BSOD: DllRegisterServer failed

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I just received the following message one of my Windows 10 computers running Trend Micro Internet Security. BSOD: DllRegisterServer failed with error code 0x80040201. It has taken control of the screen. What can I do?
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This BSOD screen message is a recent technical support scam on the internet. The origin of this message is from a web link click, a downloaded free software, and other sources. Do you know if you recently installed any free software? Or, what actions did you perform before the message is displayed? Please let us know.

For more info on these scams, please see:
[FAQ] Seeing BSOD full screen message, what to do

Once we have more info, we'll be able to decide how to fix your issue. Thanks.
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