Event ID 1001 — IPMI Provider Functionality

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

The IPMI provider is a standard WMI provider that supplies classes, methods, and properties that represent Baseboard Management Controller (BMC) configuration and sensor data. The IPMI provider obtains BMC data through the IPMI driver.

Event Details

Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 1001
Source: ipmiprv
Version: 6.1
Message: The IPMI Provider attempted to set the value of the "UpperThresholdNonCritical" property of the "NumericSensor" class. While the BMC returned a success status, retrieval of the property from the BMC indicated that it did not change.


Contact your hardware platform vendor to report the issue

This might be an issue with the Baseboard Management Controller (BMC). Contact your hardware platform vendor to report the issue. The hardware vendor may provide: a BIOS update, a firmware update, or new hardware.


To test that the IPMI provider is functioning correctly, check that the RequestResponseEx method of the Microsoft_IPMI WMI class returns a CompletionCode of 0 (Command completed normally.)

IPMI Provider Functionality

Management Infrastructure