Does your win 8.1 /2012 R2/win10 logon hang after a password change?

********** UPDATE ********** This is now fixed in the following updates: For Windows 8.1, 2012 R2, 2012 install:  KB3132080 Logon freezes after you reset your password in Windows 8.1, or Stop error 0x1000007e in Windows Server 2012 R2:  http://support.microsoft.com/kb/3132080/EN-US For Windows 10 TH2 build 1511 install:  KB3135173 Cumulative update for Windows 10 Version 1511: February… Read more

Using PowerShell for Message Analyzer Text Log Parsers

Using PowerShell for Message Analyzer Text Log Parsers Hi Everyone, Brandon Wilson here with you again to discuss how to use PowerShell to generate parsed data output for log files for Message Analyzer (otherwise known as .matp files). Today we will focus on the text log parsers available as of Message Analyzer 1.3.1, so depending… Read more

Diving into the Netlogon Parser (v3.5) for Message Analyzer

Brandon Wilson here again talking to you about the next generation of the Netlogon parser for Message Analyzer, which is available with the installation of Message Analyzer 1.3.1. Some of this is going to sound familiar if you read my blog on the v1.1.4 parser…you’ll also notice the format of this blog is pretty much… Read more

Troubleshooting Basics for the Netlogon Parser (v1.0.1) for Message Analyzer

Hi all, Brandon Wilson here again to talk to you a bit more in depth about the Netlogon parser for Message Analyzer. Last time, I gave you a basic introduction on the anatomy of the parser, how to open log files, and the basics on navigation with the parser and what can be seen. In… Read more

Introducing the Netlogon Parser (v1.0.1) for Message Analyzer 1.1

Hi all! Brandon Wilson here again, and this time I will be giving you an introduction for the new Netlogon parser for Message Analyzer. Do you have authentication issues? Are you unable to contact the domain? Wondering what’s going on and tired of pulling your hair out? Then the Netlogon parser may be able to… Read more

Quick Reference: Troubleshooting, Diagnosing, and Tuning MaxConcurrentApi Issues

Hi this is Brandon Wilson again. In my newest “Quick Reference” (get the joke?), we will be narrowing the scope for troubleshooting and tuning MaxConcurrentApi issues. There is a lot of information out there on the net on this topic, but I thought it would make everyone’s life easier if I got the bulk of… Read more

Quick Reference: Troubleshooting Netlogon Error Codes

Hi this is Brandon Wilson and today I will be providing you with a quick reference for troubleshooting Netlogon error codes. I say “quick reference” very loosely here, because this is one of those sticky subjects that can easily expand into many more areas and become a very long discussion. So, I’m going to do… Read more