Windows Server 2012

You probably face various kinds of issues on Windows Server 2012, in which situation the Server may stop working normally and even cause huge loss. Generally speaking, you might encounter following issues on Windows Server 2012:
1. Windows Server 2012 update error / failure
2. Windows Server 2012 system crash with stop error
3. Windows 2012 Server stops responding
4. Windows Server 2012 stops working by showing different error codes
This article will tell different types of errors in Windows Server 2012 and share solutions for errors fixing.

Windows Server 2012 Update Failure

Did you meet the problem that you are not able to install Windows Server 2012 updates? It is necessary to install Windows updates in order to protect the Serve station from being attacked by virus or hacker. The workstation is taking a big risk working in a state without installing the latest Windows updates. Usually, Microsoft detects the updates automatically and it will alert you to install the Windows update on Windows Server 2012. Then, what can you do when Windows update is not working in Windows Server 2012?


The Windows 2012 Server update usually fails in the downloading or installing process. The problem probably occurs due to network disconnection, insufficient available space for installing updates, system corruption, virus attack, software conflict, RAID array failure, turning off the Server without waiting the updates completed, and more.


1. Enable the network connection and make sure that it works normally
2. Usually, it will pop up alert message when Windows updates failed. You should read the message carefully and fix the problem accordingly mentioned in the alert message.
3. You can boot Windows Server 2012 from Safe Mode > right click the computer and select "Windows Update" > click "Change Settings" > select never install new updates and disable "Allow all users to install updates on this computer" > reboot the Server to see if the problem can be resolved

Windows 2012 Server System Crashes with Stop Error

Windows 2012 system crash with stop error usually refers to the situation that one or more computers stop working (usually changes to blue screen) and shows error message with error code (like ***Stop 0x00000139, 0x000007F, 0x00000135, etc). You can find out the reasons for the problems and fix the issue, depending on different stop error codes:

0x0000000A – It usually refers IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL problem. This stop error code in Windows Server 2012 is usually caused by incompatible hardware or software or device driver.

0x0000001A – It refers to MEMORY_MANAGEMENT problem, which is usually caused by new added hardware or corrupted system memory.

0x00000044 – It refers to MULTIPLE_IRP_COMPLIETE_REQUESTS, which is often caused by new installed device driver. You can uninstall the recently added device driver to resolve the problem if you get this stop error code.

0x00000135 – It refers to UNABLE_TO_LOCATE_DLL. If Windows Server 2012 shows such an error code, it means that files lost / corrupted or the registry corruption. Usually, you can see the file name in blue screen messages if the problem is caused by file lost or corrupt. You can find the lost or corrupted file and save it to the system folder. If blue screen message does not show any filename, probably the problem is caused by registry corruption. In this situation, you can perform system restore or restore registry from the previous backup.

You may receive more other similar stop errors codes when Windows 2012 crashes and shows blue screen of death.

Windows 2012 Stops Responding

You probably connect one or two computers on Windows Server 2012 or R2, but the computer may stop responding sometimes. This problem might occur when after installing a new programs, adding a new hardware or in some other situations. If Windows Server 2012 stops responding and freezes up all of a sudden when you do something on your computer, you had better not force turn off the computer. Server 2012 probably stops responding when you launch too many programs or open too many Windows at the same time. You had better close some Windows or programs. In addition, you should uninstall the software that is not compatible with the Windows Server 2012.

Antivirus Solution for Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012 itself does not have any built-in antivirus software, providing security solution. Therefore, you may feel it a problem to protect the workstation OS for your computer from suffering unwanted damage due to virus infection, hack, Trojan, etc. Although Microsoft did not supply any official antivirus software for Windows Server 2012, you have many choices to provide antivirus solution for Windows Server 2012 to prevent unexpected damage. There are lots of antivirus programs that are compatible with Windows Server 2012 and Windows 2012 R2, so you can look for a useful one and install it on the workstation of the Server operating system.

Windows Server 2012 Information

Windows Server 2012 is a Server operating system, which was released for sale on September 4, 2012. Windows Server 2012 is successor to Windows Server 2008 R2, which is the Server version of Windows 8. The successor to Windows 2012 is Windows Server 2012 R2, which was released in 2013. Editions of Windows Server 2012 include Windows Server 2012 Foundation, Essentials, Standard and Datacenter. Windows Server 2012 Foundation is only available for OEM and supports 15 users at most. Windows Server 2012 Essentials aims to small-medium enterprises and supports 25 users at most. Windows Server 2012 Standard supports unlimited number of users and two Virtuing Mvery Singleine. Windows Server 2012 Datacenter supports unlimited users and Virtuing Mvery Singleine.

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