July 2012 archive

Jul 30

DNS error while browsing top level domains like .com.mx or .com.uk

Symptom When name resolution is provided by root hints, Windows Server 2008 DNS and Windows Server 2008 R2 DNS Servers may fail to resolve queries for names in certain top-level domains. When this happens, the problem will continue until the DNS Server cache is cleared or the DNS Server service is restarted. The problem can be seen …

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Jul 30

80244019 Windows update encountered an unknown error

80244019 Windows update encountered an unknown error Windows update error 80244019 usually refers to an issue downloading the content from the WSUS server. If you look at the Windows Update Log located at %windir%WindowsUpdate.log you´ll probably find entries similar to the one below: 2012-07-30 08:52:57:322 904 b04 DnldMgr WARNING: BITS job {5EA16320-76A6-4D28-83EA-71C39D4FEA55} failed, updateId = {F308F044-A236-4AAD-AE49-DE35D5356FE3}.101, …

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Jul 27

What is Store.exe? Why does it use almost all my memory?

Exchange 2010 store.exe service   Store.exe is a service that is part of Microsoft Exchange server 2010 and is found on your mailbox server. Many people come across this process as it is known to use a lot of memory from the host machine. If you are running an Exchange server on your machine you …

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Jul 26

Resolve: “Network Path Not Found” in Exchange 2010 Management Console

How to resolve “Network Path Not Found” in Exchange 2010 Management Console on an Edge or Hug transport server   All of a sudden one day my users started to report that emails were not arriving to the exchange mailboxes. When I looked into the queue of my Edge server the error mentioned above (An …

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Jul 26

How to: Configure SQL Server for Microsoft Threat Management Gateway (TMG) logging

How to Configure TMG logging to use a central SQL Server store The default log settings for Forefront TMG are set to a local Microsoft SQL Server Express 2008 SP1 database. During the Forefront TMG installation a local Microsoft SQL Server Express database will be installed. If you want to change this local SQL Server …

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Jul 19

How to: Identify which application is listening or opening a specific port on Windows

Open Command Prompt window by typing Cmd in Run command box or Start Search, and hit Enter. Type in the following netstat command:   netstat -o -n -a | findstr :80 or netstat -aon | findstr :443   Where the text after findstr is the text you want to find in the list of netstat. For example, in …

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Jul 19

How to deploy Microsoft Lync 2010 Mobility Service (for mobile devices like the iPad and iPhone)

Deploying Microsoft Lync 2010 mobility services for iPad and iPhone After much struggle to get my iPad to work with Lync server (I tried everything from certificates to configuring the edge server, etc.) I found out Microsoft lets those mobile devices connect via web services but you need to install them. The installation surprisingly seems …

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Jul 02

What is csrss.exe? (Client/Server Runtime Subsystem)

What is csrss.exe? Many people while running through the Task Manager come across csrss.exe. With the amount of spyware, trojans and other malicious code running around the Internet it is always good to do a check every now and then that your computer is okay. Csrss.exe actually stands for Client/Server Runtime Subsystem and it is …

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Jul 02

Aspel SAE 5.0: Reforma fiscal 2012 – Metodo de pago

Configuración de la Reforma fiscal 2012 en Aspel SAE 5.0 y selección del Método de Pago para la misma   Con la Reforma fiscal 2012 entrando en vigor este pasado primero de Julio han estado surgiendo muchas dudas sobre su implementación en el Sistema Aspel SAE 5.0. Aspel ha puesto a la disposición de sus …

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