Steps to Configure the Memory Dump in Windows 2016 Server

Steps to Configure the Memory Dump in Windows 2016 Server

In this blog, we will show you the steps to configure the memory dump in windows 2016 server.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Windows 2016 VM

CONFIGURE MEMORY DUMP

  • Login into the Windows 2016 VM and Right-Click the start menu then select system.

Steps to Configure the Memory Dump in Windows 2016 Server

 

  • Click on the Advanced System Settings.

Steps to Configure the Memory Dump in Windows 2016 Server

 

  • Under startup and recovery, click on settings.

Steps to Configure the Memory Dump in Windows 2016 Server

 

Steps to Configure the Memory Dump in Windows 2016 Server

 

  • Change the type to Kernel memory dump from the drop-down menu.

Steps to Configure the Memory Dump in Windows 2016 Server

 

  • By default, crash dump file will be available in windows root folder (%SystemRoot%\MEMORY.DMP)

Steps to Configure the Memory Dump in Windows 2016 Server

 

  • We can change the dump file path to E:\Dumpfiles folder for this demo.

Steps to Configure the Memory Dump in Windows 2016 Server

 

  • You can also select whether the dump file should be overwritten or not by selecting Overwrite any existing file. Also, we can disable the automatic deletion of dump file during low disk space using Disable automatic deletion of memory dumps when disk space is low option.

Steps to Configure the Memory Dump in Windows 2016 Server

 

Thanks for reading this blog. We hope it was useful for you to learn to configure memory dumps in windows 2016 server.



Author: Loges
Logeswaran holds Microsoft certified engineer & solution architect certifications with over 11+ years of experience in the fields of hosting technologies and IMS/Cloud consulting. At AssistanZ, Logeswaran spearheads the strategic planning and execution of the company’s Microsoft based core technologies to Enterprise clients.

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