How to Reinstall MSDTC

When accessing component services, if you receive an error related to MSDTC.

Instructions

Click “Start”, then “Run”, then enter “Services.msc”, then press “Enter”.

Navigate to the “Startup” column, then change the following services to “Manual”

Alerter

COM+ Event System

Computer Browser

Distributed Link Tracking Client

DNS Client

Event Log

IPSEC Services

Logical Disk Manager

Messenger

Net Logon

NT LM Security Support Provider

Network Connections

Plug and Play

Remote Procedure Call (RPC)

Remote Procedure Call (RPC) Locator

Removable Storage

Security Accounts Manager

Server

System Event Notification

Task Scheduler

TCP/IP NetBIOS Helper

Windows Management Instrumentation

Windows Management Instrumentation Driver Extensions

Windows Time

Workstation

Restart your computer.

Click “Start”, then “Run”, then enter “%WINDIR%\System32\msdtc.exe -uninstall”

Click “Start”, then “Run” the enter “Regedit”

Delete the following registry keys:

HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CID

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\MSDTC

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet001\Services\MSDTC

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\ControlSet002\Services\MSDTC

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\MSDTC

Click “Start”, then “Run”, then enter “%WINDIR%\System32\msdtc.exe -install”, then allow for MS DTC to install.

Open regedit again, expand “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE.

Enter the following registry key: “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\MSDTC\XADLL”, then close regedit.

Click “Start”, then “Run”, then enter “regsvr32 mtxoci.dll “, then click “OK”, then restart your computer.

Click “Start”, then “Run”, then enter “WINDIR%\System32\msdtc.exe -resetlog” to complete the operation.

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