Windows Management Instrumentation Error code 126, Specified module can not be found.

In attempting to start the security center I found that Windows Management Instrumentation was disabled.  When I attempt to start Windows Management Instrumentation I receive error code 126, Specified module can not be found. Any ideas on how to fix?
 

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Last updated February 4, 2019 Views 31,429 Applies to:
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Hello jrk_954,

Download the The WMI Diagnosis Utility -- Version 2.0. It will
help to diagnose and repair problems with the WMI service.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/en/details.aspx?familyid=d7ba3cd6-18d1-4d05-b11e-4c64192ae97d&displaylang=en

Let us know if this helps.

Marilyn

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