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I'm on a server (VM) and I have errors accessing performance counters (category does not exist). When I open Perfmon and try add a counter, I see this list of numbers in the list of categories. How can I fix this?

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Attempt to rebuild the Performance Counter Library by following the instructions here:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/300956

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All I had to do was copy the perfc009.dat file from another server. :D THANK YOU. – Bernhard Hofmann Jun 26 '12 at 15:24
    
@BernhardHofmann no problems :) – Dan Jun 26 '12 at 15:30

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