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does someone faced error "The RPC server is unavailable" during connecting to Disk management MMC console to Hyper-V Server R2? Servers are in the same AD domain and MMC console is enabled on Hyper-V.

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Both source and destination are 2008 R2? –  Kara Marfia Aug 28 '09 at 14:28
    
Yes. Both R2. I can access firewall settings, server management snapin but Disk Management returns mentioned error. –  GrZeCh Aug 28 '09 at 18:49
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You need to change the Firewall rules on both machines (NOT only the Hyper-V Server)

Run this command on both machines:

netsh advfirewall firewall set rule group="Remote Volume Management" new enable=yes

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GREAT. Updating firewall on both sides was the case. Thank you –  GrZeCh Aug 29 '09 at 11:35
    
I'm still getting this. It was succesfull on my physical machine, but when I executed this command on my Virtual Client, it said: "No rules matched the given criteria". That's translated, since the machine runs Dutch language. –  KdgDev Oct 1 '10 at 10:14
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