The error occurs when the user attempts to open the server properties for SQL Server Analysis Services within SQL Server Management Studio
There is a known issue when using SQL Server 2012, 2008 R2, or 2008 with the following operating systems:
- Windows 8
- Windows 8.1
- Windows Server 2012
- Windows Server 2012R2
Please see the related article on how to determine your version of SQL Server
You will also want to ensure that you have all of the latest service packs installed. You can find instructions on this here.