[python-win32] Problem using win32com.client.Dispatch on Win7 64bit

Misy leagen1 at gmail.com
Sat Apr 9 13:26:45 CEST 2011

Mark Hammond <skippy.hammond <at> gmail.com> writes:

> 64bit processes can't use 32bit COM objects (at least not in-proc - not 
> sure about external) and I guess your COM object is 32 bit.
> The easiest answer is probably just to install the 32bit Python and 
> 32bit pywin32 extensions - you can either leave or remove the 64bit 
> version - they can co-exist happily...
> Cheers,
> Mark

Hi, everyone,

   I met the same problem. However, for some reasons, I cannot change to use
32bit python and pywin32. If someone konw how to really get the 32bit COM in the
64bit pywin32? Or maybe another solution to get COM with 64bit python.


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