Vbscript Runtime Error 800a01f4

Any PC that is running an older version of the Windows Operating System will commonly come across runtime errors. Of these errors, one of the most prevalent is the Vbscript Runtime Error 800a01f4.


Symptoms of a Vbscript Runtime Error 800a01f4

When a Vbscript Runtime Error 800a01f4 does occur you will be notified with a pop-up style error message. You may also notice a change in your computer’s performance and you will not be able to access the Reporting Web site in Microsoft’s SMS 2003.


Causes of a Vbscript Runtime Error 800a01f4

Like many other runtime errors the Vbscript Runtime Error 800a01f4 is caused by a program that is not running properly. This could be caused by a registry that has become too cluttered and therefore corrupt or it could be caused by a virus that was downloaded with a recent program you installed.


How to Fix a Vbscript Runtime Error 800a01f4

A full anti-virus scan is a great idea with any runtime error, including a Vbscript Runtime Error 800a01f4. However, Microsoft offers a work around to this problem, and this can always be implemented.


  1. Click the Start button.
  2. Click on Administrative Tools.
  3. Click Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager.
  4. Expand the server_name (local computer) container.
  5. Expand Web Sites.
  6. Expand Default Web Site.
  7. Right-click SMSReporting_site_code.
  8. Click on Properties.
  9. Find the Virtual Directory tab.

10. Click Configuration.

11. Find the Options tab.

12. Click to select Enable session state.

13. Click OK twice.

14. Click Start.

15. Click Run.

16. Type cmd.

17. Click OK.

18. Watch for the command prompt.

19. Type iisreset.

Hit enter.

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