Log collection for DFSR replication issues

DFSR (DFS Replication) is a successor of FRS (File Replication Service), which helps replicating files/folders between Windows servers OS. DFSR was first introduced in Windows 2003 R2 for replicating DFS share/ data folders. From Windows 2008 onwards we can also use DFSR to replicate Sysvol share across DCs.   Below are a few new important…


How to setup and collect network capture using Network Monitor tool

Network Monitoring is a Sniffing or Monitoring Program used to Identify and Isolate issues related to Networks or Applications communicating over a Network. The Current Release for Network Monitor is 3.4 and can be downloaded here. There are 3 versions available:NM32_IA64_setup.exe 6.4 MB  —-  Itanium Version.NM32_x64_setup.exe  4.4 MB  —-  64bit Version.NM32_x86_setup.exe  4.3 MB  —-  32bit…


Log collection for Active Directory Replication issues

  Active directory is multi-master i.e. all DCs in a domain (except for the RODCs in Windows 2008) hold a writable copy of the Active Directory database and can accept creation and modification request for objects in AD.   Active directory database (AD objects like users, computers, containers etc.) are replicated between DCs in domain/forest, so…