How to Reduce noderunner.exe’s RAM Utilization

On the SharePoint 2013 server, open Server Manager -> Tools -> WindowsPowerShell ISE Click File -> Open and navigate to C:Program FilesMicrosoft Office Servers15.0SearchRuntime1.0 Open noderunner.exe.config If you cannot see noderunne.exe.config, click on the drop down next to file name and select All Files (*.*) Modify the following line: <nodeRunnerSettings memoryLimitMegabytes=”0″ /> Noderunner.exe is set…

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Win 2012 R2 WDS Fix – 0XC000000F

Windows 2012 R2 currently halts with an error (0XC000000F)  when the Windows Deployment Server attempts to Capture an Image.  Run the below commands to mount the capture wim file and then unmount.  This work around will allow WDS to run and capture the image Dism /mount-Image /ImageFile:C:RemoteInstallBootx64ImagesCaptureimage.wim /index:1 /MountDir:C:testMountDir Dism /unmount-Image /MountDir:C:testMountDir /commit Restart wds…

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Resetting NTFS files security and permission

After some research, it turned out the tool “cacls” that allows one to display or change ACLs (access control lists) can help to reset ACLs. In Windows 7 it is called “icalcs”. To reset files permissions: 1. Run “cmd” as Administrator 2. Go to the drive or folder in question, for example: CD /D D:…

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The option for the SharePoint 2013 workflow platform is not available because the workflow service is not configured on the server

I have configured SharePoint 2013 and Workflow Manager. Created new Site Collection. However I was not able to create SharePoint 2013 workflows.Option for”SharePoint 2013 Workflow” (but SharePoint 2010 workflows works). Issue was, The site collection was created using blank template, which doesn’t include all necessary dependency features for creating workflows. Fix: we need to enable…

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SharePoint 2013: Product Configuration Wizard stuck

Problem You have installed SP1 or some other cumulative update on all your farm servers without issue.  You then run the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard on each machine.  It completes without issue on one or two machines, but then, on the next machine, it nearly completes but then appears to remain stuck on configuration task…

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Windows: Determine the Last Reboot Date/Time of a Computer

Windows Server 2003 and Windows XP: Run the following at a command prompt: net statistics server The second line that is returned will look something like this: Statistics since 11/12/2013 1:23:45 PM which for the majority of cases* will be the server uptime. * The value is actually the uptime of the Server service.  Unless…

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Get a serial number remotely

I think the easiest way would be with PowerShell.  Just open the shell with Admin rights, and type: Get-WmiObject -ComputerName [remote computer name] -Class Win32_BIOS or the short version: gwmi -comp [remote computer name] -cl win32_bios

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Exchange 2003 Tutorial

Credits:http://www.msexchange.org/articles-tutorials/exchange-server-2003/management-administration/User-Groups-Distribution-List-Contact-Management.html In this article I will give you a detailed Step by Step solution how to create mailbox enabled users, mail enabled users, contacts and distribution list. Let’s begin Beginning with Exchange 2000, Microsoft integrates the creation of mail enabled users, mailbox enabled users, and contacts and distribution lists into the Active Directory user management…

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The log scan number passed to log scan in database ‘master’ is not valid. This error may indicate data corruption or that the log file (.ldf) does not match the data file (.mdf). If this error occurred during replication, re-create the publication. Otherwise, restore from backup if the problem results in a failure during startup.

While restarting the MS SQL service you will get an error and MS SQL service on the server wont start . If you check the eventviewer  you will get the following  event logs The log scan number passed to log scan in database ‘master’ is not valid. This error may indicate data corruption or that…

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