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WMI connections failing

Created by Chris Foley, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

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Overview

WMI-based monitors fail to connect to target system.

Environment

  • All SAM versions
  • All Windows versions

Cause 

The System hosting the SAM installation is not trusted.

Resolution

1. On the Target system being monitored, go to Administrative Tools > Local Security Policy.
2. Click Network List Manager Policies.
3. Double-click Network Location.
4. Set Location Type to Private.
5. Set User Permissions to User can change Location.

6. Click OK.

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