Re: DCOM error help needed

Dan Waldron ( (no email) )
Fri, 3 Jul 1998 16:43:53 +1000

Probably off topic, but I just installed IIS 4 two weeks ago, and I have
been wondering about the same error message! It's installed on a clean NT


Dan Waldron
Diversified Data
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-----Original Message-----
From: Kris Kedzierski <>
To: <>
Date: Friday, 3 July 1998 0:24
Subject: DCOM error help needed

>Does anybody know what might be causing this? After I installed Option pack
>with IIS4, I get the following error from the event viewer:
>DCOM got error "An instance of the service is already running." attempting
>to start service IISADMIN with arguments""in order to run the server:
>Prior to that , I didn't have an IIS installed. I checked the registry,
>but there is only one instance of that ID as a service.
>Anybody knows ?
>Kris Kedzierski
>Kris Kedzierski
>Activetech Online