When you run the Netdiag tool, you receive the subject error message?

The Netdiag tool requires that the Remote Registry service be started.

To start the service, open a CMD prompt and type:

net start RemoteRegistry

To configure the Remote Registry service to automatically start when Windows 2000 boots:

1. Right-click My Computer and press Manage.

2. Expand Services and Applications.

3. Expand Services.

4. Double-click Remote Registry service.

5. On the General tab, set Startup type: to Automatic.

6. Press Apply.

7. Press OK.

8. Close Computer Management.