SCCM console cannot connect from Windows 8.1

SCCM admin, console works from all machines….

try a 8.1 machine at a remote site, “Configuration manager cannot connect to the site (FQDN of primary)”

Found this helpful article

https://sccmfaq.wordpress.com/2013/10/22/sccm-2012-r2-console-on-windows-8-1-cant-connect-to-sms-provider/

 

Basically dump these entries into a text file, rename to .reg and import….

 

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\ConfigMgr10\AdminUI\QueryProcessors\WQL] "Assembly Path"="C:\\Program Files (x86)\\Microsoft Configuration Manager\\AdminConsole\\bin\\AdminUI.WqlQueryEngine.dll"
"Depends On"=""
"Type"="Microsoft.ConfigurationManagement.ManagementProvider.WqlQueryEngine.WqlConnectionManager