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80041008: One of the parameters to the call is not correct



WMI cannot connect to Windows Server 2008 Server, giving error: 80041008: One of the parameters to the call is not correct.

80041008--one-of-the-parameters-to-the-c server-2008-r2-wmi wmi

Created on Jun 8, 2011 7:44:45 PM

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Hello Daniel,

80041008 is a WMI specific but nevertheless very vague error indicating problems on a low system level.

Hoping that Microsoft didn't kill WMI in 2k8R2x64 globally we suggest you try the steps in our Repair List for WMI problems.

best regards.

Created on Jun 9, 2011 12:23:43 PM by  Torsten Lindner [Paessler Support]

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