This article was previously published under Q279129
When you try to use the ServerXMLHTTP object on a Windows 95 or Windows 98 platform (or on a Microsoft Windows NT platform with Microsoft Internet Explorer 5 or earlier), you may receive the following error message:
ClassFactory cannot supply requested class
The ServerXMLHTTP object is not supported on the Windows 95 and Windows 98 platforms.
The ServerXMLHTTP object is supported on platforms such as Windows 2000 and Windows NT 4.0 with Internet Explorer 5.01 (or later) installed.
The ServerXMLHTTP object, which was introduced with Microsoft XML 3.0, provides methods and properties that enable you to establish an HTTP connection between files or objects on different Web servers.