The Microsoft Management Console (MMC) is a Windows component and desktop application that hosts so-called snap-ins that provide an interface for configuring and monitoring the system. Most of the administration tools under Microsoft Windows are implemented as MMC snap-ins (*.msc files), including ...

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Server 2012 r2 — Opening firewall on remote Server Core machine for MMC (Comp. management) access

MCSA student here. I'm having some difficulty with this one. Same subnet and workgroup. Server 1 is a physical 2012 R2 server. Server 2 is a Server Core running as a VM on a workstation. As part of ...
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Enabling DDR in SD/MMC causes problems? CMD 11 gives a response but the voltage switch wont complete

I am trying to enable DDR in sd (spec above 2.0) the procedure in the specifications is as follows Execute CMD0 to make the card idle. Execute CMD8 to enable ask about the voltage requirements ...
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Why can't signtool find certificate in machine store?

We have a code signing certificate that is working in TeamCity builds using the following command: signtool sign /a /v /sm /s my /n "NAME_ISSUED_TO" /d "DESCRIPTION" FILENAME Unfortunately the ...
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no /dev/*, but /sys/bus/mmc device info on damaged SD-Card [duplicate]

A friend gave me a broken SD-card, hoping I might recover something from it. I have no trouble mounting any other cards, whatsoever. I am not getting any block devices in /dev, but the mmc subsystem ...
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MMC card reader slow on Linux

I have been searching in and out on google and the forum about the issue I am experiencing with Linux, with no luck so far. This is my system: System: Host: wally Kernel: 3.13.0-37-generic x86_64 ...
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Installing Debian 8 on a Vista-windows free partition - and DRDY ERR

Being at a friends house on his computer (Medion i386) I was installing Debian 8 LINUX (i386) from a netinst-CD on a Win-Vista partition which I freed before via MMC ... The installation was ...
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SelfSLL, Microsoft Management Console, Certificate Not Displaying

I am currently attempting to create a self-signed certificate with the SelfSSL.exe tool from Microsoft's IIS 6.0 Resource Toolkit (I have the metabase compatability enabled); however, when creating ...
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Windows Server Backup , MMC could not create the snap-in.

I have installed windows server 2012 r2 I installed windows back up feature which was working fine. But suddenly it is throwing the exception MMC could not create the snap-in. I have searched but ...
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Not able to create more than 7 partitions on the am335x(beaglebone black) based custom board

I am trying to partition eMMC of BBB(am335x) based custom board, I am using sfdisk to do that. I am using following command to do that, #Partition emmc sfdisk -D -H 255 -S 63 -C 467 /dev/mmcblk0 -uM ...
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Set sdcard “temporary write protect” bit on Linux

I want to set the TMP_WRITE_PROTECT (temporary write protection) bit on my sdcard /dev/mmcblk0. I think this can be done by rewriting the CSD (card specific data) at /sys/block/mmcblk0/device/csd, but ...
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Add context menu items to services (windows)

I am trying to a delete option to the right click menu of windows services, I know that you can do this with right click menus for files such as .cat / .bmp and I think you can here too, so I created ...
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Remote Viewing of Certificates as a Non-admin

Does anyone know how to view certificates remotely from another machine without granting that user admin. rights? I am using the MMC certificates snap-in to view a remote machine. The remote machine ...
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Using 'Print Management' to remotely administer Windows 7 Pro machines

On my work network, we have the Domain Controller running Debian Wheezy, not Windows Server. I have about 250 Windows 7 Pro machines I manage. I know if I were to be using a Windows Server OS that I ...
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Event Viewer snapin fails after a power outage

I was in the middle of opening a saved event log from another computer when our building was hit with a power outage, and my desktop is not protected. After recovering from the power outage, I get an ...
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Local group policy editor: Out of date version?

I've been trying to use gpedit.msc recently but I haven't been having much success. Sometimes the policy editor freezes when I press "apply" (the policy does still apply though), and I can't seem to ...
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Microsoft Exchange 2007 Management Console shows as installed but is not

When I mount the ISO for Exchange 2007 SP1, it shows the steps 1, 2 and 3 greyed out. They display the following information: Step 1: Install .NET Framework version 2.0 - Installed Step 2: ...
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User is not locked out after the logon time expires in winodws 7

I set up parental control to an user account and blocked it from logging in from 5 PM to 8 PM. I ran mmc.exe. added a snap-in. Then from Administrative Templates --> Windows Components --> Windows ...
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Cant install certificate to Intermediate Certification Authorities?

I navigate to MCC and add the Certificates snap-in. From here I right click on Intermediate Certification Authorities > All Tasks and click import I then browse to my Certifcate select it and complete ...
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MMC console stopped working on Windows 7

I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate. I have recently started getting errors whenever I open anything that uses MMC - I get the standard error dialog saying that "The Management Console has stopped ...
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MMC - Certificates Snap-In

When I go on a particular server (Win2k8 R2) and add the Certificate snap-in I get prompted to select which account (my user, service or computer) will manage the snap-in. I have used this snap-in ...
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MMC error in Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2

I'm getting following error while accessing "Disk Management" in "Management Console": MMC has detected an error in a snap-in. It is recommended that you shut down and restart MMC. OS Windows ...
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Broken dropdowns in SQL Server Configuration Manager on Windows 8.1

I recently installed a new virtual VMWare machine for development purposes. The machine has Windows 8.1 (64 bit), Visual Studio 2013 and Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Standard Edition, all with latest ...
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Computer Management / Microsoft Management Console (MMC): why do these look different?

