Error 207 – No such interface supported 0x80004002 after installing DPM SP1

We have seen several calls from people who are getting this error after installing SP1 for DPM2007.  An Unexpected error occurred during a VSS operation. ID 207 Details: No such interface supported (0x80004002) Recommended action: Retry the operation This can occur when trying to create new Protection Groups, running Consistency Checks, etc. The following appears… Read more

Network Settings provided through unattend.txt fail to take effect on Servers if NIC resides on virtual Bus

Hello my name is Nitin Mishra and I am working with Platforms Core Team in Product Support Group. This article discusses an issue with latest Broadcom NC Series VBD drivers coming with DL360 G5 and DL380 G5, which prevent the Network Settings, provided in Unattend/sysprep answer file, to take effect. When attempting a unattended installation… Read more

New KB articles for 2/10 – 2/16

Running a bit behind this week, but still getting our new articles posted.  We have some interesting new Cluster articles coming out.  I think they are worth looking over.  Enjoy.<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = “urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office” />   KB Title 948874 Detection and deployment guidance for the February 12, 2008 security release 948911 An external… Read more

New KB articles for 2/3 – 2/9

 Here are the weeks KB articles for our team.  I also have added some that aren’t directly related, but still interesting all the same. KB Title 941642 The pen may send a double-click message on some Windows Vista-based tablet devices even though you actually perform a single-click 948537 How to uninstall Windows Vista SP1 as… Read more

New KB articles for 1/27-2/2

Here are the weeks KB articles for our team.  I also have added some that aren’t directly related, but still interesting all the same. KB Title 947682 The DPM protection agent service cannot start in System Center Data Protection Manager 2007 945399 A network adapter is automatically reinstalled after you uninstall the network adapter in… Read more

Troubleshooting Cluster Logs 101 – Why did the resources failover to the other node?

  The most popular question everyone asks themselves before calling Microsoft Customer Service and Support (CSS) for assistance in determining a Root Cause Analysis be done.                        Why did the resources failover to the other node?   Some times a Root Cause Analysis for a Failover Cluster can be very time consuming, especially if it’s a… Read more

New KB articles for 1/20 – 1/26

Here are the new KB articles that are specific to our team.  I would like to try to share these as they accumulate.  Thanks. KB Title 947248 You cannot access the contents of a virtual CD-ROM drive in a Windows Vista virtual machine in VMware Workstation 5.0 947466 Error message when you run the “sysprep… Read more