Q. I'm trying to remotely manage Hyper-V and I've given the user permissions, but I receive an access denied message. What's wrong?

A. If you receive the error shown here, "Access denied. Unable to establish communication between 'Server' and 'Client'," you're having remote procedure call communication failure, most likely with DCOM.

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Please see the FAQ 'Q. How do I allow users to remotely manage Hyper-V via the Hyper-V MMC snap-in?' and make sure the DCOM configuration was completed and the server rebooted.

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