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I get a certifiate error when I try to access my whs from the remote access page RRS feed

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  • I get a certifiate error when I try to access my whs from the remote access page.  I am running WHS with PP3.  Below is the rest of the info.  The machines I am using to try and remote access with are outside my network, one has XP and one is Vista, both have IE 8.  When i go to https://lewiswhs.homeserver.com/ i get a certificate error "there is a problem with the certificate This organizations certificate has been revoked"  It worked a couple of months ago on both machines, then after I returned from deployment and tried again after vacation started to get the errors

    Windows Home Server Console: 6.0.2423.0
    Windows Home Server Backup & Restore: 6.0.2423.0
    Windows Home Server Drive Extender: 6.0.2423.0
    Windows Home Server Remote Access: 6.0.2423.0
    Windows Home Server Storage Manager: 6.0.2423.0

    Checking if Remote Desktop Connection is enabled on your home server......
     PASS: Remote Desktop connection is enabled on your Home Server.
    ---------------------------------------------------------
    Checking if Remote Desktop Connection is allowed by Group Policy......
     PASS: Remote Desktop connection is allowed by Group Policy.
    ---------------------------------------------------------
    Checking Windows Firewall settings on your Home Server......
     PASS: Windows Firewall is enabled on your Home Server.
    ---------------------------------------------------------
    Checking if Exception is allowed by Windows Firewall......
     PASS: Exception is allowed by Windows Firewall.
    ---------------------------------------------------------
    Checking if Remote Desktop proxy port is allowed by Windows Firewall......
     PASS: Remote Desktop proxy port is allowed
    ---------------------------------------------------------
    Checking if Remote Desktop is allowed by Windows Firewall......
     PASS: Remote Desktop is allowed by Windows Firewall.
    ---------------------------------------------------------
    Checking Website: "RemoteAccess"
    Checking path: "c:\inetpub\remote"
     PASS: Website RemoteAccess files are ok.
    ---------------------------------------------------------
    Checking Website: "PublicLanding"
    Checking path: "c:\inetpub\home"
     PASS: Website PublicLanding files are ok.
    ---------------------------------------------------------
    Checking Website: "Welcome"
    Checking path: "c:\inetpub\upnp"
     PASS: Website Welcome files are ok.
    ---------------------------------------------------------
     PASS: End checking Windows Home Server website files......


    ---------------------------------------------------------
    Checking IIS service status...
     PASS: IIS service status: Running


    ---------------------------------------------------------
    Checking Windows Home Server App Pool Status......
     PASS: Windows Home Server AppPool is on.
    ---------------------------------------------------------
    Checking default IIS site on your Windows Home Server......
     PASS: Default website is Windows Home Server Site
    ---------------------------------------------------------

    Monday, August 9, 2010 11:24 PM

Answers

  • Try:

    • turning remote access off and then on.
    • rebooting your server.
    • reconfiguring remote access. 


    I'm not on the WHS team, I just post a lot. :)
    Monday, August 9, 2010 11:53 PM
    Moderator

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  • Try:

    • turning remote access off and then on.
    • rebooting your server.
    • reconfiguring remote access. 


    I'm not on the WHS team, I just post a lot. :)
    Monday, August 9, 2010 11:53 PM
    Moderator
  • Thanks for the suggestions.  I had to reconfigure and get a whole new server name.  If I try to change back to the old one it gives me the same error.

    Tuesday, August 10, 2010 1:04 AM
  • I try this but now my remote access will not turn on. it always fail when I try to turn it on.

    the new server name will not also work for me.Am I missing any tutorial

    Thursday, August 12, 2010 1:09 PM