KB: Error 800706D3 occurs and a push installation fails for an Operations Manager 2012 agent to Windows Server 2012


When you try to push a Windows System Center 2012 Operations Manager agent from a Windows Server 2012-based management server to a Windows Server 2012-based agent server, the installation fails and you receive the following error message:

The Operations Manager Server failed to open service control manager on computer server2012agent.contoso.local.
Therefore, the Server cannot complete configuration of agent on the computer.
Operation: Agent Install
Install account: contoso\scom_admin
Error Code: 800706D3 Error Description: The authentication service is unknown.

When you try to connect to the services console of the agent, the connection fails and you receive the following error message:

Windows was unable to open service control manager database on server2012agent.
Error 1747: The authentication service is unknown

For complete details as well as a resolution, please see the following:

KB3054347Error 800706D3 occurs and a push installation fails for an Operations Manager 2012 agent to Windows Server 2012 (https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3054347/)

J.C. Hornbeck | Solution Asset PM | Microsoft GBS Management and Security Division

Get the latest System Center news on Facebook and Twitter:

clip_image001 clip_image002

Main System Center blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/systemcenter/

Configuration Manager Support Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/configurationmgr/
Data Protection Manager Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/dpm/
Orchestrator Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/orchestrator/
Operations Manager Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/momteam/
Service Manager Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/servicemanager
Virtual Machine Manager Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/scvmm

Microsoft Intune: http://blogs.technet.com/b/microsoftintune/
WSUS Support Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/sus/
RMS blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/rms/
App-V Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/appv/
MED-V Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/medv/
Server App-V Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/serverappv

Forefront Endpoint Protection blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/clientsecurity/
Forefront Identity Manager blog: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/ms-identity-support/
Forefront TMG blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/isablog/
Forefront UAG blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/edgeaccessblog/
Application Proxy blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/applicationproxyblog/
The Surface Team blog: http://blogs.technet.com/b/surface/

ConfigMgr 2012 R2