Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library Runtime Error! Program: C:\Windows\System32\mmc.exe Abnormal (NETIQKB53874)

  • 7753874
  • 02-Feb-2007
  • 13-Mar-2008


Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library  Runtime Error!  Program: C:\Windows\System32\mmc.exe  Abnormal Program Termination

Runtime error when loading Domain Migration Administrator console

This can be caused by problems with the availability of the Protar.mdb database


To correct this issue, perform the following:

  • Verify that Protar.mdb or is available and not in a corrupted state.
  • Relaunch the DMA console and be sure to verify that you


Netiq Tech Support recommends creating a backup of the Protar.mdb.  For more information on how to backup and/or restore Protar.mdb, see:

NETIQKB9921:  "How do I backup and restore an existing installation of Domain Migration Administrator?"

Additional Information

Formerly known as NETIQKB53874