Additional WMI Troubleshooting
The above discusses the most common errors behind WMI failures. After trying these, if you are unable to get WMI services working, consult the following articles about this subject on Microsoft’s Technet and Developer Networks:
• WMI Isn’t Working!: Troubleshooting Problems with WMI Scripts and the WMI Service. (See www.microsoft.com/technet/scriptcenter/topics/help/wmi.mspx)
• WMI Diagnosis Utility: A New Utility for Diagnosing and Repairing Problems with the WMI Service (See www.microsoft.com/technet/scriptcenter/topics/help/wmidiag.mspx)
• WMI Troubleshooting (See msdn.microsoft.com/enus/library/aa394603.aspx)
While the above URLs are believed correct, they may change.