Tag Archives: Windows Server 2019

Windows Server 2019: Container feature cannot be installed (0x800F0831, 0x80073701)

[German]Around the out-of-band update for the Hyper-V issue with Windows Server 2019/2022, a blog reader contacted me. He is experiencing an issue where the Container feature cannot be installed as a role on Windows Server 2019. The installation attempt aborts … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2019/2022: December 2022 security updates cause Hyper-V issues

[German]The security updates rolled out by Microsoft on the December 2022 patchday lead to problems with Hyper-V in certain constellations. New VMs can no longer be created, existing VM have problems with Ethernet connections, etc. Microsoft has admitted to these … Continue reading

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How to find weak passwords in Active Directory and eliminate them with PowerShell

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Windows Server 2019 ignores GPO defaults for install/restart since Nov. 2022

[German]Today another observation from an administrator regarding update management via WSUS. On a Windows Server 2019, the defaults are set via GPO so that updates are automatically installed every Monday/Thursday at 1am and the server should be restarted afterwards. But … Continue reading

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Is Windows Update KB5015811 causing Exchange performance issues?

[German]Quick poll to the administrators among the readership who are running a Microsoft Exchange on-premises installation on Windows Server 2019. Have you experienced any performance issues with Microsoft Exchange after installing the July 2022 update? I got a report from … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2019: Update KB5011551 causes password loop

[German]A brief information for administrators who running Windows Server 2019 as domain controllers. A blog reader informed me that update KB5011551 prevents passwords from being changed. This is the preview update released on March 22, 2022, which probably not every … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2019: Is Update KB5010791 causing a Boot Loop?

[German]Question for the administrators of Windows Server 2019 systems: What are your experiences regarding the January 11, 2022 updates and boot loops. On Domain Controllers, the boot loops are well known, but Microsoft has released out-of-band updates with a fix. … Continue reading

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Out-of-band Updates for Windows Server 2019 fixes Jan. 2022 Patch day issues (Jan. 18, 2022)

[German]On January 18, 2022, Microsoft also released the special update for Windows Server 2019. This is to fix the various issues (DC boot loop, IPSec VPN connection issue, ReFS support, Hyper-V boot issue) caused by the security update of Jan … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2019: VM dops BSOD due to Windows Defender

[German]German blog reader Carsten W. has already pointed out to me a few days ago a problem that was bothering him a bit. A virtual machine with Windows Server 2019 running under VMware ESX had gone bye-bye with a blue … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2019: Intel RSC support for NICs disabled in Hyper-V, storage stacks writes operations as write-throughs

[German]Another small piece of information for administrators of a Hyper-V cluster under Windows Server 2019. It looks like Intel has disabled RSC support for all NICs on the driver side as of release 1903. In addition, storage stacks write operations … Continue reading

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HPE Proliant DL360 Gen9: October 2020 Updates are causing a BSOD on Windows Server 2019

[German]Short information for administrators of HPE Proliant systems running Windows Server 2019 (or Windows Server 2016). Does the system throw a Blue-Screen SYSTEM THREAD EXEPTION NOT HANDLED as soon as the security update from October 2020 is installed? Advertising

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