KB: Javascripts used by Operations Manager Management Packs fail to execute with "Can't find script engine"
Published Feb 15 2019 04:19 PM 364 Views
First published on TECHNET on Oct 15, 2012

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published. This one talks about an issue where Javascripts used by Operations Manager Management Packs fail to execute with CScript Error: Can't find script engine .



Javascripts used by System Center Operations Manager 2007 Management Packs for monitoring fail to execute on a specific agent and the following error is generated:

CScript Error: Can't find script engine "JScript" for script "C:\Program Files\System Center Operations Manager 2007\Health Service State\Monitoring Host Temporary Files 8\1596\DiscoverHealthServiceCommunicationRelationships.js".


This can occur if there are incorrect permissions applied to the following registry key:



To resolve this issue, edit the permissions on the registry key mentioned above and make sure they are as follows:

Administrators(Localsystem\administrators) (READ ACCESS)
Users (Localsystem\users) (READ ACCESS)
TrustedInstaller (Full control ACCESS)


For the most current version of this article please see the following:

2750487 - Javascripts used by Operations Manager Management Packs fail to execute with "Can't f...

J.C. Hornbeck | Knowledge Engineer | Management and Security Division

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