If you receive this error when attempting to open Quicklinks in your SI5 –

Description: Could not load file or assembly ‘Interop.QuickLinks,Version=,Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=15fb7b3e370e8a6a’ or one of its dependencies. The system cannot find the file specified.

Details: Error: FileNotFoundException…..

This means that you have not installed the Quicklinks add-on. To do this you need to go to the Control Panel and Add/Remove Programs. You will then chose System Integrator 5 (5.1) and Change.

si5 a/r

This will open the installer and you will progress to Modify Selection


There you will left-click on Quicklinks and select “Entire feature will be installed on local hard drive”


Then run a Repair on SI 5 from add/remove programs


(If you do not Repair you may receive this message –

Description: ActiveX component can’t create object


User Message:

Details: Error: COMException ErrorCode=-2146827859 (Interop.QuickLinks.QuickLinksClass.StartQuickLinks) (DTools.SystemIntegrator.Navigator.NavigatorShell.OnOpenQuickLinks) (DTools.SystemIntegrator.Navigator.CommandManagement.Command.Execute) (DTools.SystemIntegrator.Navigator.CommandManagement.ToolStripMenuItemCommandExecutor.menuItem_Click) V5.1.0.0……