- Active Directory Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
How to obtain the Windows Small Business Server 2003 Best Practices Analyzer toolThe following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Download the SBS2003-KB940439-X86-ENU.exe package now.
For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Current Application File Version: 2.5.2893.2
Current Configuration File Version: 126.96.36.199
Frequently asked questions about the Windows Small Business Server Best Practices Analyzer toolQ1: What version of Windows Small Business Server does this tool support?
A1: The tool can run in all versions of Windows Small Business Server 2003.
Q2: Will this tool change any configurations on my server?
A2: No. This tool only reads information on the computer.
Q3: Is there a localized edition of the tool for my language?
A3: No. However, the English edition can run on all Windows platforms, regardless of the language version. Currently, no localized editions are planned.
Q4: Can I install this tool on a client computer and then use the tool to scan my server?
A4: No. This tool must be installed on the server that you want to scan.
Q5: Will the configuration file be automatically updated?
A5: Yes. If you do not disable the automatic update feature in the tool, the tool will automatically check for configuration file updates every time that the tool starts.
Q6: Which components will this tool check?
A6: This tool will check all major components of Windows Small Business Server 2003. This includes the following components:
- Exchange Server 2003
- Update Service
- Network configuration
- Windows SharePoint Services
- SQL Server when it is present
A7: Yes. You can export the report on the Select a Best Practices scan to view page.
Q8: How can I report problems that are found with the Windows Small Business Server Best Practices Analyzer tool?
A8: You can send an e-mail message to sbsbpabu@Microsoft.com.