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It's easy! All Activity Home Home Servers & NAS Windows Home Server & Windows Server Windows Home Server 2011 Computer and Server Backup The Windows Home Server 2011 Connector Has Encountered An Unexpected Remember me Or Log In Instantly: Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Google Sign in with Twitter No account? Can anyone give me any suggestions? http://trigonahosting.com/windows-home/windows-home-server-connector-has-encountered-an-unexpected-error.html

Fire up your command prompt, navigate to the CertLog folder (default is c:\windows\system32\certlog) and first check the database using 'esentutl /g -CA.edb' (replace with the name of your server Share this post Link to post Share on other sites bowlsys 0 Newbie Members 0 1 post Posted May 22, 2011 Exactly the same here, I have 2 machines each Anyone have any specific recommendations or warnings? You must use the ip address of the server. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/2520547

The Windows Home Server 2011 Connector Has Encountered An Unexpected Error Windows 10

I see the progress bar go almost to the end and then it just rolls back and then gives me the error Share this post Link to post Share on other This is so damn frustrating!!! I did the same on the machine I was trying to install the connector on (all optional updates) 3.

It might start but then stop within a few seconds. Then I removed the 'dash' in the server password. I had a 'dash' in the password. Windows Home Server Connector Windows 10 Top Login or register to post comments Wed, 04/27/2011 - 1:19pm (Reply to #9) #10 mcewinter Offline Joined: 16 Oct 2010 Not sure if this is relative but I always had

Share this post Link to post Share on other sites benogil 1 Advanced Member Members 1 323 posts Location:Texas Posted May 3, 2011 One persons fix for restores - In Windows Server 2012 Essentials Connector Has Encountered An Unexpected Error As for the RAM, that entirely depends on what you plan on doing with the box. Just upgraded my HP EX495 to WHS2011 and I was able to connect my HTPC Win7 x64 to it, and my Mac OSX to it as well. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/f10ac1aa-ae45-49ff-b6a4-d2307f34fcef/windows-home-server-2011-connector-has-encountered-an-unexpected-error?forum=winservergen Most likely the installer.

Mythtv for Windows options Tip Of The Day: Starting Your Digital DVD... Windows Home Server 2011 Connector Windows 10 Both computers fully updated, although I wonder it it was an updated that caused the problem. Can you explain your question about accessing the WHS on a different IP subnet? I even tried an older wired only router to rule out the router (D-Link DIR-655).

Windows Server 2012 Essentials Connector Has Encountered An Unexpected Error

I've tried manually activating the services, changing the client computer's name, disabling ipv6, changing the registry, uninstalling .net 4, not using OpenDNS.. news Now this service is especially important during connection or removal because it supplies the unique ID for a new PC which also must be revoked for removal - same system, same The Windows Home Server 2011 Connector Has Encountered An Unexpected Error Windows 10 Amz shows the 1815+, 1- 4T Red HD, 2x8 RAM at $1076.  If $1K gets me off a WSE and less headaches, I'm in.  I found users pulling out the stock 2GB Whs 2011 Connector Windows 10 Eventually I had to do a clean install of the client.

But alas, we continue...As you know, I just upgraded my HP EX495 to WHS2011 and I was able to connect my HTPC Win7 x64 to it, and my Mac OSX to news I will post more when I figure out why server is resolving to the wrong IP address. ContactMoreEmail for Help/SupportContact PaulEmail our Advertising TeamAbout Thurrott.comMoreMeet PaulAbout Petri.comOur Other SitesMorePetriThurrottIT Unity HomeWindows 10MoreWindows 10 Field GuideMobileMoreMicrosoft SurfaceWindows PhonesMicrosoft BandAndroidAppleCloudMoreOffice 365Outlook.comOneDriveSkypeBing + MSNOfficeDigital MediaMoreGroove MusicMicrosoft Movies & TVXbox + GamesMoreXbox I probably have easily 40+ hours messing with WHS... Cannot Connect The Computer To The Server Because Either Another Software Installation

I get an "Unexpected error has occurred" trying to install Connector for WHS 2011 on a new Dell PC, 64 bit, Windows Home Premium. Troubleshooting Standby Popular Content Today's:How to Enable Concurrent Sessions in Windows 7 Service Pack 1 RTM Actiontec Ethernet over Coax MoCA Network Adapter Fractal Design Define R4 ATX Chassis D-Link Dual If you are running Windows Server Essentials 2012 R2, the in-box Connector software doesn't currently work. http://trigonahosting.com/windows-home/windows-home-server-2011-connector-error.html Also, any market for used Server parts here?  I'll prob go ahead and trouble shoot the hardware and confirm what works and does not, sell off the good parts and recoup

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Alas, it was not the issue. It solved my problem. Everything tried simply barfs immediately after entering home server password with 'unspecified error'. https://goo.gl/XmJYFK Dismiss Notice WHS 2011: Cannot install Connector on Win7 x64 machine!

Old Hippie, Aug 3, 2012 Old Hippie, Aug 3, 2012 #22 Aug 3, 2012 #23 Philmatic [H]Lite Messages: 113 Joined: Sep 15, 2011 Just throwing this out there, but did you Tuesday, January 10, 2012 8:29 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Like you I ended up, having tried every relevant suggestion I could find without success, at my however The PC could not find the WHS Server and therefore did not do backups. check my blog For now I'm content with Ubuntu and look forward to learning it's ins and outs.

Try these. Log into the server, double click the WHS program on the desktop and do what you want to the server. Modifying the hosts file is obviously a temporary workaround. I noticed in several posts that the WHS 2011 Connector installer somehow referenced the Domain name and was looking for SERVER.domainname.country.

Enable Commercial Skipping on Windows 7... He's right. Old Hippie, Jul 28, 2012 Old Hippie, Jul 28, 2012 #9 Jul 28, 2012 #10 beelzibub Limp Gawd Messages: 153 Joined: Jul 11, 2007 As far as I know, if you at Microsoft.Deployment.WindowsInstaller.Installer.CheckInstallResult(UInt32 ret) at Microsoft.WindowsServerSolutions.ClientSetup.ClientDeploy.Helper.RunMsi(String msiPathOrProductCode, String logFilePath, Dictionary`2 msiProperties, Boolean install, ProgressChangedEventHandler progressHandler) [4812] 120728.154130.1790: ClientSetup: RunMsi returned error: RetCode=1603 [4812] 120728.154130.1790: ClientSetup: Failed to install C:\Windows\Temp\Client Deployment Files\ClientCore.msi [4812]

Several functions may not work. Didn't touch the client OS's. I've been building computers for years, but this is my first server build and setup. That thread George linked didn't show much either.*sigh* Mike Garcen (shadymg) MissingRemote Editor-in-Chief Windows Entertainment and Connected Home MVP (formerly Media Center MVP) Twitter @mikegarcen MissingRemote on Facebook Top Login or

Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy Forums Search Pringals, Jul 25, 2012 Pringals, Jul 25, 2012 #3 Jul 25, 2012 #4 benogil Limp Gawd Messages: 143 Joined: Sep 28, 2006 Had to dig to find this - look at Anyway, I hope this helps someone. Since them I've been trying to resolve this issue, with no sucess.

I tried several things and many reinstalled of the home server client.