WinRM cannot compete the operations. RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi Al,,

    i am facing the below error.

    Connecting to remote server test.contoso.com failed with the
    following error message : WinRM cannot complete the operation. Verify that the specified computer name is valid, that
    the computer is accessible over the network, and that a firewall exception for the WinRM service is enabled and allows
    access from this computer. By default, the WinRM firewall exception for public profiles limits access to remote
    computers within the same local subnet. For more information, see the about_Remote_Troubleshooting Help topic.
    At line:1 char:1
    + New-PSSession -ConnectionURI "$connectionUri" -ConfigurationName Micr ...
    + ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
        + CategoryInfo          : OpenError: (System.Manageme....RemoteRunspace:RemoteRunspace) [New-PSSession], PSRemotin
        + FullyQualifiedErrorId : WinRMOperationTimeout,PSSessionOpenFailed

    i have already check the netsh proxy, winRM service is running, firewal is  off, time is sync. but unable to resolve.

    Kindly guide to resolve the issue.


    Muhammad Sajid Azeem

    Wednesday, August 12, 2020 9:59 PM

All replies

  • Confirm that the Windows Remote Management (WinRM) service is running on the server.
    • Proposed as answer by Robotitude Saturday, September 12, 2020 8:54 PM
    Saturday, August 15, 2020 10:25 PM
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    Saturday, September 12, 2020 9:00 PM