Verifying Active Directory Installation

Check the status of the shared SYSVOL

Verify DNS registration and functionality

Verify communication with other domain controllers

Verify replication with other domain controllers

Verify the availability of the operations masters

Store VMware PowerCLI login credentials

Connect to VirtualCenter Server and enter credentials

Save the credentials to the credential store file (By default the credential store file is stored – encrypted – under the user profile directory)

How to repair or fully rebuild Windows WMI Repository

For Windows Vista and newer try to run the following:

  1. Verify repo (If the result shown as inconsistent, go to step 2)
  2. Repair repo
  3. Verify repo to check again wmi repository had been repaired successfully

To fully rebuild the WMI Repository follow these steps:

  1. Disable and stop the winmgmt service (Disable is important, elso you can’t rename the folder in step 2)
  2. Rename C:\Windows\System32\wbem\repository
  3. Enable and start the winmgmt service
  4. Open a CMD prompt as Administrator
  5. Navigate to C:\Windows\System32\wbem\
  6. Run the cmd (this will take a minute or so to complete)
  7. Now run the cmd
  8. Now run the cmd
  9. Restart computer