Component Object Model (COM) Error – COMQC_E_BAD_MESSAGE 0x80110604

In this post, you’ll learn about the error “COMQC_E_BAD_MESSAGE 0x80110604” 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 message is improperly formatted or was damaged in transit