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What does "800706BE: The remote procedure call failed" mean?



Several WMI-sensors are reporting 800706BE: The remote procedure call failed.

What does it mean, and what can be done about it?

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Created on Feb 8, 2012 10:03:21 AM

Last change on Feb 8, 2012 10:11:19 AM by  Konstantin Wolff [Paessler Support]

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this error may indicate that the RPC Service is not running on the target machine. Please have a look at this Microsoft KB Article for details.
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Created on Feb 8, 2012 10:16:54 AM by  Konstantin Wolff [Paessler Support]

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