Component Object Model (COM) Error – FVE_E_POLICY_RECOVERY_KEY_NOT_ALLOWED 0x8031005E

In this post, you’ll learn about the error “FVE_E_POLICY_RECOVERY_KEY_NOT_ALLOWED 0x8031005E” 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.

Group policy settings do not permit the creation of a recovery key.