SQL Configuration Manager WMI issue

If you see this specific issue while launching SQL Configuration Manager, you can follow the workaround specified in this blog post




Open Command Windows as Elevated administrator user

cd %ProgramFiles(x86)%\Microsoft SQL Server\110\Shared

mofcomp sqlmgmproviderxpsp2up.mof



Re launch SQL Configuration manager. Now you should be able to open up SQL Configuration Manager. If you still have issues, please report to https://connect.microsoft.com/SQLServer/Feedback



Comments (1)

  1. Glenn Wilson says:

    I have had this several times, have had these instructions in my notes for a while now… this is a great one to get you out of trouble.