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How can I identify which process is producing “invisible” icons in the system status bar

I have a server which we are experiencing as really slow. Upon login into the server as domain admin we notice a huge system status bar, filled with invisible icons. If we mouse over the icons, they ...
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Consistency check process

I have a question we having some issues with IBM Read Patrol and consistency check running at the same time. My question is if I dsiable consistency check how can i see that this process is running or ...
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FTP/IIS Error: The process cannot access the file because it is being used by another process

In IIS 7.5 When trying to get current log files using CMD FTP client it gives error 550 error: "The file cannot be accessed because it is in use by another process" Checked processes using procmon ...
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Ensure an application starts logged as a user in a server

I need to ensure an application run on a server alway, as a service do, but for some reason I can't create a real window service. I would like to have this app running as an user with its own desktop ...
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Server freeze restarted quickly so how do I find what went wrong?

I have a SQL SERVER DB running on a windows server 2008 (VMWare) Yesterday I could not RDP to it so I ended some RDP sessions which were left logged in. This seemed to solve the problem. However last ...
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How can I monitor whether an application is running on Windows Server 2008?

We're mostly a Linux shop, but we have a print server running Windows Server 2008, and use an application called Print Helper to print invoices. I need to find a way to check that this application is ...
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Too many csrss.exe, LogonUI.exe, svchost.exe and winlogon.exe in task manager

On a windows server 2008 enterprise edition, nothing has changed but recently there are many csrss.exe, LogonUI.exe, svchost.exe and winlogon.exe processes in task manager. Does it mean some remote ...
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Cant kill process on Windows Server 2008!! - Thread in Wait:Executive State

I hope someone can help me with our issue we are having. We have a major issue with a process that we can not kill and the only way to get rid of the process is to reboot the machine. I have tried ...
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Problem with msiexec.exe locking up when installing / uninstalling

I am running two virtual 2008 Windows Servers that have been having some reoccurring problems for the past few months. Msiexec.exe seems to run and always freezes at 25% cpu usage and around 12 - 15k ...
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launching a process from IIS7

I have a Windows 2008 box running IIS7. The server hosts an ASP.NET application that absolutely needs to fire up an external process - an executable located in this same machine. This setup works ...
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Determining how all memory is used in Windows Server 2008

I have a Windows Server 2008 system, which has 12GB of RAM. If I list all processes in the Task Manager, and SUM() the memory of each process (Working Set, Memory (Private Working Set), Commit Size, ...
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How to stop .Net's Dr Watson running in Server 2008?

Summary: My "dual-core" VM has one core being totally wasted by a constantly running Dr Watson process (provided by the .Net Runtime), and I can't figure out how to stop if from running. ...
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WMI - Win 2k8 - How do I tell what it's dependancies are?

I've got a server that'll boot and log let you term serv into it at 6 min but acutally become useful at 18 min from hitting reboot. After rooting around in the logs I strongly think it's a service ...
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What is TIRHService.exe?

What is this process? It on a fresh install of Windows Server 2008 with an Oracle 11g database installed on it. The process is in c:\windows\ and according to Sophos Anti-virus it is trying to ...