Component Object Model (COM) Error – ERROR_VID_RESERVE_PAGE_SET_IS_BEING_USED 0xC0370023

In this post, you’ll learn about the error “ERROR_VID_RESERVE_PAGE_SET_IS_BEING_USED 0xC0370023” 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.

Cannot destroy or reuse the reserve page set for the virtualization infrastructure driver because it is in use. Restarting the virtual machine may fix the problem. If the problem persists, try restarting the physical computer.