Com object on Windows 10 gives an error

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LotusE
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Com object on Windows 10 gives an error

Post by LotusE » 2015-11-12T07:45:17-07:00

Hi everybody,

I installed the x64 binary (version 6.9.2.5 of Imagemagick) a couple of weeks ago and chose to register the imagemagick dll's on my new windows 10 pc.

When I use the Imagemagick com object from my software, I get a COM error 80020009. This is one of the commands I pass:

$nres = $oimg.convert("-colorspace","sRGB", "-size", "2670x3060","-density", "92", "xc:white", $ctempfile)

When I use my software on a Windows 7 or 8 computer also with the Imagemagick Com object, I don't get any errors. So it appears to be related to Windows 10.

I already installed the Visual Studio 2013 C++ redistributable (X86 and X64) on my computer + restarted it, but I still get errors.

At the same time, I noticed that space on my harddisk was running empty. I found that for each COM error, imagemagick (I think?) creates a file in C:\users\<username>\Appdata\Local\Temp , causing the harddisk to run full.

I don't know what to do next, does anyone have any idea why I get the COM error on Windows 10? Or an idea in which direction I have to start looking?

Thanks in advance for the help!

Kind regards

Steve

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