Microsoft Message Analyzer resources

Basic network capture methods: Network Monitor 3.4 (Netmon) – (NOTE: Network Monitor is no longer under active development) Wireshark (v 2.2.2 as of 11/16/16) – Netsh Trace – built-in to operating system Microsoft Message Analyzer (MMA) (v 1.4 as of 6/13/16) – Message analyzer operating guide: How to message analyzerContinue reading “Microsoft Message Analyzer resources”

DFS and DFS-R troubleshooting and resources

Hi folks, here are web resources to implement and  troubleshoot MS DFS and MS DFS-R: DFS Replication in Windows Server 2012 R2 : DFS Replication Initial Sync in Windows Server 2012 R2: DFS Replication in Windows Server 2012 R2: Restoring Conflicted, Deleted and PreExisting files with Windows PowerShell: Understanding DFS (how it works):Continue reading “DFS and DFS-R troubleshooting and resources”

Netsh command

Netsh command reference: Examples: Using Netsh to redirect a port to another computer: How to create a wifi hotspot with netsh: To check SSL cert: netsh http show sslcert   Using netsh with DHCP: Using netsh to capture traffic: a) Open an elevated command prompt and run: “netshContinue reading “Netsh command”

Netmon 101

Basic network capture methods: Netmon versus Message Analyzer. Netmon is well-known tool used by IT peoples to troubleshoot problems daily. Netmon capture Net frames, Net frame: contain header and payload TCP basics: Tcp session establishment: clt: TCP syn –> srv    then    srv: Syn-Ack –>clt    then    clt: Ack –> srv Gracefull closure: clt: Fin –>Continue reading “Netmon 101”