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Precautions when using Windows Server 2012 R2

Date: July 8, 2014

Applied to Precautions Date
PRIMEQUEST (Server) Under the iSCSI boot, blue screen(0x7f) may be displayed. This can be avoided by applying patch : "KB2919355".
Please visit the Microsoft web site for detail information.
July 8, 2014
PRIMEQUEST (Server) When using Windows Server 2012 R2 of Full Packaged Product, apply KB2883200.
Please visit the Microsoft web site for detail information.
In addition, KB2883200 is included in KB2919355.
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April 10, 2014
PRIMEQUEST (Server) Due to Ipmidrv.sys issue for Windows Server 2012 R2, blue screen(0x7e) may be displayed. This problem may happen once out of 30 or 40 times. This can be avoided by applying patch : "KB2919355".
Please visit the Microsoft web site for detail information.
April 10, 2014
PRIMEQUEST (Server) Windows Event Log may be logged after installation of Windows Server 2012 R2 by the Enable kit through it has been authenticated in the System Properties or slmgr commnd.

Log Name:Application
Source:Security-SPP
Event ID:1058
Description:Installation of the Proof of Purchase from the ACPI table failed. Error code:
0xC004F057

Such event log recording does not affect the system.
Please visit the Microsoft web site for detailed information.
April 10, 2014
PRIMEQUEST (Server) For Explore.exe issue, Event Log may record the following error at a system shut down.

explore.exe - Application Error -
The instruction at referenced memory at .
The memory could not be "".
Click on OK to terminate the program.

Such event log recording does not affect the system.
Please visit the Microsoft web site for detailed information.
April 10, 2014
PRIMEQUEST (Server) Windows RE(Windows Recovery Environment) may start after an SB is switched to the Reserved SB in a partition running Windows.
After Windows RE menu is displayed, click [Continue] restart the system.
If you don't want to start Windows RE you can prevent start of Windows RE by REAgentC.exe /disable command.
Please visit the Microsoft web site for detailed information.
April 10, 2014
PRIMEQUEST (Server) When trying to setup a paging file on one physical partition that is equal to or larger than 2 terabytes (TB) of memory, you may receive the following warning message.
Drive X: is too small for the maximum paging file size specified. Please enter a smaller number.

Please visit the Microsoft web site for detailed information.
April 10, 2014
PRIMEQUEST (Server) Event Log may record the following error at a system boot.

Log name:System
Source:Application Popup
Event ID:56
Description: Driver PCI returned invalid ID for a child device (xxx).

Such event log recording does not affect the system.
April 10, 2014
PRIMEQUEST (Server) Event Log may record the following error at the Windows Server Backup Start.

Log Name:System

Source:disk
Event ID:108
Description:Disk x has been surprise removed.

Such event log recording does not affect the system.
April 10, 2014
PRIMEQUEST (Server) Event Log may record the following error at the Windows Server Backup Start under the iSCSI connection.

Log Name:MSiSCSI
Source:MSiSCSI
Event ID:108
Description:Status 0x00001069 determining that device interface \\?\{8e7bd593-6e6c-4c52-86a6-77175494dd8e}#MsVhdHba#1&3030e83&0&01#{2accfe60-c130-11d2-b082-00a0c91efb8b} does not support iSCSI WMI interfaces. If this device is not an iSCSI HBA then this error can be ignored

Such event log recording does not affect the system.
April 10, 2014
PRIMEQUEST (Server) Event Log may record the following error at the Performance Monitor start.
Log Name:Application
Source:Microsoft-Windows-Perflib
Event ID:1008
Description:The Open Procedure for service ""BITS"" in DLL ""C:\Windows\System32\bitsperf.dll"" failed. Performance data for this service will not be available. The first four bytes (DWORD) of the Data section contains the error code.

This problem occurs when BITS(Background Intelligent Transfer Service)has been never started.
The error is not recorded if BITS starts by manual operation or Windows Update starts.
April 10, 2014
PRIMEQUEST (Server) When using the x64(64bit)- version of Windows Server on hardware partitions with 32 cores or more, the following error is recorded in the Windows Event

Log. Log Name: Application
Source: Microsoft-Windows-PerfNet
Event ID: 2006
Description:
You cannot read Server Queue performance data from the Server service. The first four bytes (DWORD) of the Data section contain the status code, the second four bytes contain the IOSB.Status and the next four bytes contain the IOSB Information.

This problem occurs when you use a 32-bit application which queries the counter of performance object "Server Work Queues"

Such event log recording does not affect the system. Please visit the Microsoft web site for detailed information.
April 10, 2014

Please update or install the latest drivers for all devices.