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<p class=MsoNormal>Hi Everyone,<o:p></o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal>I have an ArcObjects question I was hoping someone could
help answer. I&#8217;m trying to create a File Geodatabase using VB.Net in
Microsoft VS 10, but I continue to receive the same error.&nbsp; Here is the
code I am using:<o:p></o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><span style='font-size:9.5pt;
font-family:Consolas'>&nbsp; <span style='color:blue'>Public</span> <span
style='color:blue'>Shared</span> <span style='color:blue'>Function</span>
CreateFileGdbWorkspace(<span style='color:blue'>ByVal</span> dataPath <span
style='color:blue'>As</span> <span style='color:blue'>String</span>) <span
style='color:blue'>As</span> <span style='color:#2B91AF'>IWorkspace</span><o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-left:.5in;text-autospace:none'><span
style='font-size:9.5pt;font-family:Consolas'>&nbsp;<span style='color:blue'>Dim</span>
factoryType <span style='color:blue'>As</span> <span style='color:#2B91AF'>Type</span>
= <span style='color:#2B91AF'>Type</span>.GetTypeFromProgID(<span
style='color:#A31515'>&quot;esriDataSourcesGDB.FileGDBWorkspaceFactory&quot;</span>)<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><span style='font-size:9.5pt;
font-family:Consolas'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <span
style='color:blue'>Dim</span> workspaceFactory <span style='color:blue'>As</span>
<span style='color:#2B91AF'>IWorkspaceFactory</span> = <span style='color:blue'>CType</span>(<span
style='color:#2B91AF'>Activator</span>.CreateInstance(factoryType), <span
style='color:#2B91AF'>IWorkspaceFactory</span>)<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><span style='font-size:9.5pt;
font-family:Consolas'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <span
style='color:blue'>Dim</span> workspaceName <span style='color:blue'>As</span> <span
style='color:#2B91AF'>IWorkspaceName</span> = workspaceFactory.Create(dataPath,
<span style='color:#A31515'>&quot;Features.gdb&quot;</span>, <span
style='color:blue'>Nothing</span>, 0)<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><span style='font-size:9.5pt;
font-family:Consolas'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><span style='font-size:9.5pt;
font-family:Consolas'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <span
style='color:blue'>Dim</span> Name <span style='color:blue'>As</span> <span
style='color:#2B91AF'>IName</span> = <span style='color:blue'>CType</span>(workspaceName,
<span style='color:#2B91AF'>IName</span>)<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><span style='font-size:9.5pt;
font-family:Consolas'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <span
style='color:blue'>Dim</span> workspace <span style='color:blue'>As</span> <span
style='color:#2B91AF'>IWorkspace</span> = <span style='color:blue'>CType</span>(Name.Open(),
<span style='color:#2B91AF'>IWorkspace</span>)<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><span style='font-size:9.5pt;
font-family:Consolas'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <span
style='color:blue'>Return</span> workspace<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='text-autospace:none'><span style='font-size:9.5pt;
font-family:Consolas'>&nbsp;<span style='color:blue'>End</span> <span
style='color:blue'>Function<o:p></o:p></span></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal>The error I receive is:<o:p></o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Cambria","serif"'>Retrieving
the COM class factory for component with CLSID
{71FE75F0-EA0C-4406-873E-B7D53748AE7E} failed due to the following error:
80040111 ClassFactory cannot supply requested class (Exception from HRESULT:
0x80040111 (CLASS_E_CLASSNOTAVAILABLE)).<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal>I&#8217;ve done considerable research on this error and it
seems to stem from a license initialization issue. I&#8217;ve found code related
to the license initialization, but it&#8217;s not really working<span
style='font-size:10.0pt'>.</span><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:
"Courier New"'> </span>I&#8217;m at a bit of a loss right now because I&#8217;m
obviously not very proficient at .Net. If anyone has any suggestions, please
let me know. <span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-family:"Bookman Old Style","serif";
color:#1F497D'>Janelle Brown<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";
font-variant:small-caps;color:gray'>GIS Analyst, Corporate Analytics<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";
font-variant:small-caps;color:gray'>Citizens Property Insurance Corporation<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='line-height:5.0pt;mso-line-height-rule:exactly'><span
style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";color:gray'>-------------------------------------------------------<o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";
color:gray'>ofc. 850.521.8373&nbsp;&nbsp; |&nbsp;&nbsp; cell 850.879.2374</span><span
style='color:#1F497D'><o:p></o:p></span></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>

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