KB: Error 800706D3 occurs and a push installation fails for an Operations Manager 2012 agent to Windows Server 2012
Published Feb 16 2019 12:54 AM 852 Views
First published on TECHNET on Apr 14, 2015

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:

KB3054347 - Error 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

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