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Information Server client install - error when starting IBM InfoSphere DataStage client - vmdsdesigneroptions.dll

Technote (troubleshooting)


61518 ***Internal error***
Failed to create designer options from vmdsdesigneroptions.dll

Resolving the problem

Use Start -> Run to register the following:

  • RegSvr32 C:\WINDOWS\system32\atl.dll
  • RegSvr32 C:\IBM\InformationServer\Clients\Classic\VMDSToolsOptionsManager.dll
  • RegSvr32 C:\IBM\InformationServer\Clients\Classic\vmdsdesigneroptions.dll

Document information

More support for: InfoSphere Information Server

Software version: 8.1

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1420658

Modified date: 03 March 2011