WMI error?

The last few times I've booted up my Win 7 machine it takes considerably longer to get through the boot sequence. It eventually does but this was rather concerning so I checked the event log and I do see an error under Window Logs/Application. Details of the error is:

Log Name: Application
Source: Microsoft-Windows-WMI
Date: 10/23/2012 9:51:32 AM
Event ID: 10
Task Category: None
Level: Error
Keywords: Classic
User: N/A
Computer:
Description:
Event filter with query "SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 99" could not be reactivated in namespace "//./root/CIMV2" because of error 0x80041003. Events cannot be delivered through this filter until the problem is corrected.
Event Xml:
<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
<System>
<Provider Name="Microsoft-Windows-WMI" Guid="{1edeee53-0afe-4609-b846-d8c0b2075b1f}" EventSourceName="WinMgmt" />
<EventID Qualifiers="49152">10</EventID>
<Version>0</Version>
<Level>2</Level>
<Task>0</Task>
<Opcode>0</Opcode>
<Keywords>0x80000000000000</Keywords>
<TimeCreated SystemTime="2012-10-23T13:51:32.000000000Z" />
<EventRecordID>12830</EventRecordID>
<Correlation />
<Execution ProcessID="0" ThreadID="0" />
<Channel>Application</Channel>
<Computer>Topgun505</Computer>
<Security />
</System>
<EventData>
<Data>//./root/CIMV2</Data>
<Data>SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA "Win32_Processor" AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 99</Data>
<Data>0x80041003</Data>
</EventData>
</Event>

Anyone have any ideas what this means and if this is any sort of serious issue and how to fix it? The research I did on WMI wasn't overly helpful.
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  1. I'm pretty sure that you're looking at the wrong log entry. This one's just saying that there's some error in the Event Viewer when you start it.

    The Event Viewer is a WMI snap-in, by the way, which is why you get a WMI error and not an Even Viewer error.

    But that's just pure conjecture, I can't really help you here except suggest that you go to the Command Prompt and run SFC /scannow to check all the files in your Windows installation to make sure they're all OK.
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