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[Today's post comes to us courtesy of Justin Crosby from Commercial Technical Support]
A new wiki has been released that covers the Computer Monitoring Error that some users have been receiving on their Dashboard and/or Launchpad of their Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials, Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials, and Windows Home Server 2011 servers. For more information please see the following wiki: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/7852.computer-monitoring-error-on-dashboard-or-launchpad.aspx
The following hotfixes have been released to fix the issue mentioned above.
You receive the warning "Computer Monitoring Error" in Windows Small Business Server 2011 Essentials after you install Update Rollup 2http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2685867
You receive the warning "Computer Monitoring Error" in Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 Essentials after you install Update Rollup 2http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2686867
You receive the warning "Computer Monitoring Error" in Windows Home Server 2011 after you install Update Rollup 2http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2686857
I've applied the new fix and it's worst than ever. Before, I had one pc that gave me the "Computer Monitoring Error". After, every single PC connected to my SBS2011 Essentials gives me this error...
No change for me, still receiving the errors...
I'm seeing a similar error on a new install of SBS 2011 Standard. In this case it's actually the server that is showing the error and says that it was restarted. The error is a week old now and the server has since been restarted several times.