Error The RPC server is unavailable. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x800706BA) while WMI script execution [resolved]

WMI(Windows Management Instrumentation) is powerful and flexible tool  when used correctly, it can deliver the best and most important information about your computers, servers and notebooks. 
But when connecting to the remote machine fails then following error can be occurred.

The RPC server is unavailable. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x800706BA)

To resolve error you need to cross verify the below checklist to resolve the above error.

  • Verity that "Windows Management Instrumentation" is running in the remote machine and set it to auto start after restart.
  • Verify that you are entered correct host name or IP Address
  • you need to check that "Remote Procedure Call (RPC)" is running in the remote machine and set it to auto start after restart.
  • you need to check that "TCP/IP NetBIOS Helper" is running in the remote machine and set it to auto start after restart.
  • Need to enable Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) rule in windows firewall in order to add Bot-Station in Cockpit and following is the steps to do so.
  • Go To Windows Firewall >> Allow app or feature through windows firewall >> Enable Domain, public, home/work Privilege for Windows Management Instrumentation(WMI).
After checking above steps you can resolve the above issue. 

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