Most properties only accept values of a certain type, within a certain range. This error has the following cause and solution:

  • An inappropriate value has been assigned to a property. See the property’s Help topic to determine what types and range of values are appropriate for the property.

An inappropriate value is assigned to a property. This error has the following cause and solution:

  • You tried to set one of the properties of an object or control to a value outside its permissible range. Change the property value to a valid setting. For example, the MousePointer property must be set to an integer from 0 – 15 or 99.