Component Object Model (COM) Error – ERROR_GRAPHICS_OPM_INVALID_HANDLE 0xC026250C

In this post, you’ll learn about the error “ERROR_GRAPHICS_OPM_INVALID_HANDLE 0xC026250C” 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 function failed because the caller passed in an invalid OPM user mode handle.