Component Object Model (COM) Error – COMADMIN_E_BADPATH 0x8011040A

In this post, you’ll learn about the error “COMADMIN_E_BADPATH 0x8011040A” that is returned when working with COM based APIs or libraries in Windows.

COM Error Message


What is COM?

Microsoft’s COM stands for Component Object Model. Component Object Model (COM) is a networked, object-oriented framework for building interoperable binary software components.   Microsoft’s OLE (compound documents), ActiveX (Internet-enabled components), and other products are built on the COM base technology.

Error Description

Below is the description of this COM Error.

The file path is invalid