All posts by Stuart Davey

How to install Powershell ISE

Do you want to design, develop and test powershell scripts on your Windows Server? If you are running Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 or Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2011 then you will not be able to "right click" and select "Edit" you can however choose to run the script. You need the Powershell Integrated Scripting Environment to be … Continue Reading ››

Windows Kernel Power Event ID 41 Error

Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 may restart unexpectedly, you may get a brief glimpse of a BSOD (Blue Screen of Death) and then find yourself back at the Windows login prompt.  When you inspect the Windows Event Log you will find the following event logged Log Name: System Source: Microsoft-Windows-Kernel-Power Event ID: 41 Level: Critical Description: The system has rebooted … Continue Reading ››

HP ProLiant ML Tower and DL RackMount Server – SNMP RAID and Health Checks

My second post is going to be about SNMP checks that apply to the HP ProLaint ML Tower or DL Rack Server, you need to install/configure the Windows SNMP Service, HP Insight Management Agents and the HP ProLiant Array Configuration Utility before these OIDs will work. Drive Array Health Status = 1.3.6.1.4.1.232.3.1.3.0 1 = other, 2= ok, 3 … Continue Reading ››

HP ML110 G5 – SNMP RAID Checks

My first post is going to be about SNMP for the HP ML110 G5 Server, you need to install/configure the Windows SNMP Service and the HP Storage Manager before these OIDs will work. ML110 G5 - Controller Status = 1.3.6.1.4.1.795.14.1.201.1.1.15.1 Status Codes: 1 = other, 2 = unknown, 3 = ok, 4 = non-critical, 5 = critical, … Continue Reading ››