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Windows 7: Windows cannot find WMIC

22 Apr 2016   #1
kma1717

Windows 7 Enterprise 32 bit
 
 
Windows cannot find WMIC

Hi,

I have a popup that appears every couple minutes saying "Windows cannot find WMIC. Make sure you typed the name correctly, then try again". I did some troubleshooting research and found very little on it. I tried adding %SystemRoot%\System32\Wbem to the PATH in Environment Variables but the message still appears. If anyone has any thoughts/suggestions, please let me know.

Thanks,
Kevin


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22 Apr 2016   #2
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

Hi
I ran into this not sure what to make of it though ?
https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/.../bb742610.aspx
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22 Apr 2016   #3
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

kma1717 I have read through some of your other post and found that you have used (sfc /scannow) and found no problems. You have also state that you are part of the I.T. Department which has installed Enterprise. Your Windows 7 Enterprise installation has many problems by what I have read in your other posts in other threads.

This leads me to believe that you don't have a proper Windows 7 installation or somehow, someone it the I.T. Department has changes many of Windows default settings. Chasing those problems down one at a time could take forever.

In my non-I.T. opinion the proper choice at this time would be either a Repair Install or a Clean Install.

I'm not understanding why I.E. 8 is being used as per your specs.

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Computer type PC/Desktop
System Manufacturer/Model Number Lenovo ThinkCentre
OS Windows 7 Enterprise 32 bit
CPU Core i5
Memory 4 GB

Antivirus Symantec
Browser IE 8
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