[python-win32] Library not Registered Error while running WMI example script

Tim Golden mail at timgolden.me.uk
Fri Mar 14 13:59:26 CET 2008

siddhartha veedaluru wrote:
> I have installed win32 extensions on my windows 2003 server
> i'm using python 2.5.1.
> downloaded the wmi module 1.3.2 to my machine
> used
> "python setup.py install"
> to install the module
> i tried run an example mentioned in the web page. it gave the following
> error.
> File "C:\Python25\Lib\site-packages\wmi.py", line 157, in __init__
> comobj._oleobj_.GetTypeInfo().GetContainingTypeLib()[0].GetTypeComp()
> pywintypes.com_error: (-2147319779, 'Library not registered.', None, None)
> Script terminated.

Just to test, could you run this code to see if it produces
the same result? (This is basically what the wmi module
does behind the scenes).

import win32com.client
win32com.client.GetObject ("winmgmts:")



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