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How do I Interpret a Failed Request Trace?

I have a problem with a web site running IIS 7. The problem are the initial requests to each page: they take far longer than they should. After that first request the page loads fine. I'm sure the ...
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How can I audit a file to see who deleted it?

On one of our servers we have a file that keeps mysteriously getting deleted. What I'd like to do is have a program watch this file and let me know when/how/by whom it gets deleted. We have a backup ...
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How Does TCP Trace work on Windows

How does a TCP Trace work?
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Tracking IP through a socks5 proxy + RDP?

We were having some issues at work until we found that we are being attacked almost every day. The attacker seems pretty smart - at first he was always using proxy to hide his IP. With scanning I ...
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traceroute TCP equivalent for Windows [closed]

I'm trying to determine where connectivity to an external host using a specific TCP port is being blocked. Traceroute for Windows only uses ICMP, and telnet will only tell me that the port is blocked ...
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How to properly interpet the results of tracert, in particular the second to last hop before a timeout

I am troubleshooting a wireless internet connection that is continuously dropping. The isp says the radio signal is good so it must by my cisco asa 5505. I don't believe them... For discussion ...
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How can I consume IIS7's FREB programatically

[I'm replicating a question I put on Stack Overflow a while ago and received no answer - figuring that it's more up Server Fault's alley (SF didn't exist yet when I first posted this)] IIS 7 has a ...
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Setting Trace Flags “Permanently” in SQL Server?

We need to use SQL Server Trace Flag 7646 to help mitigate some full text blocking, but I was dismayed to find that the trace flag "unset" itself, probably when the database server was ...
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Identify machines connected to switch

Our company recently closed down half our office space, which was not being used. We gave back the unused space to the building management and had it walled off. Prior to us closing it off, I jotted ...
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Is the sender's IP address shown in the transport header on messages sent through Gmail?

If someone sends an email from a gmail account, is it possible for me to trace the emailers IP address or does Google hide it?
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IP Address Trace

If you wanted to trace an IP address because that IP Address was the source of attacks and abuse, how would you accomplish this? Is there anything one can do to find who is using a given IP address ...
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Is it possible to match an internal IP address to a switch port?

I'm trying to find a computer that has a certain IP address on our internal network. I have identified the computer name from DNS, but in this case it does not help me. Just wondering if I can ...
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What is the URL_CHANGED Event on IIS7 Request Tracing Log?

I just enabled Failed Request Tracing for a site and I get a URL_CHANGED event as the third item on the log. 1. GENERAL_REQUEST_START SiteId="1", AppPoolId="DefaultAppPool", ConnId="1610613013", ...
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How can I find the answering DNS server?

Is there a way I can trace a DNS request to see where the answer is coming from? Our network has internal DNS servers that provide internal IP address resolution, and we use EasyDNS to host our ...

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