Distributed Services Support Team

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  • Blog Post: COM Server Cleanup : Now You Can Opt for a Fast Rundown

    Have you ever encountered a scenario where you have a COM server that you just want to get cleaned up right away and not have to wait for DCOM Garbage Collection (DCOM GC) to kick in?  Well, starting with Windows 8 / Windows Server 2012 you can.  You can opt-in to the fast rundown path using...
  • Blog Post: Error 80070721 Occurs When Instantiating a COM Component on a Remote Windows 2008 Server

    Problem Description An application calls CreateObject to activate a COM+ component or a DCOM server component which runs on a remote machine. The call to the CreateObject may fail with the error 80070721 which translates to "A security package specific error occurred." Both machines are Windows...
  • Blog Post: Welcome to the Distributed Services Support Team Blog

    Welcome everyone to the official blog of the Distributed Services support team at Microsoft. We are a part of Developer Support and currently provide support for the following technologies: COM/DCOM COM+ DTC Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) Workflow (WF) Web Services Enhancement...
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