Component Object Model (COM) Error – FVE_E_VOLUME_NOT_BOUND 0x80310017

In this post, you’ll learn about the error “FVE_E_VOLUME_NOT_BOUND 0x80310017” that is returned when working with COM based APIs or libraries in Windows.

COM Error Message

FVE_E_VOLUME_NOT_BOUND 0x80310017

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 data drive specified is not set to automatically unlock on the current computer and cannot be unlocked automatically.