|Subject:||Re: Server loses network - bizzare behavior|
|Posted by:||dan (firstname.lastname@example.org)|
|Date:||Tue, 28 Apr 2009|
If none of the other things you're going to try happen to work, I would
suggest taking one or both of the problem servers temporarily off the KVM to
see if that device could be the cause. Perhaps it's unlikely, but worth a
"Bartly" <Bart…@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> We have two servers that are both exhibiting bizzare behavior. The first
> thing you notice is that they are not available on the network. When you
> to the console and login, the mouse cursor is out of control and wanders
> over the desktop, unusable. Then you Ctrl-Alt-Del and restart the server.
> hangs on the way down before it leaves windows all the way, blue windows
> desktop but no icons. At that point you hard reset it and it comes back
> okay and is fine for a few days until it happens again.
> When viewing the system event log the only error you see is:
> PlugPlayManager Event ID 12
> The device 'MATSHITA UJDA780 DVD/CDRW'
> disappeared from the system without first being prepared for removal.
> Whe you look at the application event log, about thirty seconds after the
> Event 12 error, you start seeing errors indicating the loss of network
> activity, cannot find the DC etc.
> One server is WIndows 2003 R2 Standard and runs a web application on an
> x3250 box.
> THe other server is Windows 2003 x64 and runs Exchange 2007 Client Access
> a IBM x3350 box.
> All the firmware on the servers is up to date and all the micirosft
> are installed.
Server loses network - bizzare behavior posted by Bartly on Mon, 27 Apr 2009