RPC server is unavailable help please

  Jaro 10:51 08 Jan 2006
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hi, hope somebody will able help me on this one.

i have installed windows media centre and i can not connect it to the internet. when i try to install any drivers i get message RPC server is unavailable. does anybody know how to make it work?

if i look in network connections there is nothing but when i looked in device manager my ethernet adapter is installed properly i dont understand it. can anyone help me please.

  Hamish 10:59 08 Jan 2006

Try Google or click here;en-us;Q224370

  Hamish 10:59 08 Jan 2006

Got that link wrong again

  De Marcus™ 11:01 08 Jan 2006

This should work click here

  VoG II 11:01 08 Jan 2006

Hamish's link click here

  Jaro 11:05 08 Jan 2006

thank you for that but it didnt work. i dont know what else to try. any other ideas?

  Jaro 11:06 08 Jan 2006

sorry i didnt tell you buys i did that before i post to this forum i tried to start the RPC server but it didnt work

  Jaro 11:11 08 Jan 2006

i tried windows support tools and i got this result maybe it would help:



Netcard queries test . . . . . . . : Passed
[WARNING] The net card '1394 Net Adapter' may not be working because it has not received any packets.



Per interface results:

Adapter : Local Area Connection

Netcard queries test . . . : Passed

Host Name. . . . . . . . . : media-027525f80
IP Address . . . . . . . . : 0.0.0.0
Subnet Mask. . . . . . . . : 0.0.0.0
Default Gateway. . . . . . :
NetBIOS over Tcpip . . . . : Disabled
Dns Servers. . . . . . . . : 194.168.8.100
194.168.4.100

IpConfig results . . . . . : Failed
Pinging DHCP server - not reachable
WARNING: DHCP server may be down.

AutoConfiguration results. . . . . . : Passed

Default gateway test . . . : Skipped
[WARNING] No gateways defined for this adapter.


WINS service test. . . . . : Skipped
NetBT is disable on this interface. [Test skipped].


Global results:


Domain membership test . . . . . . : Passed
Dns domain name is not specified.
Dns forest name is not specified.


NetBT transports test. . . . . . . : Skipped
There are no interfaces that have NetBT enabled. [Test skipped]


Autonet address test . . . . . . . : Passed


IP loopback ping test. . . . . . . : Passed


Default gateway test . . . . . . . : Failed

[FATAL] NO GATEWAYS ARE REACHABLE.
You have no connectivity to other network segments.
If you configured the IP protocol manually then
you need to add at least one valid gateway.


NetBT name test. . . . . . . . . . : Skipped
There are no interfaces that have NetBT enabled. [Test skipped]


Winsock test . . . . . . . . . . . : Passed


DNS test . . . . . . . . . . . . . : Failed
[WARNING] The DNS Resolver Cache service is not running. [ERROR_SERVICE_NEVER_STARTED]
[FATAL] Cannot get the DNS Adapter Information from the registry, error 0x267c DNS_ERROR_NO_DNS_SERVERS


Redir and Browser test . . . . . . : Skipped
There are no interfaces that have NetBT enabled. [Test skipped]


DC discovery test. . . . . . . . . : Skipped


DC list test . . . . . . . . . . . : Skipped


Trust relationship test. . . . . . : Skipped


Kerberos test. . . . . . . . . . . : Skipped


LDAP test. . . . . . . . . . . . . : Skipped


Bindings test. . . . . . . . . . . : Passed


WAN configuration test . . . . . . : Skipped
No active remote access connections.


Modem diagnostics test . . . . . . : Passed

IP Security test . . . . . . . . . : Skipped
The IPSec service is not started.
Service status is: Stopped
Service startup is: Automatic


The command completed successfully

  Skyver 11:21 08 Jan 2006

Might help click here

  Jaro 11:27 08 Jan 2006

im not sure that this is how to solve my problem i dont have the symptoms below. are u sure it will work? cos i dont wont to edit registry if its not nessesery

SYMPTOMS
When you restart your computer that runs Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, or Microsoft Windows XP, the following conditions may occur:
• You cannot move icons on the desktop.
• You cannot view event log entries.
• You can open the Services Microsoft Management Console (MMC), but you cannot see any services listed.

  Skyver 11:28 08 Jan 2006

If it doesn't apply, don't do it, just a suggestion.

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