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DCOM failure: DCOM got error "Server execution failed " from the computer <server name> when attempting to activate the server

Last Modified: 2013-12-04
I get the following error while making a DCOM call:
DCOM got error "Server execution failed " from the computer <server name> when attempting to activate the server:<GUID of server service>

Similarly, I get the following error on server:
"The server <GUID of server service>did not register with DCOM within the required timeout."
The event id raised is 10009.
what can be the probable cause? how to go about fixing it? any clues?

One thing more, the server is an active-active cluster configuration, which means the service would be there on both the cluster nodes. Is this causing any problem? Earlier this service was running fine on one server and one client scenario.

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