Event Message:

Unable to open driver containing SFM file server performance data. To view the MacFile counters from Perfmon.exe, make sure the MacFile service has been started.

Source Event Log Event ID Event Type
Rasctrs Application 2000 Error


The Performance Monitor 4 cannot communicate with the AppleTalk protocol. If there are a large number of these events, this could indicate problems with Services for Macintosh on the server.

User Action:

Use Services in Administrative Tools to verify that the File Server for Macintosh is started. Check that the Macintosh seed routing is enabled with correct parameters. If so, verify that network adapter and network cabling are installed correctly.