WSUS Installation Fails registering WSUS Performance Counters & WSUS event service

 

WSUS¬†installation fails with error “Windows Server Update Services 3.0 SP1 could not install WSUSService and the performance counters. For more information, see the setup logs”
. Below steps helps in resolving the issue.

1. Execute command locdtr /R

2. Uninstall Windows Internal database

3. Enable Direct Metabase Edit check box in IIS Service Manager (inetmgr)

4. Install WSUS.