New Networking-related articles for the week of November 7 – November 13

Once again, I have only two new networking-related articles to share this week. On a side note, I will be out of the office next week, so there will be no update at that time. For my updated during the week of the 29th, I will include anything that is published between now and then…. Read more

New Networking-related KB articles for the week of April 25 – May 1

I have a number of new networking-related KB articles for Windows to share this week: 974103 You cannot access the shared files or folders that are hosted on a Windows Server 2008-based or Vista-based computer if the path contains a junction point 980864 Some IPsec packets are dropped unexpectedly on a computer that is running… Read more

Keep an eye on the Windows Server Information Experience Networking Team’s blog!

If you’re curious about what is going on with new or updated TechNet content, make sure to check out the WSiX Network Connection. This blog is maintained by the talented team of writers that work on Windows Server Networking documentation. They have been posting information about the latest content they are working on and it… Read more

New Networking-related KB articles for the week of February 28 – March 6

Here are the latest networking-related Knowledge Base articles for the week of February 28 through March 6: 980027 A Windows Server 2008 domain controller cannot allocate new ports when Server for NIS is running 978856 Error message when you try to start the Server service in Windows Server 2008 R2: “The network path was not… Read more

New Networking-related KB articles for the week of February 7 – February 13

We have had a couple of lean weeks recently with very few new KB articles to report, but that is certainly not the case this time around! Here are the latest networking-related KB articles: 979554 The creator of an SNMP trap notification cannot be identified in Windows Server 2003 978972 Stop error message when you… Read more

New Networking-related KB articles for the week of October 18 – October 24

Here is the list of the most recently published networking-related Knowledge Base articles: 976723 IPv6 network address seems case-sensitive at address assignment for multiple network adapters installed on a Windows7 and Windows Sever 2008 R2 based computer. 954373 The Network Access Protection Agent service may not start after you restart a Windows Vista Service Pack… Read more

How Windows Update Client and NAP Client View Important Updates

If you are configuring Windows Security Heath Validator for Security Update Protection, you have multiple options.  One of these options are ‘Important and above’ as shown below: This being the case, you may think that any Important Update available on the client will force the client to be non complaint. You may see the following… Read more

New Networking-related KB articles for October 14 – October 20

956803  MS08-066: Vulnerability in the Microsoft Ancillary Function driver could allow elevation of privilege 957095  MS08-063: Vulnerability in SMB could allow remote code execution 955427  Copy process is very slow when you copy large files from one computer to another computer in a high-bandwidth network environment if both computers are running either Windows Vista or… Read more

New Networking-related KB articles for October 7 – October 13

953835  You cannot perform NetSH commands by using a user account that belongs to the “Network Configuration Operators” security group on a Windows Vista-based computer or on a Windows Server 2008-based computer 957931  A Windows Vista-based or Windows Server 2008-based computer does not response to 802.1X authentication requests for 20 minutes after a failed authentication… Read more