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When you start Microsoft Office Accounting Express, or when you print a report in Accounting Express, you receive the following error message:
If you click the link to view the report data, an error message that resembles the following message appears:
Microsoft Small Business Accounting has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience. To see what data this error report contains, click here.
Additionally, Accounting Express stops responding.
Class not registered (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80040154 (REGDB_E_CLASSNOTREG))
The problem occurs if the following conditions are true:
This problem occurs because key components that are used by Accounting Express are deleted when you uninstall SQL Server 2005.
To resolve this problem, uninstall Accounting Express, and then reinstall Accounting Express.