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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.
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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.