DFS Service Health Monitor

  • ID:  Microsoft.Windows.Server.2008.AD.EssentialService.DFS.ServiceCheck
  • Description:  Monitors the health of Windows Service: DFS
  • Target:  SysVol for Windows 2008
  • Enabled:  On Essential Monitoring

Operational States

Name State Description
DFS Service not running Error Monitors the health of Windows Service: DFS
DFS Service running Success Monitors the health of Windows Service: DFS

Overridable Parameters

Parameter Name Default Value Description Override
Alert only if service startup type is automatic   This may only be set to 'true' or 'false'. If set to 'false', then alerts will be triggered no matter what the startup type is set to. Default is 'true'.

Alert Details

Monitor State Message Priority Severity Auto Resolution
DFS Service not running (Error) DFS Service Not Running High Critical Yes

Run As Profiles

Name
Default

Monitor Knowledgebase

Summary

Monitors that the DFS Namespace service is running on this domain controller. This service enables you to group shared folders located on different servers into one or more logically structured namespaces.

Causes
This unit monitor does not contain any causes.
Resolutions

Verify that the DFS Namespace service is set to automatic start and is running.

External References
This monitor does not contain any external references.

See Also for Active Directory (AD) Monitoring Management Pack


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