When launching bv-config for unix 'BVCONF~1.OCX' error occurs

Article:TECH148430  |  Created: 2011-01-18  |  Updated: 2011-01-18  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH148430
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On Launching bv-config for unix, a pop up box appear and bv-config for unix did not load.


Error occurred: Component 'BVCONF~1.OCX' or one of its dependencies not correctly registered: a file is missing or invalid:Error in launching bv-config unix console. [bvconf~1.ocx error]


Re-register the activex control.

  1. Go to the start menu, and right click on the command prompt, and select run as administrator
  2. Navigate to the directory that the activex control resides in (eg: c:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\BindView\bv-Control\UNIXShared\Bin")
  3. From the command prompt regsvr32 bvConfigForUNIXOCX.ocx
  4. Wait for the dialog box confirming it has been registered.
  5. Try to re-open bv-config for Unix. It should now open successfully.

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