Right clicking on Computer and selecting Manage (asks for the administrator password and then) brings up the Computer Management console. From the Task Manager I can see that the name of the ...
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Can Windows 2008 R2 display a different taskbar icon for each open MMC snap-in?

When developing, I tend to have several MMC windows open, each with a different snap-in. Typically, I have: BizTalk Server Administration Console Event Viewer Services Certificates In Windows ...
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How to save an MMC console with remote computer snap in's

I made an MMC console and added several snap ins to manage computers on my network. I saved it to my desktop and when I open it again every snap in is giving me information about the local computer ...
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Sudden severe performance Issues with Windows Home Server 2011

I have a Windows Home Server 2011 box with an Athlon 64 X2 dual processor, 6Gb RAm, and 4 2Tb disks configured as a couple of mirrored raid arrays. I use this box to run nightly backups of the 4 ...
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dns snap-in fails to sync

I use the DNS tool to update DNS on a domain. I log in as a domain admin to one of the domain controllers and use the DNS tool but as of yesterday it doesn't sync to the domain. It only has 10 or so ...
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How to run each snap-in as a different user

I manage 4 different domains on our internal network and each of them requires a different domain\user and password. What I want to do is run a MMC and add 4 different Active Directiory (Users & ...
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MMC and Eventvwr Won't Run on 32-bit Windows 8

Situation: Windows 8 Release Preview on 32-bit hardware. Problem:The Eventvwr won't run. Tried double-clicking actual executable in \System32. Tried 'Run as Administrator'. I looked at the ...
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Read-only access to MMC functionality

Does anyone know of a Windows Server 2008 role(s) to allow readonly access to MMC (MS Management Console) facilities - i.e. we would like to be able to remotely view (not add/update/delete) ...
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Reset Windows 7 group policy settings

For my system, there are two accounts. I applied a few changes to a secondary account via the group policy object snap-in of Window's management console. Despite applying these changes to the ...
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Installing a custom Root authority certificate for a Service Application

I have an Windows service application, that executes under a specific user account, that calls a remote web service via HTTPS. The certificate the remote server uses is issued by a Root authority ...
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What to do if you want the Active Directory MMC plugin to be available?

I don't understand or think that much about active directory. Right now I am just wondering how the following icon comes up on my desktop. What needs to be installed on my machine to get it. More ...
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Windows 7 Certificate Manager Snap-In without access to MMC

In support of a remote end user, I need to walk them through adding a trusted root certificate to their computer's "Computer Account". This is no big deal, except this user is running Windows 7 Home ...
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How do I resolve the “MMC cannot initialize the snap-in” error in Windows 7?

When I'm trying to add the "Windows Firewall With Advanced Security" Snap-in, I get this error message: MMC cannot initialize the snap-in I searched for a solution but couldn't find any.
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Retrieve Personal Certificate from Windows XP

A user's smime certificate was not backed up, and now resides only in the personal keystore of his computer, and I do not have the password to his account. Is there a way to open his certificate ...
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Is it possible to show all certificates of a node (windows 7)

Is it possible to show also local Computer Certificates as non-Administrator? Over mmc.exe it's not possible...
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Get a driver for SD/MMC card [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows 7 does not recognize Media Card Reader after upgrade from Vista Hi, I updated to Windows 7 and everything works fine except for my SD/MMC card. Windows can not ...
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Microsoft Management Console stops working when I add snap-in to it

I have Windows 7 Ultimate OS. I'm opening mmc.exe as administrator and trying add Certificates or any other snap-in, then while loading that snap-in MMC breaks and displays following message and ...
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How can I start certmgr.msc for computer account?

I can start individual Management Console snap-ins by starting them directly without going through starting mmc.exe and selecting the snap-ins I want. However, for certmgr.msc selecting in MMC gives ...
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How can I get the Windows 7 Manage menu back?

My computer is running Windows 7. I don't know how it happened, but my Manage menu — Computer > Manage — disappeared. How can I bring it back? Or is there a shortcut for it?
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What is the function of “Connect to console” in tsmmc.msc? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What exactly is the console session in RDP? When creating a new connection in the Remote Desktops MMC snap-in, there is an option called "Connect to console" which is ...
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mmc could not create the snap-in. CLSID: FX:{18ea3f92-d6aa-41d9-a205-2023400c8fbb} error

MMC Snap-in will not load most processes and throws an error on Windows 2008R2 x64. It gives the error: mmc could not create the snap-in. CLSID: FX:{18ea3f92-d6aa-41d9-a205-2023400c8fbb} when ...
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MMC application crashes when trying to add snap-in

The MMC application keeps on crashing whenever I try to add a snap-in on my PC. Google didn't really help much. Is there any way I can check whats causing it to crash? The event log doesn't help ...
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mmc.exe starts and then immediately stops

I'm having a problem where I can't run mmc.exe or any of the programs that depend on it. (services.msc, eventvwr.msc, etc) If I try to open any of these things, the mouse flickers for a second and ...
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Invoking an MMC Snap-in function from Windows command shell: is it possible?

I need to execute a MMC Snap-in function from the Command Shell of a Windows computer. I need it to schedule this command in the same Windows PC and executes in background. Probably this questions ...
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“Host USB device connections disabled” in VMware?

I installed Linux, Windows XP and Chrome OS in VMware Workstation 7 and in every OS the USB host doesn't work. When I start some of the Operating Systems this message shows up: Host USB device ...