Monthly Archives: May 2012

Windows XP: missing class msstdfmt.dll

This class missing msstdfmt.dll might be related to a VB6 program you’re trying to use. To download msstdfmt.dll from Microsoft, follow these steps: download 2gb152.exe (<1MB): http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=12972 Run this 2gb152.exe, extracting its contents to c:\temp Copy msstdfmt.dll to c:\windows\system32 click Start, Run, then type cmd and press Enter type regsvr32 c:\windows\system32\msstdfmt.dll Now your program will […]

LabVIEW Shared Variables through Windows 7 Firewall

Getting the LabVIEW 2011 Shared Variable Server to work through Windows Firewall on Windows 7 x64 will require allowing the following programs to pass through the firewall: C:\Windows\SysWOW64\lkads.exe C:\Windows\SysWOW64\lktsrv.exe c:\Program Files (x86)\National Instruments\Shared\Tagger\tagsrv.exe Note: even when using LabVIEW 64-bit, the directory for tagsrv.exe is still under the x86 Program Files. Note: For LabVIEW 32-bit, the […]