Microsoft KB Archive/927170
Article ID: 927170
Article Last Modified on 11/13/2006
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
- Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
When you try to access the Local Users and Groups snap-in in Microsoft Windows 2000, you receive the following error message in the right pane:
Additionally, a red X appears next to the Local Users and Groups node.
This problem occurs because the Activeds.tlb file does not exist in the location that the registry specifies. By default, the registry specifies the following location for the Activeds.tlb file:
To resolve this problem, copy the Activeds.tlb file to the %SystemRoot%\System32 folder.
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