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Performance counter logs show a very high initial value in Windows Server 2003

On a Windows 2003 based system the initial value for the Server Performance Monitoring counters may be very high as only one sample is available.

Performance counters require two samples to calculate the correct value and may incorrectly use one raw sample to process the counter value when initially starting.

This problem and resolution are discussed in the following Microsoft article.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/841960/

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