In this post, you’ll learn about the error “ERROR_GRAPHICS_CHAINLINKS_NOT_STARTED 0xC0262434” 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.
Below is the description of this COM Error.
An attempt was made to start a lead link display adapter when the chain links were not started yet.