Microsoft Excel or Microsoft Word does not appear in DCOM Configuration snap-in

There are times when you may want to configure permissions for Excel in the DCOM configuration tool. This is a fairly straightforward process if you follow http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms678426(VS.85).aspx – “Setting Process-Wide Security Using DCOMCNFG”. But you may run into a problem where “Microsoft Excel Application” doesn’t appear in DCOM. Additionally, you may receive the following error when working…