New Networking-related articles for the week of June 12 – June 18

Quite a variety of new articles were released this week, covering a number of networking technologies and operating system versions: 2523887 You may encounter file corruption issues when you use the Offline Files feature to synchronize data in Windows 7 2525835 MS11-047: Vulnerability in Microsoft Hyper-V could cause denial of service: June 14, 2011 2535094… Read more

New Networking-related articles for the week of May 8 – May 15

This week, I have two new networking-related articles to share with you: 2524426 MS11-035: Vulnerability in WINS could allow remote code execution: May 10, 2011 2550500 Editing the properties for a network adapter may result in unedited adapters being paused/restarted on Windows Vista and Server 2008 – Mike Platts… Read more

New Networking-related articles for the week of October 10 – October 16

The drought appears to be over! I have quite a number of new networking-related articles to share with you this week: 2248145 IPsec connection in the IKEv1 tunnel mode fails from a computer that is running Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 2353808 The WINS replication operation fails on a failover cluster node that… Read more

New Networking-related KB articles for the weeks of December 13 – December 19 and December 20 – December 26

I hope everyone is enjoying the holiday season. Here are the latest networking-related Knowledge Base articles published in the past 2 weeks: 961186  NDIS 5.x USB network adapters do not appear in Performance Monitor 961256  The DNS PTR record might be deleted if you change the DNS server order on a Windows 2003 machine 977172 … Read more

Ever wanted to quickly check to see if a server or group of servers were registered in WINS?

During the Windows 2000 beta, I worked with the WINS Development group to add the Verify Name Records option to the WINS server. In this post, I will give you a quick overview of how this works, so you can see how it will quickly answer questions in a time of name resolution trouble. Below… Read more

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

948745  MS08-034: Vulnerability in WINS could allow elevation of privilege 951376  MS08-030: Vulnerability in Bluetooth stack could allow remote code execution 953979  Device Manager may not show any devices and Network Connections may not show any network connections after you install Windows XP Service Pack 3 (SP3) – Mike Platts… Read more