Disable Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM) (All Windows)

Distributed Component Object Model, or DCOM, provides a method for distributed network applications to communicate with one another. This setting allow you to disable support for DCOM.

1.Open your registry and find or create the key below.

2.Create a new String value, or modify the existing value, called "EnableDCOM" and set it according to the value data below.

Exit your registry; you may need to restart or log out of Windows for the change to take effect.

Registry Settings
System Key : [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft \Ole]
Value Name : EnableDCOM
Data Type : REG_SZ (String Value)
Value Data : "Y" = enabled, "N" = disabled

Disclaimer : Modifying the registry can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. We cannot guarantee that problems resulting from modifications to the registry can be solved. Use the information provided at your own risk.