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Windows 2012 Server having a strange error where the Server Manger shows "unknown" for all the local server properties, all other functions appear to work fine...  any ideas how to fix this?

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Windows 2012 Server having a strange error where the Server Manger shows "unknown" for all the local server properties, all other functions appear to work fine...  any ideas how to fix this?
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Perhaps your refresh time is too long

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On the Manage menu in the Server Manager console, click Server Manager Properties.

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In the Server Manager Properties dialog box, specify a time period, in minutes, for the amount of elapsed time you want between refreshes of the data that is displayed in Server Manager. The default is 10 minutes.

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Click OK when you are finished.
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