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Windows Firewall: MMC could not create the snap-in

On Windows Server 2008 when trying to open either Event Viewer or Windows Firewall settings, I'm getting the following error: MMC could not create the snap-in. The snap-in might not have been ...
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Task Scheduler Crashing MMC

I've been getting errors whenever I try to run the task scheduler for Windows 2008 R2. Each time that I've tried running it, the task scheduler will crash and report the following: Problem signature: ...
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Hyper-V connecting to a remote machine shows "The operation on computer 'x' failed

I'm running Hyper-V manager using this command: runas /user:DOMAIN\username "mmc \"C:\Program Files\Hyper-V\virtmgmt.msc\"" It is using a runas because the user I am logged into my machine as ...
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How to create a custom Services.msc?

I have an application which uses around 10 services. I want to create a Snap shot of Services.msc which has only these 10 services for an Administrator to manage. How this can be done using MMC?
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Use Services Snap-in to Manage Remote Computer not Connected to Domain

I have remote machine that I would like to manage using services.msc. The machine is not connected to the domain so I can't run the management tools as a user that the remote machine knows about. ...
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Updating drivers from Device Manager (remote)

Is it possible to add/update drivers in device manager on a server using the device manager mmc snap-in from a workstation?
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MMC not starting on Window Server 2003

I have Window 2003 server with AD installed. The file server is used to share the folder across network. However after 1 hour suddenly I can't access my share - it asks me the password and then when ...
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“MMC cannot create the snap in ”

I have Windows SBS 2008 R2, and when I try to open console manager or event viewer I get the message MMC cannot create the snap in. How do I fix this?
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Non-admin users can't run mmc on Domain Controller on Windows Server 2008 (ok for Enterprise not for Standard edition)

I have created some delegation for IT administrators. One of the groups of people have some Active Directory permissions but is not server administrators or domain administrators. They also are ...
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Restrict windows server 2008 R2 remote mmc

I am looking for a way how to disable remote access to management console of single Windows Server 2008 R2 with least administrative effort. Server is in domain and there is big amount of other ...
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Is it possible to view a user's certificate store while signed in as a different user? Windows Server 2008 R2

I'm currently migrating a Jenkins server and I need to install a certificate on the new machine for some of my builds. The problem is I'm not sure on which store to use and no one remembers the ...
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Lost access to execute all MMC based console applications (*.msc files)

Some Background There's a web server; it's on a corporate domain and my domain account is in a group that belongs to the local Administrators group on that machine. At some point, and I haven't been ...
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How do you set up pam_check_host_attr auth on Mandriva MMC?

I was recently tasked with trying to set some servers up to do LDAP auth to our existing LDAP db (OpenLDAP on a Mandriva MDS server running MMC to manage it). I managed to get it somewhat working, in ...
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mmc cannot initialize specific snapin

On one particular server attempting to open Share and Storage Management always results in the error MMC cannot initialize the snap-in twice (after pressing OK the first time) and results in a blank ...
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Cant Add Columns to a AD Task pad except for the top level of the domain

We are working on Active Directory taskpads application for user management in our organization and facing stange issue. When we create a taskpad, and when we are at top level of the domain, i can ...
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DHCP snap-in crashes when I select IPv4

When trying to use the DHCP Snap-In remotely from my Windows 7 desktop, it crashes when I select IPv4. This only happens for certain servers, but works fine for other servers. All servers are Windows ...
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MMC Cert Manager Plug-in is making LDAP connection to external site, why?

I'm trying to figure out what is causing 5 of my servers to attempt to connect to an external LDAP server. I inherited these servers when another employee left the company. As far as I know these ...
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MMC crashes in Event Viewer and Task Scheduler Library, Windows Server 2008 x64 (not R2)

I saw a lot of reports on this issue around April 10th-20th, 2011. Then they were caused by an update. Now just the same? Another pack of updates from M$? Regards,