Error message running “Microsoft Baseline Configuration Analyzer”. The specific error message is “Microsoft Baseline Configuration Analyzer – Error – The WinRM Client cannot complete the operation within the time specified. Check if the machine name is valid and is reachable over the network and firewall exception for Windows Remote Management Service is enabled”.
netstat -anb | find "SYN"
We are looking for SYN_SENT entries and we found SYN_SENT entries bearing our destination IP Address.
Installed WireShark and noticed the same thing.
Frame Messages – Body
Frame Messages – Detail
Noticed the same entries:
- TCP Retransmission … [SYN]
Microsoft Network Monitor
- TCP:[SynReTransmit #162]
- Same TCP:[SynReTransmit]
- Destination Port
The default WinRM port is 5985.
Installation and Configuration for Windows Remote Management
Need to work with the Network\Firewall team and have them open up port 5985