Event ID 10102 — Listener Availability

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

The Listener is a component of the WinRM service that indicates to the service which IP addresses and ports to listen on for WS-Management related requests. Users can create one or more listeners.

Event Details

Product: Windows Operating System
ID: 10102
Source: Microsoft-Windows-WinRM
Version: 6.1
Message: The WinRM service is not listening for %1 requests because there was a failure binding to the URL (%2) in HTTP.SYS.

Another process is registered to listen on the WinRM service URL prefix.

User Action
Correct this problem by stopping the other process, changing its URL prefix, or by changing the configuration for the WS-Management listening address.


Fix HTTP URL Prefix problem

To correct this problem, stop the other process, change its URL prefix, or change the configuration for the WS-Management listening address.


Use the winrm command line tool to create a request to the WinRM service to verify that the service is listening on the network.

To make a request, type winrm get winrm/config -r:<computer>, where computer is the name of the remote computer where the winrm service is running.

Listener Availability

Management Infrastructure