Re: How to catch an exception?

"Igor Tandetnik" <>
Sat, 31 Mar 2007 09:48:10 -0400
"Anders Eriksson" <> wrote in message

I have a VC++ client that attaches to a COM server via
CreateDispatch(). I then get an object from the COM server via a
function called GetItemDocument(long nItem);

If the document doesn't exist, an exception is thrown, and here is my
problem. I can't catch the exception!

My calling code looks like this:

lpDisp = m_project.GetItemDocument(0); // here i exit to
AfxCallWndProc() }
catch(COleException &ex)

MFC exceptions are thrown by pointer. Make it

try {...}
catch (COleException* ex) {

With best wishes,
    Igor Tandetnik

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