PNRP Protocol

Applies To: Windows Server 2008

The Peer Name Resolution Protocol (PNRP) protocol determines the interaction of the local computer with the PNRP cloud (a grouping of computers that can find each other). The local computer must have a default identity defined and proper permissions assigned in order to interact properly with the cloud.


Event ID Source Message



The Peer Name Resolution Protocol cloud did not start because the creation of the default identity failed with error code: %1.

Peer Name Resolution Protocol (PNRP) Client

Core Operating System