Monday, October 5, 2009

How to Configure a Complete Memory Dump on Server 2008

In the 2008 GUI the option for Complete Memory dump has been removed - why I don't know.

To configure the complete memory dump you need to do it via the registry. Navigate to:


Modify CrashDumpEnabled to a decimal value of 1.

It now shows as a complete memory dump:

1 comment:

  1. There is a new check in windows server 2008 R2 when validating failover cluster which checks for the memory dump value and warns if the value is set to 0.

    This post helped me changed the value.