Windows 10: DistributedCom 10016 permissions event error

  1.    12 Dec 2017 #1

    DistributedCom 10016 permissions event error


    This is a repeating error since the 1709 update.
    I edited and applied the permission change according to description posted in one of these subforums.
    That solved that particular application CLSID and APPID
    Another with a slightly different ID number appeared the next days.
    It appears that a new one will turn up once there is a permissions repair.
    Whatever this is does not affect the smooth performance of the desktop but its a curious event.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    13 Dec 2017 #2

    Hi,

    Can you post a screenshot of Eventviewer showing the error message ?

    Cheers,
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  3.    13 Dec 2017 #3

    This is Dec 13 a.m. repeat series. The events from previous days in Dec. are now not listed in the Event viewer. This event is recorded at start up , repeats itself and then is not active for the rest of the day.
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      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    13 Dec 2017 #4

    Hi,

    Thanks. It's a very common error that can easily be corrected. It may well return with the next update though.

    Event ID 10016

    There are a few more related threads at the bottom of this page should you like to read through them.

    Cheers,
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  5.    14 Dec 2017 #5

    These 'errors' can be fixed but nobody apart from MS really understands what further problems may arise from fiddling with the permissions. I recommend leaving these 'errors' alone until MS fixes them.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

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       14 Dec 2017 #6

    I've had these errors show up in Event Viewer for as long as I can remember. They don't actually seem to be causing any issues with my system, so I just ignore them at this point.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  7.    14 Dec 2017 #7

    Same here -- that is, I do just as blackroseMD1 does. I went through the exercise of "fixing" those errors a few upgrades back and decided it was more effort than the results justified. Plus, it comes back with each feature upgrade, so why bother?
    HTH,
    --Ed--
      My ComputersSystem Spec


 

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