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  • Moving Day

    Welcome to my new TechNet blog! For about seven years I posted to my old TechNet blog about interesting support cases I or my colleagues had seen or other cool techno stuff from the Microsoft support world. A year or so ago I chatted with some folks in...
  • Token Bloat Apparently Not Caused By Spicy Food

    Who knew, right? Token bloat, also known as the MaxTokenSize problem, is a Windows security condition which happens when domain administrators put too many security groups or SIDHistory items into a users token. The problem happens when the token needs...
  • Now Available On the Web: CSS Directory Services Diagnostics

    One of the most valuable things a support person can do is to create automation which can replicate the troubleshooting for known problems. Over the past few years we have been investing in that automation using Windows Troubleshooting Platform SDK to...