I am trying to add firewall rules from a list. It seems to work out fine when I just create a rule and add it to the firewall [...] read more
c#
0votes
1answer

Facing error after executing Script written in java(Selenium WEbdriver)

I have created the two files. First file in which I have given the browser name and Url. Second file in which I have given the logical names to the xpath. I have created the two class correspondingly. In first class, I have created all the functions. In second class, [...] read more
java
selenium-webdriver
0votes
1answer

PowerShell script throws error but still produces results

I have a print server with about 50 printers installed with various drivers and not all configurations are set the same. I am moving printers around to new IP addresses based on a new IP schema, and I need to track each printer, its old IP, and the new IP. [...] read more
powershell
printing
remote-server
windows-server-2012-r2
0votes
2answers

Getting pop-up error "Netscape.cfg/AutoConfig failed" when trying to drive firefox via selenium Grid using Watir-Webdriver

Get Error: Netscape.cfg/AutoConfig failed. Please contact your system administrator. Error: defaultPref failed: [Exception... "Component returned failure code: 0x8000ffff (NS_ERROR_UNEXPECTED) [nsIPrefBranch.setBoolPref]" nsresult: "0x8000ffff (NS_ERROR_UNEXPECTED)" location: "JS frame :: prefcalls.js :: defaultPref :: line 58" data: no] Netscape.cfg/AutoConfig failed. Error: defaultPref failed: [Exception... "Component returned failure code: 0x8000ffff (NS_ERROR_UNEXPECTED) I have the [...] read more
firefox
watir-webdriver
selenium-grid2
0votes
2answers

Catastrophic error while setting dependency property

I have got problem while setting dependency property to XAML Element. XAML: <local2:RichTextColumns xmlns:local2="using:App2.Common"> <local2:RichTextColumns.ColumnTemplate> <DataTemplate x:Name="overflowControl1"> <RichTextBlockOverflow Width="1000" Margin="5,0,0,0"/> </DataTemplate> </local2:RichTextColumns.ColumnTemplate> <RichTextBlock Foreground="Black" Width="1000"> <Paragraph> </Paragraph> </RichTextBlock> </local2:RichTextColumns> C# var tmp = (DataTemplate)FindName("overflowControl1"); tmp.SetValue(RichTextBlockOverflow.ActualWidthProperty, 100); It results in > Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED)). I have also [...] read more
c#
xaml
windows-8
-1votes
2answers

Failed to create object of Redemption

Earlier the same code was running but when I ran the code yesterday started getting error at below line of code Dim rdoSessionToCheck As RDOSession = New RDOSession() Error: Creating an instance of the COM component with CLSID {29AB7A12-B531-450E-8F7A-EA94C2F3C05F} from the IClassFactory failed due to the following error: 8000ffff Catastrophic [...] read more
outlook-redemption
-1votes
1answer

Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED SharePoint 2013

This exception appears, "Catastrophic failure (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8000FFFF (E_UNEXPECTED" When I am trying to upload files to SharePoint 2013 It only appears on the production server but it works well on the development server. Any suggestions?! read more
c#
.net
visual-studio
sharepoint
sharepoint-2013
-1votes
1answer

Visual Basic ActiveX control can't access properties and methods at run time

I have a simple ActiveX control that have 4 properties and 8 methods Set and Get, the problem is that i can't access them at runtime , at desin time they works fine below is the error message that occur when i lanch the programm in visual basic and Dispatch [...] read more
activex

Comments

Leave a comment

(plain text only)

Sources

  1. winerror.h from Windows SDK 10.0.14393.0
  2. https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc231198.aspx

User contributions licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0