Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Performance counters missing

Posted on 2007-11-23
6
Medium Priority
?
5,139 Views
Last Modified: 2011-08-18
Hi,
under exchange 2007 server performance monitor i can not find any counter objects and i can only see some numbers instead of descriptive counters. pls advise how i can see the exchange and windows server2003 64-bit counters in perfmon
0
Comment
Question by:APPIREDDY
6 Comments
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:bsharath
ID: 20342324
0
 
LVL 11

Expert Comment

by:bsharath
ID: 20342332
0
 
LVL 13

Expert Comment

by:Vishal Breed
ID: 20342340
Check in Perfmon whether you can see Perfomance Counters. If not you need to rebuild perf counters.
http://www.smallbizserver.net/Default.aspx?tabid=53&forumid=54&postid=19249&view=topic

Also go through http://support.microsoft.com/?id=300956 (How to manually rebuild Performance Counter Library values)
0
What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

 
LVL 26

Accepted Solution

by:
MidnightOne earned 2000 total points
ID: 20344739
SYMPTOMS

Error messages displayed are:

Event Type: Warning
Event Source: SysmonLog
Event Category: None
Event ID: 2028
Date: 5/8/2007
Time: 3:47:19 PM
User: N/A
Computer: SERVER
Description:
The service was unable to add the counter '\Processor(_Total)\% Processor Time' to the FOO log or alert. This log or alert will continue, but data for that counter will not be collected. The error returned is: The specified object is not found on the system.

Event Type: Warning
Event Source: SysmonLog
Event Category: None
Event ID: 2029
Date: 5/8/2007
Time: 3:47:19 PM
User: N/A
Computer: SERVER
Description:
The service was unable to add any counters to the FOO log or alert. This log or alert will not be started.

In addition, you may see these errors:

Event Type: Error
Event Source: LoadPerf
Event Category: None
Event ID: 3012
Date: 5/9/2007
Time: 5:30:27 PM
User: N/A
Computer: SERVER
Description:
The performance strings in the Performance registry value is corrupted when process Performance extension counter provider. BaseIndex value from Performance registry is the first DWORD in Data section, LastCounter value is the second DWORD in Data section, and LastHelp value is the third DWORD in Data section.

Event Type: Error
Event Source: LoadPerf
Event Category: None
Event ID: 3011
Date: 5/9/2007
Time: 5:30:27 PM
User: N/A
Computer: SERVER
Description:
Unloading the performance counter strings for service WmiApRpl (WmiApRpl) failed. The Error code is the first DWORD in Data section.

RESOLUTION

Run the following command from the command line, It will return no results.
   lodctr /r: c:\winnt\system32\perfstringbackup.ini
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:APPIREDDY
ID: 31410756
saved my frustration
0
 

Author Comment

by:APPIREDDY
ID: 20365912
thats brilliant. thanks for the help
0

Featured Post

Problems using Powershell and Active Directory?

Managing Active Directory does not always have to be complicated.  If you are spending more time trying instead of doing, then it's time to look at something else. For nearly 20 years, AD admins around the world have used one tool for day-to-day AD management: Hyena. Discover why

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Are you looking for the options available for exporting EDB files to PST? You may be confused as they are different in different Exchange versions. Here, I will discuss some options available.
Mailbox Corruption is a nightmare every Exchange DBA wishes he never has. Recovering from it can be super-hectic if not entirely futile. And though techniques like the New-MailboxRepairRequest cmdlet have been designed to help with fixing minor corr…
how to add IIS SMTP to handle application/Scanner relays into office 365.
Attackers love to prey on accounts that have privileges. Reducing privileged accounts and protecting privileged accounts therefore is paramount. Users, groups, and service accounts need to be protected to help protect the entire Active Directory …

773 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question