Event ID 2059 — Message Queuing Connectivity

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

Message Queuing relies on network connectivity for much of its functionality. If network connectivity is lost or compromised, messages may not be sent or delivered.

Event Details

Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 2059
Source: MSMQ
Version: 6.1
Message: The Message Queuing service cannot communicate with other computers, because the RPC interface cannot use the TCP/IP protocol. Error %1: %2


Resolve TCP/IP and RPC issues

The MSMQ Service cannot initialize the remote procedure call (RPC) interface because of TCP/IP issues. Contact your domain administrator with the error code and description to resolve the specific issues.

For more information about troubleshooting RPC errors, see How It Works: Troubleshooting RPC Errors (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=102329).


Confirm that the MSMQ Service is installed and running.

To perform this procedure, you must have membership in Administrators, or you must have been delegated the appropriate authority.

To confirm that the MSMQ Service is installed and running:

  1. Open the Services snap-in. To open Services, click Start. In the search box, type services.msc, and then press ENTER.
  2. Locate the Message Queuing service, and then confirm that the value in the Status column is Started.

Verify that the computer has connectivity to the network.

Message Queuing Connectivity

Message Queuing