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FIX: Error message when you register a COM+ component: "The COM+ System Application service terminated unexpectedly"


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Symptoms

On a Microsoft Windows Server 2003-based computer, the Microsoft COM+ system process may crash when you register a COM+ component. Additionally, the following error message is logged in the event log:
Event Type: Error
Event Source: Service Control Manager
Event Category: None
Event ID: 7031
Date: Date
Time: Time
User: N/A
Computer: ComputerName
Description: The COM+ System Application service terminated unexpectedly. It has done this 1 time(s). The following corrective action will be taken in 1000 milliseconds: Restart the service.

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Resolution

Service pack information

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
889100� How to obtain the latest service pack for Windows Server 2003

Hotfix rollup information

To resolve this problem, install the Windows Server 2003 Post-Service Pack 1 COM+ 1.5 Hotfix Rollup Package 10 on the computer.

For more information about how to obtain Windows Server 2003 Post-Service Pack 1 COM+ 1.5 Hotfix Rollup Package 10, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
924729� Availability of the Windows Server 2003 Post-Service Pack 1 COM+ 1.5 Hotfix Rollup Package 10

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Status

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This problem was first corrected in Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2.

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More information

For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684� Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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Keywords: KB915922, kbpubtypekc, kbqfe, kbbug, kbwinserv2003sp2fix

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Article Info
Article ID : 915922
Revision : 7
Created on : 12/5/2007
Published on : 12/5/2007
Exists online : False
Views : 280