what is gupdate service

SOLVED: What is GUpdate Service

When researching the error message below I found several websites making references to GUpdate as a virus.  It is not. Eventsource: Windows System Event Log Windows Event ID: 10005 Message: DCOM got error “1053” attempting to start the service gupdate with arguments “/comsvc” in order to run the server: GUpdate Read more…

Event ID 10155 WSMan service failed to read

SOLVED: WinRM Service Is Not Listening For WS-Management Requests – WS-Management Service Cannot Process The Request

You might see either or both of these errors in your Event Viewer: Log Name: System  Source: Microsoft-Windows-WinRM Event ID: 10149    Level: Warning  Keywords: Classic Description: The WinRM service is not listening for WS-Management requests. User Action If you did not intentionally stop the service, use the following command Read more…

event id 16979 password length greater than 14 characters

SOLVED: Event ID: 16979 – The domain is incorrectly configured with a MinimumPasswordLength setting that is greater than 14

This is a very tricky error to understand: Windows Event ID: 16979 Message: The domain is incorrectly configured with a MinimumPasswordLength setting that is greater than 14. NOTE: until this is corrected, the domain will enforce a smaller MinimumPasswordLength setting of 14. Currently configured MinimumPasswordLength value: 15 For more information Read more…