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Q. Ordinal 6571 (or 6883, etc) could not be located in the dynamic link library

or

 server object error 'ASP0177:800401f3
 the call to Server.CreateObject failed.
 the requested object instance cannot be created
[Note: if you get this error, it is worth doing
regsvr32 authxocx.ocx in the installation directory as a first step, then try again]

or

regsvr32 <module>.ocx returns
"Get last error returns 0x000000b6"
or
you see the following when installing the software:
Installation attempted to update the file
MFC42.dll
but failed.

A.

Note Flicks Software products require Windows NT/2000 and above.

Also see here and here

Flicks Software products as of 12/16/98 use the latest version of the mfc42.dll support file from Microsoft.
The products come with and require the latest version of the mfc42.dll dated 9/26/98, size 995,383 (File Manager - winfile.exe) 973k (Explorer), File version 6.00.8267.0, product version 6.0.100.

  • Exit the installation program.
  • Make a backup copy of mfc42.dll (likely location: C:\WinNT\system32\mfc42.dll)
  • Download the latest mfc42.dll: http://www.flicks.com/mfc/mfc42.dll and save it into your system32 directory.
  • If you cannot save (access denied: in use) then try and delete mfc42.dll in the system32 directory
    • If you cannot delete the file (access denied: in use) then move or rename mfc42.dll to mfc42.old.
    • Download the latest mfc42.dll: http://www.flicks.com/mfc/mfc42.dll and save it into your system32 directory.
    • Reboot
    • Install the software again.

Installation should update mfc42.dll. However if it is being used by other programs, the older version will remain locked in place.

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