Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people, just like you, are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
Solved

Avira Management Console / SBS 2008 / mmc could not create snap-in

Posted on 2013-01-01
3
1,158 Views
Last Modified: 2013-01-16
Hi,

     during the Christmas break we had a server restart which installed some updae to SBS 2008 and to Avira Server Security.

Now it appears to be working except that I cannot anymore connect to the "Avira Management Console Frount End" - I receive the message "MMC Could not create the snap-in".

Whereas before it used to request a password - Now I see "MMC could not create the snap-in"  ?

Any ideas ?

Happy New Year - ChrisColeman.
0
Comment
Question by:ChrisColeman
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 19

Accepted Solution

by:
Kash earned 500 total points
ID: 38736142
I have seen it before. The easiest solution would be to uninstall and reinstall the console.

Do not worry you will not lose any configuration as normally when you uninstall it you get an option to save configuration.

Even if you somehow lose the configuration its a doddle to get it up and running pretty much straight away.
0
 

Author Comment

by:ChrisColeman
ID: 38736882
Sounds good  - Will try it on Saturday - Configuration data was my main concern - Thanks Chris.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:ChrisColeman
ID: 38782177
Cheers ..
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Site Down Detector

Helpful to verify reports of your own downtime, or to double check a downed website you are trying to access.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

I recently had to create a utility which aim is to update McAfee's Virusscan and that had to be launched from a command line. I thought I’d share my experience with you. Why is it useful to be able to update an Antivirus from the command line?…
A quick step-by-step overview of installing and configuring Carbonite Server Backup.
Established in 1997, Technology Architects has become one of the most reputable technology solutions companies in the country. TA have been providing businesses with cost effective state-of-the-art solutions and unparalleled service that is designed…
Email security requires an ever evolving service that stays up to date with counter-evolving threats. The Email Laundry perform Research and Development to ensure their email security service evolves faster than cyber criminals. We apply our Threat…

840 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question