How to register ActiveX object
The ActiveX object is a software component created by an arbitrary producer in any programming language that can be used in every system which takes advantage of ActiveX objects. The ActiveX object has got either the invisible form or it is a visible component with the graphic user interface (graphic control object). The invisible objects can be used in the PROMOTIC system by the PmaActiveX
object, while the visible ActiveX control objects can be used in graphic images in the PROMOTIC system by the PmgActiveX
object. To use the ActiveX object on the computer in programs, it must be correctly registered in the operating system.
The registration is made either by the installation program of the component (if it exists) or the ActiveX object must be registered manually by the utility regsvr32.exe.
ActiveX object located in panel that is enabled for Web will be functional only in Internet Explorer
web browser in emulated document mode lower than 11.
The syntax of calling the register utility regsvr32.exe
is as follows:
where ActiveXFile is the file name of the ActiveX object (including the extension OCX, DLL or EXE)