While using a digitizer in DIGTESTW or ARCEDITW, this Windows 95 error occurs:
COM ERROR 8 Cause
DAK is installed in a non File Allocation Table (FAT) sub-directory. Solution
You need to be un-installed the DAK and re-installed in the appropriate subdirectory:
1. From Windows Explorer, navigate to C:\Program Files\DAK and delete the DAK folder.
2. Delete the DAK shortcut icon from the desktop. If it is not on the desktop, right-click Start, left-click Open, double-click the Programs folder, delete the DAK shortcut icon.
3. Empty the Recycle bin.
4. Re-install the DAK. When the installation program asks where you want to install the DAK, select C:\DAK instead of C:\Program Files\DAK.
Article ID: 000001749
Software: PC ARC/INFO / DAK 3.5.1