Application proxy that uses COMTI type library does not install on Windows XP

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SYMPTOMS
When you try to install an application proxy that is generated on a computer that is running Microsoft Windows 2000, you receive the following error message for a COM+ application that uses a COMTI type library on a computer that is running Windows XP:
Error registering COM+ Application.
The error logs include the following errors:
Product: MyCOMTIApp (Application Proxy) -- Error 1928. Error registering COM+ Application. Contact your support personnel for more information.
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Product: MyCOMTIApp (Application Proxy) -- Installation operation failed.
Even with this error, the application is added to the Component Services Microsoft Management Console (MMC). However, when you try to bring up the application properties, you receive the following error message:
Object was not found in registry.
NOTE: The application proxy installs correctly on a computer that is running Microsoft Windows 2000.
RESOLUTION
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows XP. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322389 How to obtain the latest Windows XP service pack
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This problem was first corrected in Windows XP Service Pack 1.
MORE INFORMATION
For more information about how to install multiple hotfixes with only one reboot, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
296861 How to install multiple Windows updates or hotfixes with only one reboot
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Article ID: 323137 - Last Review: 01/17/2015 05:39:33 - Revision: 2.1

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