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When you try to insert clip art in a document in a Microsoft Office program, the clip art is not inserted and you receive the following error message:
Clipart cannot complete the operation.
Interface not registered. Error code 0x80040155.
This issue may occur when the Ole32.dll file that is on the computer is not correctly registered. Additionally, this issue may occur if your installation of MicrosoftWindows is damaged
To resolve this issue, use one of the following methods.
Method 1: Register the Ole32.dll fileTo register the Ole32.dll file, follow these steps:
Method 2: Perform an in-place upgrade (reinstallation) of WindowsFor more information about how to perform an in-place upgrade (reinstallation) of Windows, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/315341/ )How to perform an in-place upgrade (reinstallation) of Windows XP
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/292175/ )How to perform an in-place upgrade of Windows 2000
Article ID: 889885 - Last Review: November 15, 2006 - Revision: 3.3