Component Object Model (COM) Error – ERROR_GRAPHICS_NOT_A_LINKED_ADAPTER 0xC0262430

In this post, you’ll learn about the error “ERROR_GRAPHICS_NOT_A_LINKED_ADAPTER 0xC0262430” 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 display adapter is not linked to any other adapters.