Sorry I should have said that I have Windows ME and that the program did run
fine when I first installed it. I hadn't used it for quite awhile because
of the online version so don't know when it started having a problem.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Charlie Hansen" <4Charlie@...>
Sent: Thursday, July 10, 2003 3:01 PM
Subject: Re: 1881 census
> Hello Carol,
> On 10 Jul 2003 you wrote:
> > I have the 1881 census CDs which worked on my computer previously but
> > when I try to access any information on them I get this error message:
> > Run-time error: 2147319779(8002801d)
> > Automation error
> > Application-defined or object-defined error.
> > I installed the Viewer on my old computer and it works fine there so it
> > has to be something that is missing on this computer. I uninstalled the
> > program and reinstalled it twice but get the same message each time.
> Are you running Windows XP on your new computer? There are some
> application programs that will not function properly under XP. I believe
> there is an update or patch (New reader program?) available to fix your
> problem, but I can't recall which list I saw it on. Perhaps someone else
> running XP can help, if that is your OS.
> Charlie Hansen