WMI Resync

Quick Description This automation policy resyncs the WMI repository.
Applies To On-premises N-able N-central 9.0.x
Last Revised Feb. 22, 2012


This automation policy performs the appropriate WMI repository resync commands for Windows XP, Window 7 and Windows 2000, 2003 and 2008 servers.

Input parameters

No input parameters are required.

Automation policy


WMI repository is resynchronized.


Windows XP and Windows 2000 WMI Resync Commands:

  • winmgmt /clearadap
  • winmgmt /kill
  • winmgmt /unregserver
  • winmgmt /regserver
  • winmgmt /resyncperf

Windows 2003 WMI Resync Commands:

  • wmiadap.exe /c
  • wmiadap.exe /f
  • lodctr /R

Windows 7 and Windows 2008 WMI Resync Commands:

  • winmgmt /salvagerepository