Category Archives: WIN2008R2

High CPU usage issue in Azure AD Connect Health for Sync

By | 28/08/2018

Due to the latest updates from Microsoft, Azure AD Connect Health for Sync, somhow got “broken” giving headaches for the admins with this: Microsoft.Online.Reporting.MonitoringAgent.Startup high cpu. https://support.microsoft.com/da-dk/help/4346822/high-cpu-issue-in-azure-active-directory-connect-health-for-sync Luckily the fix is simple – go install the LATEST AAD Connect tool, and you are good to go 🙂 https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=47594  

Windows 7-10 and Server 2008-2016: Forgot Windows password

By | 13/12/2017

If you should forget your local administrator password for your workstation or server, then this little life hack, can assist your further journey 🙂 Insert the installation DVD/ISO to your subjective OS, in this example, Windows Server 2016 The first screen you get is:   Choose your language and press Next:   On this screen… Read More »

NTFRS replication is going AWOL

By | 14/09/2016

Two domain controllers have perfect replication via Active Directory, but the “File Replication Service” eventlogs, shows many errors and the NETLOGON share is missing on both domain controllers, which will give user login problems and Active Directory tools cannot be opened, claiming that access is denied. Event log on both servers: Using this article –… Read More »

Windows virtual machine event log reports the error: Reset to device, \Device\RaidPort0, was issued

By | 13/01/2016

Had theese errors at a server the other day, it ended with the server rebooted unexspectedly: Found that VMWARE released this KB article: http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=2063346 Telling to go update the LSI_SAS driver in Windows. I found the driver at the Avagotech page here, though it was a little hard to find  (Released 13/6-2011): http://docs.avagotech.com/docs/12349541 Just update… Read More »