INFO: Error Messages Shared Between VBCE and VBScript

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The Windows CE Toolkit for Visual Basic 6.0 (VBCE) and eMbedded Visual Basic (eVB) share the following list of error codes and descriptions with Visual Basic Script (VBScript).


The error codes and messages are as follows:

Error Code Description

When error handling is turned on in VBCE or eVB, the Source property of the Err object will return "VBScript runtime error" when encountering one of the errors listed below.
5          Invalid procedure call or argument
6          Overflow
7          Out of memory
9          Subscript out of range
10         Array fixed or temporarily locked
11         Division by zero
13         Type mismatch
14         Out of string space
17         Can't perform requested operation
28         Out of stack space
35         Sub or Function not defined
48         Error in loading DLL
51         Internal error
52         Bad file name or number
53         File not found
54         Bad file mode
55         File already open
57         Device I/O error
58         File already exists
61         Disk full
62         Input past end of file
67         Too many files
68         Device unavailable
70         Permission denied
71         Disk not ready
74         Can't rename with different drive
75         Path/File access error
76         Path not found
91         Object variable not set
92         For loop not initialized
94         Invalid use of Null
322        Can't create necessary temporary file
424        Object required
429        ActiveX component can't create object
430        Class doesn't support Automation
432        File name or class name not found during Automation operation
438        Object doesn't support this property or method
440        Automation error
445        Object doesn't support this action
446        Object doesn't support named arguments
447        Object doesn't support current locale setting
448        Named argument not found
449        Argument not optional
450        Wrong number of arguments or invalid property assignment
451        Object not a collection
453        Specified DLL function not found
455        Code resource lock error
457        This key already associated with an element of this collection
458        Variable uses an Automation type not supported in VBScript
500        Variable is undefined
501        Illegal assignment
502        Object not safe for scripting
503        Object not safe for initializing
32811      Element not found
Syntax Errors
1001	 Out of memory 
1002	 Syntax error 
1003	 Expected ':' 
1005	 Expected '(' 
1006	 Expected ')' 
1007	 Expected ']' 
1010	 Expected identifier 
1011	 Expected '=' 
1012	 Expected 'If' 
1013	 Expected 'To' 
1014	 Expected 'End' 
1015	 Expected 'Function' 
1016	 Expected 'Sub' 
1017	 Expected 'Then' 
1018	 Expected 'Wend' 
1019	 Expected 'Loop' 
1020	 Expected 'Next' 
1021	 Expected 'Case' 
1022	 Expected 'Select' 
1023	 Expected expression 
1024	 Expected statement 
1025	 Expected end of statement 
1026	 Expected integer constant 
1027	 Expected 'While' or 'Until' 
1028	 Expected 'While', 'Until' or end of statement 
1029	 Expected 'With' 
1030	 Identifier too long 
1031	 Invalid number 
1032	 Invalid character 
1033	 Unterminated string constant 
1034	 Unterminated comment 
1037	 Invalid use of 'Me' keyword 
1038	 'loop' without 'do' 
1039	 Invalid 'exit' statement 
1040	 Invalid 'for' loop control variable 
1041	 Name redefined 
1042	 Must be first statement on the line 
1043	 Cannot assign to non-ByVal argument 
1044	 Cannot use parentheses when calling a Sub 
1045	 Expected literal constant 
1046	 Expected 'In' 
1047	 Expected 'Class' 
1048	 Must be defined inside a Class 
1049	 Expected Let or Set or Get in property declaration 
1050	 Expected 'Property' 
1051	 Number of arguments must be consistent across properties specification 
1052	 Cannot have multiple default property/method in a Class 
1053	 Class initialize or terminate do not have arguments 
1054	 Property set or let must have at least one argument 
1055	 Unexpected 'Next' 
1056	 'Default' can be specified only on 'Property' or 'Function' or 'Sub' 
1057	 'Default' specification must also specify 'Public'") 
1058	 'Default' specification can only be on Property Get


Article ID: 180751 - Last Review: October 20, 2003 - Revision: 2.1
  • Microsoft Windows CE Toolkit for Visual Basic 6.0
  • Microsoft eMbedded Visual Basic 3.0
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