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Resolve WMI connectivity issues using the SCCM console

If you recognize an issue with WMI connectivity to a remote system, use the Check Computer Access task to resolve the issue. This launches the same dialog you use to provision the WMI providers to remote systems.

  1. Log in to the SCCM console.
  2. In the navigation pane, click Assets and Compliance.
  3. In the Assets and Compliance navigation pane, locate and select the computer you want to update.
  4. Right-click the computer and select RealTime Computer Info.
  5. In the Computer Explorer window, click the Actions tab and then click Check Computer Access.
  6. In the Computer Access Management window, complete the following dialog boxes:

  7. Complete the Task Options Wizard to specify the target systems and schedule and execute the task.

    See Task Options Wizard for details.