Solved

Windows Server 2008 Long Boot Time - The winlogon notification subscriber <GPClient> took 505 second(s) to handle the notification event (CreateSession).

Posted on 2008-10-09
7
22,655 Views
Last Modified: 2013-02-23
Lately, not sure why, but when booting up my Server 2008 Domain Controller (holds all roles) It sits at "Applying computer settings" for an extremely long time and I receive the following error message in the event logs, any ideas?

The winlogon notification subscriber <GPClient> took 505 second(s) to handle the notification event (CreateSession).
0
Comment
Question by:LVNeptune
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
7 Comments
 
LVL 59

Expert Comment

by:Darius Ghassem
ID: 22683323
I had the same issue with Applying computer settings but my fix was actually configuring some settings on the NIC. If you go to your NIC Properties then go to configure then click Advanced see if the TCP Checksum, TCP Offload, and IP Checksum are disabled or enabled? Do you  have the 64-bit or 32-bit verison?
0
 

Author Comment

by:LVNeptune
ID: 22683594
They were all enabled. I disabled them going to reboot now. I read some stuff relating to that but noone said it fixed their issue so I didn't bother...
0
 

Author Comment

by:LVNeptune
ID: 22683829
Did not work =( back to the drawing board!
0
Optimizing Cloud Backup for Low Bandwidth

With cloud storage prices going down a growing number of SMBs start to use it for backup storage. Unfortunately, business data volume rarely fits the average Internet speed. This article provides an overview of main Internet speed challenges and reveals backup best practices.

 

Author Comment

by:LVNeptune
ID: 22683924
Also it is 64bit, running Hyper-V
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
LVNeptune earned 0 total points
ID: 22684551
Ended up resolving it myself. I don't know why but replication was broken between this machine and the VM that was a DC running GC (nothing else, moved all roles to host OS). DCPROMO'd it off, removed the entry from sites and services, rebooted the host OS and it fired right up. Not sure what caused the originating issue however.
0
 
LVL 4

Expert Comment

by:Pancake_Effect
ID: 37470003
I'm having the same issue. How did oyu do your fix??

"Ended up resolving it myself. I don't know why but replication was broken between this machine and the VM that was a DC running GC (nothing else, moved all roles to host OS). DCPROMO'd it off, removed the entry from sites and services, rebooted the host OS and it fired right up. Not sure what caused the originating issue however. "

I dont know how to do that, you someone explain this in steps? thanks
0
 

Expert Comment

by:JARMAR
ID: 38922609
I have this same issue but am not using VM.  What are the steps to correct this?
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

This article shows how to deploy dynamic backgrounds to computers depending on the aspect ratio of display
This article explains the steps required to use the default Photos screensaver to display branding/corporate images
This tutorial will show how to configure a new Backup Exec 2012 server and move an existing database to that server with the use of the BEUtility. Install Backup Exec 2012 on the new server and apply all of the latest hotfixes and service packs. The…
Microsoft Active Directory, the widely used IT infrastructure, is known for its high risk of credential theft. The best way to test your Active Directory’s vulnerabilities to pass-the-ticket, pass-the-hash, privilege escalation, and malware attacks …

735 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