How to kill a service stuck in pending state.

How to kill a service stuck in pending state.

WinRM 'StopPending' issues Recently I logged into a machine and ran 'Enable-PSRemoting -Force' to end up with error code '2150858770'. WinRM service was in 'StopPending' state: [code language="powershell"] PS C:\Windows\system32> Enable-PSRemoting -force WinRM has been updated to receive requests. WinRM service started. Set-WSManQuickConfig : <f:WSManFault xmlns:f="http://schemas.microsoft.com/wbem/wsman/1/wsmanfault" Code="2150858770" M achine="blabla.local"><f:Message>The client…continue reading →