Component Object Model (COM) Error – ERROR_GRAPHICS_SOURCE_NOT_IN_TOPOLOGY 0xC0262339

In this post, you’ll learn about the error “ERROR_GRAPHICS_SOURCE_NOT_IN_TOPOLOGY 0xC0262339” 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.

Specified source is not part of the specified VidPN’s topology.