How to Verify WMI Permissions Required for ConfigMgr SCCM Console Access

We are going to see, how we can check and confirm the WMI permissions Required for SCCM / ConfigMgr console access. Also, some very useful links which would help you in console-related troubleshooting.

Log file to look into SMSADMINUI.log. Location -> \Program Files\Microsoft Configuration Manager\AdminConsole\AdminUILog

  • Run wmimgmt.msc from the primary site server.
  • Go to WMI control –> properties
How to Verify WMI Permissions Required for ConfigMgr SCCM Console Access
How to Verify WMI Permissions Required for ConfigMgr SCCM Console Access
  • In Security tab, expand root, and click SMS
How to Verify WMI Permissions Required for ConfigMgr SCCM Console Access
How to Verify WMI Permissions Required for ConfigMgr SCCM Console Access
  • Click security in the results pane to see the permission
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  • Click advanced, click SMS Admin, then view-edit
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  • If the SMS Admins group does not have Enable Account and Remote Enable permission, grant the permission
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  • Repeat this procedure for other groups used in addition to SMS Admins

More detailed Troubleshooting on console issues, please refer the following TechNet Article and More Troubleshooting Tips

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