Error reading server features. Generic failure.
When you scan a Windows machine running a server operating system you may receive the error
"Error reading server features. Generic failure."
This problem can be caused by a corrupt Windows files typically in the "C:\Windows\servicing\Packages" folder.
Running the Server Manager tool reports an error when viewing the Roles or Features on the server.
- This is an operating system level problem and is out of the scope of this troubleshooting guide however more information may be obtained in the following article.