Event ID 10131 — 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: 10131
Source: Microsoft-Windows-WinRM
Version: 6.1
Message: The IP Range %1 is invalid and it will be ignored.

Ranges are specified using the syntax IP1-IP2. Multiple ranges are separated using "," as delimiter.
Example IPv4 ranges:,
Example IPv6 ranges: 3FFE:FFFF:7654:FEDA:1245:BA98:0000:0000-3FFE:FFFF:7654:FEDA:1245:BA98:3210:4562

User Action
Correct the IP filter %1 using the syntax described above.


Fix the range syntax in the autoconfiguration of the listener policy

Ranges are specified by using the syntax IP1-IP2. Multiple ranges are separated by using a comma (,) as the delimiter.

Example IPv4 range:


Example IPv6 range:

  • 3FFE:FFFF:7654:FEDA:1245:BA98:0000:0000-3FFE:FFFF:7654:FEDA:1245:BA98:3210:4562

To correct the IP filter range, use the appropriate syntax.


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