Unable to manage DCOM remotely with DCOMCNFG from client machine

Source: Microsoft Support

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Unable to manage Servers remotely by using DCOMCNFG from client machine if Internet Information Services is not installed.

Cause



RemoteAccessEnabled is disabled.

Resolution



Warning Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly by using Registry Editor or by using another method. These problems might require that you reinstall the operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that these problems can be solved. Modify the registry at your own risk.


To enable RemoteAccessEnabled, follow these steps:


 


1.       Click Start, click Run and then type: Regedit, and then click OK.


2.       Locate and then click the following subkey: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\COM3  


3.       Locate the key: RemoteAccessEnabled

4.       Right-click RemoteAccessEnabled, and then click Modify.


5.       In the Edit DWORD Value dialog box, type 1 , and then click OK.


6.       On the File menu, click Exit.

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