Error: "Cannot connect to WMI provider. You do not have permission or the server is unreachable. Note that you can only manage SQL Server 2005 servers with SQL Server Configuration Manager" (Doc ID 913771.1)

Last updated on JUNE 30, 2016

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version: 5.0 to 6.2.1 - Release: 5.0 to 6.2
Primavera Contractor - Version: 6.1 and later    [Release: 6.1 and later]
All Platforms

Symptoms

When attempting to launch SQL Server Configuration Manager, the following error occurs:

ERROR
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Cannot connect to WMI provider. You do not have permission or the server is unreachable. Note that you can only manage SQL Server 2005 servers with SQL Server Configuration Manager.
Invalid class [0x80041010]

Cause

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