skip to primary navigationskip to content
 

Wrong arguments error

A user has reported that the UIS VPN does not work under IKEV2 on Windows 10. On connection, a 'wrong arguments' error message appears.

The following instructions from a user on github were found to resolve the issue, and may prove useful.

Clear the Networking caches

  • Run windows cmd window (click windows start menu, type 'cmd', right click on 'Command Prompt' and select "Run as Administrator").
  • Type the command: netsh int ip reset
  • Then type: netsh int ipv6 reset
  • Then type: netsh winsock reset
  • Restart your computer.

Reset Device Manager adaptors

  • Open Device Manager
  • Find Network Adapters
  • Uninstall WAN Miniport drivers (IKEv2, IP, IPv6, etc.)
  • Click Action > Scan for hardware changes
  • The adapters you just uninstalled should come back.

UIS Service Status

Phone padded  Service status line: (01223 7)67999
Website  Sign up for SMS/email status alerts
Website  Read major IT incident reports

UIS bITe-size bulletin


A regular newsletter aimed at the University's IT community, highlighting service and project news from UIS.

Sign up >

RSS Feed Latest news

Wireless service maintenance 08:00–09:00 Tuesday 9 March

Mar 04, 2021

The University Wireless Service will be undergoing maintenance between 08:00 and 09.00 on Tuesday 9 March. During this period, users may experience interrupted service to eduroam, the UniOfCam guest system, the UniOfCam-IoT system and local SSIDs.

CHRIS, ESS and UPS unavailable all day on Thursday 4 March

Feb 25, 2021

CHRIS, Employee Self-Service (ESS) and the University Payment System (UPS) will be unavailable all day on Thursday 4 March while we install the latest upgrade to the CHRIS system.

View all news