Troubleshooting Windows Server components

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This section contains advanced troubleshooting topics and links to help you resolve issues with Windows Server. Additional topics will be added as they become available.

Troubleshoot activation

Troubleshoot startup and restart

Troubleshoot AD forest recovery

Troubleshoot AD replication

Troubleshoot AD FS

Troubleshoot AoVPN

Troubleshoot DFSR

Troubleshoot DirectAccess

Troubleshoot disk management

Troubleshoot DNS

Troubleshoot failover cluster

Troubleshoot DHCP

Troubleshoot FSRM

Troubleshoot guarded fabric

Troubleshoot multi-site RAS

Troubleshoot Nano Server

Troubleshoot OTP authentication

Troubleshoot QoS

Troubleshoot Storage Spaces Direct

Troubleshoot SDN

Troubleshoot RDS session connectivity

Troubleshoot shielded VM

Troubleshoot software restriction policies

Troubleshoot storage migration

Troubleshoot Storage Replica

Troubleshoot user profiles

Troubleshoot WebProxy

Troubleshoot Windows Admin Center