Group Policy Error 0x8007000d

Recently on applying all computer group policy settings on a client, I was receiving the following error message:   The client-side extension could not remove computer policy settings for ‘Group Policy Object Name{Unique ID}’ because it failed with error code ‘0x8007000d The data is invalid.’ See trace file for more details.   The cause of the error would … More Group Policy Error 0x8007000d

Retrieving Disk Number and SCSI ID for volumes using the Windows Powershell storage module

I was recently looking at obtaining volume information to include the volume name, capacity, free space, disk number and SCSI ID and to include information for both volumes that contained a drive letter or a folder path. For instances running Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012 I was able to do this using a combination … More Retrieving Disk Number and SCSI ID for volumes using the Windows Powershell storage module

Error “CRITICAL_STRUCTURE_CORRUPTION” on Windows Server 2012 R2 using ESXi

I recently experienced BSOD with the error message “CRITICAL_STRUCTURE_CORRUPTION” for a virtual machine running Windows Server 2012 R2 running on a ESXi Host 5.0.0, 623860. This is a known issue and was resolved in ESXi 5.0 Update 3. There is also a workaround to create a CPUID mask for the virtual machines with the above … More Error “CRITICAL_STRUCTURE_CORRUPTION” on Windows Server 2012 R2 using ESXi