Event ID 20132 — RASMAN Service Configuration

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

Connection Manager is a client dialer and connection software program. You can customize it by using the Connection Manager Administration Kit (CMAK) wizard to create a service profile.

The Remote Access Connection Manager (RASMAN) service establishes the connection to the remote server.

Event Details

Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 20132
Source: RemoteAccess
Version: 6.0
Message: The Remote Access Connection Manager service failed to start because the remote access RPC module failed to initialize. %1


Review the remote access service error code

If the issue is related to the registration of Local Security Authority (LSA), repair and restore the security accounts database using Security Account Manager (SAM). For more information about SAM, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=100740.

If the issue is related to the initialization of the RPC service, restart the RPC service or restart the computer.



You can verify that Remote Access Connection Manager is working by checking the installation or service status.

To check the status of the Remote Access Connection Manager service:

  1. Open Server Manager. Click Start, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Server Manager.
  2. In the navigation pane, double-click Diagnostics, and then click Services.
  3. In the details pane, verify that the Remote Access Connnection Manager service is installed and started.

Note:  If the Remote Access Connection Manger service does not appear in the list of services, you might have to repair or reinstall the operating system. If you cannot start the Remote Access Connection Manager service, restart the computer.

RASMAN Service Configuration

Routing and Remote Access Service Infrastructure