Windows stuff

Blog Post created by ScottOrzechowski Employee on Jul 28, 2016

HaHA, I'm back!  I was just sending the support team some info on performance troubleshooting and third-party tools we commonly use.  Here's some of it.


Technet's Sysinternals was created by Mark Russinovich and Bryce Cogswell of Microsoft.  The site includes:



I happen to use Process Monitor and Process Explorer most often, but there are plenty of other handy tools.  The webcasts include real world use cases. 


Also check out the Technet Ask The Performance Team blog for more on Windows performance, and here are some technical Windows links I have pulled at random from my bookmarks.

Windows sockets error codes, values, and meanings

How Active Directory Searches Work: Active Directory

How can I get Outlook to restore previously-open message windows when restarting? - Super User

Memory Limits for Windows and Windows Server Releases (Windows)

Registry Redirector (Windows)

System Error Codes (0-499) (Windows)

Advanced Query Syntax (Windows)



...and here's a picture of a double angler.