Unable to launch SQL Server Configuration Manager – Invalid class [0x80041010]

You may receive the below image while you access the server configuration manager on your windows server.

Cannot connect to WMI provider. You do not have permission or the server is unreachable. Note that you can only manage SQL Server 2005 and later servers with SQL Server Configuration Manager. Invalid class [0x80041010]

        

This issue could be found due to many reasons. As per the above error, we are facing issues with Invalid Class. Please refer to the following steps to fix this issue.

  1. Go to start and Open Command Prompt with Run as Administrator.

  2. Navigate to the following path.

    C:\ProgramFiles(x86)\MicrosoftSQLServer\100\Shared\
    
  3. Now, run the below command.

    mofcomp sqlmgmproviderxpsp2up.mof
    
  4. You will get below output.

    C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft SQL Server\100\Shared>mofcomp sqlmgmproviderxpsp2up.mof
    
    
    Microsoft (R) MOF Compiler Version 6.1.7600.16385
    Copyright (c) Microsoft Corp. 1997-2006. All rights reserved.
    Parsing MOF file: sqlmgmproviderxpsp2up.mof
    MOF file has been successfully parsed
    Storing data in the repository...
    Done!

          Your SQL Server Configuration Manager should work properly Now.

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