WinRM failed when create Windows8.1 template

Publication Date:  2015-04-29 Views:  257 Downloads:  0
Issue Description

Issue Description: when creating windows 8.1 Image template, the desktop cloud image optimization tool pop up a error: Config WinRM failed, please confirm network type is work, refer the online help

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Handling Process

Step1: check the ISO vm network type, the existing config is Public Network, this is not correct ,which will cause WinRM failed.networkconfig_副本.png

Step2: in windows 8.1, find Run and input secpol.msc

Step3:Local Security policy will pop up. Security setting>Network List Manager Policies, select the network name which type is Public network.

Step4: Right click the network and click Properties> Network Location, set Location Type: private

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Step5: double click the network card to open Network and Sharing Center. Verify the network type is private

Step6: run the desktop cloud image optimization tool again the configure success.

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Root Cause
the network type should be private , any other kind of network type will cause WinRM failed.
Suggestions
the ISO VM network type should be private

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