Component Object Model (COM) Error – TPMAPI_E_INVALID_PCR_DATA 0x80290117

In this post, you’ll learn about the error “TPMAPI_E_INVALID_PCR_DATA 0x80290117” 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 specified PCR data was invalid.