Monday, March 31, 2014

Console.WriteLine("Press any key to crash this application") ;)

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Xperf aka WPA Boot Tracing

Basic Trace:
xbootmgr.exe -trace boot -traceflags base+cswitch+compact_cswitch+file_io+file_io_init -postbootdelay 90 -notraceflagsinfilename -resultpath <path>

Detailed Trace:
xbootmgr -trace boot -traceflags latency+dispatcher+priority+perf_counter+disk_io_init+registry+networktrace+meminfo+file_io+file_io_init -postbootdelay 180 -stackwalk profile+processcreate+cswitch+readythread+syscallenter+threadcreate -notraceflagsinfilename -resultpath <path>

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Hyper-V PowerShell CookBook Wiki

This TechNet Wiki contains a list of sample Hyper-V related PowerShell scripts to accomplish various tasks.

Monday, September 9, 2013


During the years, we have seen plenty PC's with boot times of 5 to 10 minutes. But who's to blame? Windows, drivers, hardware?
Know what? Microsoft has a Wiki explaining how you can find out and solve this. Just follow me here.

Friday, August 9, 2013