Weird event log entries



Michael Per
07-10-2005, 12:41 AM
Get plethora of these on every boot. Any ideas?

The description for Event ID ( 2 ) in Source ( Disk ) cannot be found. The
local computer may not have the necessary registry information or message
DLL files to display messages from a remote computer. You may be able to use
the /AUXSOURCE= flag to retrieve this description; see Help and Support for
details. The following information is part of the event:
\Device\Harddisk1\DP(1)0-0+4.

The description for Event ID ( 2 ) in Source ( Flpydisk ) cannot be found.
The local computer may not have the necessary registry information or
message DLL files to display messages from a remote computer. You may be
able to use the /AUXSOURCE= flag to retrieve this description; see Help and
Support for details. The following information is part of the event:
\Device\Floppy0.

Thorsten Matzner
07-10-2005, 12:42 AM
"Michael Per" <me@nospam.com> wrote:

>The description for Event ID ( 2 ) in Source ( Disk ) cannot be found. The
>local computer may not have the necessary registry information or message
>DLL files to display messages from a remote computer. You may be able to use
>the /AUXSOURCE= flag to retrieve this description; see Help and Support for
>details. The following information is part of the event:
>\Device\Harddisk1\DP(1)0-0+4.

See "Detailed Usage of the Event Viewer /AUXSOURCE Switch Option"
(http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=312216).

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Michael Per
07-10-2005, 12:43 AM
But there's no remote computer as such. Everything is happening on my local
workstation.

"Thorsten Matzner" <tmatzner@gmx.net> wrote in message
news:eQ8FKCDYFHA.1044@TK2MSFTNGP10.phx.gbl...
> "Michael Per" <me@nospam.com> wrote:
>
>>The description for Event ID ( 2 ) in Source ( Disk ) cannot be found. The
>>local computer may not have the necessary registry information or message
>>DLL files to display messages from a remote computer. You may be able to
>>use
>>the /AUXSOURCE= flag to retrieve this description; see Help and Support
>>for
>>details. The following information is part of the event:
>>\Device\Harddisk1\DP(1)0-0+4.
>
> See "Detailed Usage of the Event Viewer /AUXSOURCE Switch Option"
> (http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=312216).
>
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> (tm)
> ICQ: 192649233

Thorsten Matzner
07-10-2005, 12:44 AM
"Michael Per" <me@nospam.com> wrote:

>But there's no remote computer as such. Everything is happening on my local
>workstation.

The message simply says, that there is no error message available for
this event. If all is well, you may want to ignore it. You can also
uninstall the disk/floppy disk from the Device Manager and restart
Windows to reinstall the drivers. This may solve the problem.

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ICQ: 192649233


Weird event log entries