Getting alert on the host system running the PA Filesite.
Inventory Collector Inventory Collector Probe methods: WMI, System Details program Failder to retrieve system details via WMI: Timed out waiting for PAHelper to handl WMI request. Service log file has more details.

asked 26 Nov '18, 11:28

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Hi Chris —

WMI is not enabled for remote queries by default, which is unfortunate. We have an FAQ about enabling it here:

https://www.poweradmin.com/help/faqs/how-to-enable-wmi-for-remote-access/

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answered 26 Nov '18, 15:47

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Quinn With your first answer I was able to get the Inventory issue resolve. I wa able to get the Satellite issue resolve by manually adding the port 8000 to the servers firewall rules.

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answered 26 Nov '18, 16:49

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That is looking at a remote system. The PA FileSight is running on the server that is posting the Inventory Connector error. Also getting a Satellite not connected from the remote server. Still looking into that. Confirmed both servers have the correct security permissions in the WMA as outline in the how to article.

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answered 26 Nov '18, 16:11

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Terry,

Please forward the log files for both the central and the satellite service to support@poweradmin.com. Also on the satellite server please open IE browser and go to the address that you have the satellite configured to use. Example https:\centralServerName:portnumber Please send me a screenshot of what is returned in IE.

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