Drwtsn32 on Windows Vista/Windows Server 2008/Windows 7/Windows Server 2008 R2

  Applies to: Windows Vista Windows Server 2008 Windows 7 Windows Server 2008 R2 I have been noticing a lot of IT Administrators and my fellow colleagues not fully utilizing the built-in post-mortem debugger. In Windows XP and Windows Server 2003, when an application or service crashed, you would either get a Dr. Watson log…

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Maximize data throughput for network applications in Vista and higher?

In Windows XP and Windows Server 2003, it was common to modify the following setting or the registry key: To maximize data throughput on the server for network applications 1.In Control Panel, double-click Network Connections, right-click Local Area Connection, and then click Properties. 2.Select File and Printer Sharing for Microsoft Networks, and then click Properties….

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List of Network related hotfixes post RTM for Windows Server 2008 R2

  Applies to: Windows Server 2008 R2 RTM Note:  You should check http://support.microsoft.com for the latest version of the different files. List of Network related hotfixes post RTM for Windows Server 2008 R2 as of April 2011: 2525390 The SACK option is always set to "true" even if network adapter does not support SACK for…

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List of Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) related hotfixes post RTM for Windows Server 2008 R2

Applies to: Windows Server 2008 R2 RTM Note:  You should check http://support.microsoft.com for the latest version of the different files. List of Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) related hotfixes post RTM for Windows Server 2008 R2 as of April, 2011: 2505348 High CPU usage or a lengthy startup process occurs during WMI repository verification when a…

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List of storage related hotfixes post RTM for Windows Server 2008 R2

Applies to: Windows Server 2008 R2 RTM Note:  You should check http://support.microsoft.com for the latest version of the different files. List of storage related hotfixes post RTM for Windows Server 2008 R2 as of April, 2011: 2520212 Events are missing if the "Global Object Access Auditing" Group Policy setting for the built-in Administrators group is…

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List of hotfixes included on Windows 7 SP1 or Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1?

  Applies to: 32-bit Windows 7 Service Pack 1 beta (July 19, 2010) 64-bit Windows 7 Service Pack 1 beta (July 19, 2010) 64-bit Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 beta (July 19, 2010)   Note:  This spreadsheet contains a list of the Service Pack 1 beta which is subject to change for it’s…

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List of Domain Controllers (DC’s) related hotfixes post RTM for Windows Server 2008 R2

  Applies to: Windows Server 2008 R2 RTM Note:  You should check http://support.microsoft.com for the latest version of the different files. List of Domain Controllers (DC’s) related hotfixes post RTM for Windows Server 2008 R2 as of August 16, 2010:   Windows Server 2008 R2 Dynamic DNS updates to BIND servers log NETLOGON event 5774…

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List of Memory leaks and Performance related hotfixes post RTM for Windows Server 2008 R2

  Applies to: Windows Server 2008 R2 RTM Note:  You should check http://support.microsoft.com for the latest version of the different files. List of Memory leaks and Performance related hotfixes post RTM for Windows Server 2008 R2 as of August 16, 2010:   2032595 A memory leak issue occurs in Internet Explorer 8 when you switch…

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Network Interface – Output Queue Length values extremely high?

Applies to: Windows Server 2003 RTM Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2 Windows Server 2003 R2 Service Pack 1 Windows Server 2003 R2 Service Pack 2 Problem description: In Perfmon, Network Interface object, Output Queue Length counter shows high. What is Network Output Queue Length? “Output Queue Length is…

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Do you want to search a specific Event ID?

Most folks end up searching a third-party website http://www.EventID.net for Microsoft related Event ID’s.   You have an alternative at: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/support/ee/ee_advanced.aspx   For details: 939422 The TechNet "Events and Errors Message Center" offers detailed explanations, recommendations, and additional resources that apply to event IDs http://support.microsoft.com/?id=939422 keyword: Search specific event id

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