From the verbose logs of WinMgmt you should have an idea of the namespace
for which the connectio is being attempted.
If you really don't have that namespace, as you can verify easily with
then you should try to fing-out if there is a MOF file that contains
the definition of that namesapce.
If you re-compile that MOF file, does the situation improve ?
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"jim" <jim@NOSPAM.com> wrote in message
> Has anyone dealt with this one before?.. "The MAD Monitoring thread was
> unable to connect to WMI, error '0x8004100e'." I tried correcting it by
> following the steps in TechNet article Q288590, however the error still
> persists in the application log on my Exchange server appearing every five
> minutes or so. I can't monitor the system through "Monitoring and Status"
> in the Exchange Admin now. Everything shows up as "Unknown".
> Server is Exchange2K (SP3) on Win2K (SP3).
> (*Apologies if you believe i'm cross-posting. I tried to only choose
> relevant newsgroups.)