Skip to main content

Office of Information Technology (OIT)

UT Arlington
OIT: Office of Information Technology ·  Work Order · 817-272-2208 · System Status

We are your IT partner!

Repairing Windows Management Instrumentation File (WimFix)

The following proceedure discribes how to repair the Windows Management Instrumentation File (WimFix).  If further assistance is required, please contact OIT Service Desk.
Submit/Review Tickets:
Phone: 817-272-2208 Email:

Available To:

  • Faculty (currently appointed) and Staff
  • Departments and Offices at UT Arlington

System requirements: Windows

How to Get:

Download the Windows Management Instrumentation (wmifix.cmd) file from the downloads web page.

How to Use:

  1. Copy wmifix.cmd to the local computer Desktop
  2. Right-click on wmifix.cmd and selet Run as administrator
  3. A command window opens which indicates the file is running, it takes about 3 - 5 minutes for the process to complete.
  4. Once the process completes, the command window closes.
  5. Proceed to to installing the SCCM 2012 Client.