events

Windows Server 2003 Event: 1056 Source: DHCPserver

by File in: diagnostics, events, troubleshooting, Windows

A Windows 2003 SP1 DHCP server on one of my client’s network just started getting the following error in the server’s system log all of a sudden: “The DHCP service has detected that it is running on a DC and has no credentials configured for use with Dynamic DNS registrations initiated by the DHCP service. […]

IMF still updating through Automatic Updates despite being disabled

by File in: diagnostics, events, exchange, microsoft update, patches, troubleshooting, windows update

I have a strong belief that thou shall not allow Automatic Updates (AU) to be automatically installed on Windows servers. 95% of the time the updates are just fine, but that other 5% can be quite painful. Last night I installed KB927891 that AU had downloaded. AU actually downloaded two updates, but the one for […]

SBS Windows 2003 error – Event 3006 Source Perflib Unable to read the performance counter strings of the 00x language ID – Solved

by File in: diagnostics, events, exchange

I had a Windows 2003 Small Business Server box that has been getting the following error repeatedly: “Event 3006, Source Perflib: Unable to read the performance counter strings of the 00x language ID” I checked eventid.net first, but none of the suggestions helped. I googled the error, and came across this post on the petri.co.il […]

troubleshooting the inetinfo.exe process running at 100% utilization

by File in: diagnostics, events, exchange, patches, troubleshooting

One of my clients has a Windows 2000 SP4/ Exchange 2000 SP3 server that I support. They know if needs to be replaced soon, but because they are already handling too many other projects, they are attempting to hold off on migrating to Exchange 2007 in summer 2008. Everything had been running great on the […]

windows event 1524 – Windows cannot unload your classes registry file

by File in: events, Windows

It seems that I see PCs every day with the following warning in the event log: Event: 1524        Source: userenv “Windows cannot unload your classes registry file – it is still in use by other applications or services. The file will be unloaded when it is no longer in use.” The error doesn’t seem to […]