Windows Warning – Event ID 1058 Security-SPP – Installation of the proof of purchase from the ACPI table failed

Reading Time: 1 minute Warning Event ID 1058 – Security-SPP – Installation of the proof of purchase from the ACPI table failed This is an event error that I have been seeing pop up more and more often even though this warning has been around for years. While the official Dell response has been […]

How to Enable DNS Logging and Diagnostics in Windows Server 2012 R2

Reading Time: 4 minutes DNS Logging and Diagnostics Setup and Configuration Windows Server 2012 R2 The Enchanced DNS Logging and diagnostics tool is available in Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview by default. You can also download the hotfix containing the query logging and auditing features from Microsfot at http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2956577. Performance considerations Before doing any […]

Windows Error – Event ID 41 – The system has rebooted without cleanly shutting down first

Reading Time: 6 minutes Event ID 41— The system has rebooted without cleanly shutting down first Home users: This article is intended for use by support agents and IT professionals. If you’re looking for more information about blue screen error messages, please visit Microsoft here. This walk through includes diagnosing the specific bug check […]

Windows Error – Event ID 8193 – Volume Shadow Copy Service Operations

Reading Time: 2 minutes Event ID 8193 — Volume Shadow Copy Service Operations The Volume Shadow Copy Service (VSS) provides the ability to create a point in time image (shadow copy) of one or more volumes that can be used to perform backups. The service is also used during restores of applications. Event Details Product: Windows Operating System ID: […]