When you open Services MMC and double-click “McpManagementService”, the properties dialog may show the error 15100.
Failed to Read Description. Error Code: 15100
The error occurs because the file McpManagementService.dll doesn’t have the specific string resource embedded into it. Whereas the service’s registry setting points to two non-existent string resources, namely:
To fix the display name and the description fields in Services MMC, follow these steps:
- Launch Regedit.exe to start the Registry Editor.
- In the Registry Editor, go to the following branch:
- Set the value data for DisplayName and Description values to the following:
Universal Print Management Service
- Exit the Registry Editor.
The MMC should show “Universal Print Management Service” for the service name and description.
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1 thought on “McpManagementService Error Code: 15100 – Failed to Read Description”
Nice find, great fix