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Old 14-10-2012, 12:36
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Default MSCOMCTLLIB and CorelDrawX6

One of the users of my macros upgraded from X5 to X6 and the macros would not run. After considerable research I discovered the problem was caused by the form controls contained in the Windows common module MSCOMCTL.OCX. (e.g. Treeview, ImageList) The 64-bit version of CorelDrawX6 will not recognize MSCOMCTL.OCX. Installing the 32-bit version of CorelDrawX6 solved the problem.
This problem is not unique to CorelDraw- MS Office users have been complaining about this for some time. The background is contained in this thread:

http://social.technet.microsoft.com/...b-d8189e6cfd40

So if your are using these control on your VBA forms, your users must install 32-bet CorelDrawX6 even if they have a 64-bit computer.
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Old 10-12-2012, 22:15
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Default MSCOMCTLLIB 64-bit

And just a quick note that Microsoft has said there will be no 64-bit version of this, so you are better to move away from it in the future. Going forward with X6 I highly recommend the new WPF .NET approach, you get all the cool stuff with it.

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