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&H80004005 (-2147467259) error was caused.

This error may occur on European Windows. On German Windows, it is shown as '???? ????: &H80004005 (-2147467259) Unbekannter Fehler'. Install Japanese language support by visiting

Errors on Executing

Errors on JPO

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Error, 429 or 430.

There error were raised on unstable system. The most probable reason is in Windows Script. Please visit Windows Script site <> and install Windows Script.
If it does not come to good, try uninstall all GetIPDL and install GetIPDL.

Error, 407 Proxy authorization required

GetIPDL supports only limited servers. Please ask to network administrator.

How to Set Proxy Server Address

Fundamentally, GetIPDL uses the proxy used by Internet Explorer. The proxy server address is stored in the registry whose key name is
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings
and the value name is
. If you have a problem about proxy sever, set a proxy server address manually. (For example,, and so on.)


Why GetIPDL does not have searching feature ?

It can be done on Internet Explorer. The documents list can be translated from the context menu of the browser. See Tips of GetIPDL.

How to save and restore GetIPDL setting.

You can save setting information of GetIPDL.

  1. Run 'regedit'.
  2. Export registry key and values of 'HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\VB and VBA Program Settings\GetIPDL\Settings'.
  3. It creates a file having '.reg' extension.

How to restore setting.

  1. Right click the file created on above.
  2. Select 'merge'.
  3. It restore GetIPDL setting.

The above procedures can be seen on movie. Click here.


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