Supporting Messaging Clients

Monitor Service Activity

Monitor service activity to ensure that NNTP Service is accepting new connections and servicing existing connections to the NNTP virtual server.

To monitor service activity:

  1. Start Performance
    On the Start menu, point to Programs, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Performance.
  2. Expand Performance Logs and Alerts, and then click Counter Logs.
  3. In the details pane, right-click empty space, and then click New Log Settings.
  4. In Name, type a name for the log, and then click OK.
  5. On the General tab, click Add.
  6. In Performance Object, select NNTP Server.
  7. Use the following performance counters to get information about NNTP Service activity:
  8. Tip   If the number of maximum connections is close to the limit you set for the server, you may need to reconfigure your virtual server to handle more traffic, or you may need to increase the limit you set on the server.