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Change a DCOM application's identity with a script

I have a Powershell script to set up a WS2012 web server with no user interaction. The only thing I can't do in the script is to change the identity of a DCOM application. Or, more specifically, I ...
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Which Windows services are required for DCOM?

I noticed after setting up a DCOM Config for an application that it would not save due to the "Server Service" not being started. I am also getting some errors with the "COM+ Event System" service ...
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BizTalk/MQ - DCOM was unable to communicate with the computer xxx using any of the configured protocols

I've read the other questions on this same error, but don't see a close match to this scenario. We got 18 of these last night between 12:17:13 and 12:39:37 on Win 2008/R2. It caused us to lose ...
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DCOM Error 10010 The server {7D1933CB-86F6-4A98-8628-01BE94C9A575} did not register with DCOM within the required timeout

We've been experiencing this DCOM error message for the last month or two. It doesn't appear to be doing any harm, but it's worrying that it's happening so frequently. What steps do I need to take ...
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DCOM Server - Identity / Problems with network access

I have an old DCOM Server (proxy is probably written in .Net 1.1), which i migrated to W2K8 Server (from 2003 Server). I found out, that the proxy .exe and the process which it communicates on the ...
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Windows program started with conhost.exe has no access rights to network shared drives

We clustered a Liferay portal that runs on Glassfish application server (java). The newest Glassfish works in the way that it has a central node that can start other nodes on other computers with ...
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Event ID 10009 DCOM

We have a Server 2008 R2 DC that is generating Event ID 10009 - "DCOM was unable to communicate with the computer X using any of the configured protocol." I found this question: Event ID 10009 on ...
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Set the username and password for DCOM application

Is there a way to run a script against a remote machine to enter the username and password for a specific DCOM application? Locally on the server, I can open up Command Prompt, and type: dcomperm ...
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DCOM: How to allow access to all remote users

We are create virtual machine instances which will host our app server. These are run on our laptops for demo Our app server uses DCOM to perform remote authentication/access to services. I want to ...
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How come identical name and authentication between two windows PCs on same network works?

My Experiment So I set up a simple network with Two computers. Both on the same Work group. I created a LOCAL user 'A' with pasword 'A' in Computer 1. And then I created an identical named LOCAL ...
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Powershell 3.0 Enter-PSSession fails randomly, reboot solves it. DCOM error in Event Viewer on target machine

Using PowerShell's Enter-PSSession (even locally, against the local computer) fails randomly with the following message. Running Windows 2012 Standard with all updates. The error message takes a while ...
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Fatal error: Class 'COM' not found in C:\inetpub\wwwroot\test.php on line 22

There is an IIS 7 webserver and PHP 5.3 I have set com.allow_dcom = true on php.ini file and restarted the webserver. I need to use hmailserver by: $obBaseApp = new COM("hMailServer.Application"); ...
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Deleted a CA improperly and receiving a 10009 Event ID error

The basic run down is I didn't know what I was doing and I deleted a CA I stood up but I couldn't get to work properly. I know dumb. But that being said not much I can do about it now. I went through ...
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Console dump of a DCOM configuration for a given GUID?

Is there a way to dump the DCOM settings for a given DCOM object on the command line, if the GUID is known? (Maybe using PowerShell)
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How to get DCOMperm.exe from Microsoft

So I've been trying to solve the "The application-specific permission settings do not grant Local Activation permission" problem and everything I've been reading says I need to get "DCOMperm.exe". ...
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Prevent SBS 2008 from connecting to an iomega-storage via DCOM

I have one Windows Small Business Server 2008 with his system-event-log flooded with eventid 10009 and source DCOM. DCOM works perfectly with every single machine in the network except the iomega ...
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Remote WMI Connection Issue on Windows Server 2008 R2

I just did a clean install of Windows Server 2008 R2 (x64). I have an application that talks to the server using Remote DCOM communication and queries some WMI objects. All is good while I use the ...
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WMI permissions on Win2008 R2

Attempting to use a SQL monitoring package (Red-Gate) that queries OS metrics via WMI. Running on a Windows 2003 server, I can monitor one server running Windows 2008 R2 but not another. Using ...
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Event ID 10009 on Server 2008 R2 DCOM was unable to communicate with computer X

On Windows Server 2008 R2 I am getting a DCOM event error 10009 "DCOM was unable to communicate with computer X" I can't ping computer X, I don't know what computer X is, and computer X is not in AD. ...
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DCOM Authentication Fails to use Kerberos, Falls back to NTLM

I have a webservice that is written in Classic ASP. In this web service it attempts to create a VirtualServer.Application object on another server via DCOM. This fails with Permission Denied. However ...
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Is there a way to set access to WMI using GroupPolicy?

From various documentation it appears that to change WMI access you need to use WMI to access the running service and modify specific parts of the tree. Its kind of annoying changing 150,000 hosts ...
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How can I enable ahadmin properties?

I need to run dcomcnfg.exe on a Windows Server 2008 and in Component Services\Computers\My Computer\DCOM Config, select the “ahadmin” COM+ package and add a new Endpoint. Problem is that I can't do ...
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Unable to modify DCOM Config properties for a single application in Component Services

The following is appearing in the application server role events. The machine-default permission settings do not grant Local Activation permission for the COM Server application with CLSID ...
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SQL job cannot access Microsoft Excel DCOM application. Permissions are set. What gives?

I have a SQL job that runs a VB script that uses an object provided by the Microsoft Excel DCOM application. Excel 2003 is installed and working. Both SQL Server and SQL agent run under ...
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Cannot configure NAP DCOM security

I've just added a new 2K8 domain controller to an existing domain as part of a transition from 2k3. I am getting a lot of DCOM 10016 errors, indicating launch security permission problems on a ...
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change Access Permissions in Component Services > COM Security with script/api?

How do I go about changing the Access Permissions for the COM Security? I need to write new values to "Edit Limits..." and "Edit Default..."
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Powerpoint missing from DCOM config

I have an application that automates the creation of powerpoint files in an ASP.NET environment. This requires that I install powerpoint on the server and also set permissions in the DCOM ...
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DCOM configuration: accounts with same name but different passwords problem

I'm experiencing troubles with DCOM configuration. Here is the case: I'm using some product which supports client-server interaction through DCOM, but the client won't get any access to the server if ...
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Ahadmin disabled

I am trying to manage ahadmin on windows 2008 server: component servivces (MMC snapin) -> Computers\My Computer\DCOM Config\ahadmin -> Properties but, when the properties window gets opened ...
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Is it possible to script DCOM permissions using built-in Windows Server 2003 tools?

Is it possible to script commands using batch commands, VBScript, or anything else? I need to modify a few DCOM components to grant permissions to local groups.