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How To Track "Permission Denied" Errors on DLL Files
Article ID: 286198 - View products that this article applies to.
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When you try to create a component or access a method, you may receive the following error message:
Or you may receive the following error message from Active Server Pages (ASP):
Run-time Error '70': Permission Denied
These errors mean that there are insufficient permissions to access a file.
Server object, ASP 0178 (0x80070005)
The call to Server.CreateObject failed while checking permissions.
Access is denied to this object.
/Test/abort.asp, line 3
To find the dynamic-link library (DLL) file on which the caller has insufficient permissions, you can trace all access to all files with the Filemon tool. Similarly, you can trace all calls that go to the registry with the Regmon tool. You can download both of these tools from the following Sysinternals location:
Steps to Capture Permission Issues
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Article ID: 286198 - Last Review: December 26, 2006 - Revision: 1.2