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Is there a version of poolmon available for Windows Server 2008 64-bit? This KB article says it only applies to versions up to Server 2003. Is this tool (or something equivalent) available for Server 2008?

(I'm new to the Windows Server world, and looking for tools to help track down an apparent kernel-space memory leak on some servers running particular web services. I would also welcome any suggestions for other tools to use.)

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this version of poolmon works on my Windows 7 X64 bit, and on 2008 i am pretty sure

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The version cited in the KB link? – Adam Feb 4 '10 at 16:39
The support tools download site says these tools are not supported: Note: The Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit Tools are not supported on 64-bit platforms.… – Adam Feb 4 '10 at 16:45

If you get the Windows Driver Kit from Microsoft and install it selecting the tools option, it will install both a 32 bit and 64 bit Poolmon in the ...\Tools\Other\ folder. Command line options can be found in this msdn documentation.

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