Understanding Widows OS Internals and Troubleshooting – Deep Dive Learning Resources

I was recently referring some Microsoft documentations and other articles to clear my understanding of core Windows Operating System fundamentals and troubleshooting, here is the list of documentation that would be helpful to keep them handy if you really want to get deeper into Windows Operating System and its functioning.

About Windows Memory Management:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/win32/memory/about-memory-management

Mysteries of Memory Management Revealed with Mark Russinovich (Part 1 of 2)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TrFEgHr72Yg

Mysteries of Memory Management Revealed with Mark Russinovich (Part 2 of 2)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RsQyc4xiJeo

Inside Windows Page Frame Number (PFN) – Part 1:
https://rayanfam.com/topics/inside-windows-page-frame-number-part1/

Inside Windows Page Frame Number (PFN) – Part 2:
https://rayanfam.com/topics/inside-windows-page-frame-number-part2/

Rekall and the Windows PFN database:
http://blog.rekall-forensic.com/2016/05/rekall-and-windows-pfn-database.html

Page Frame Number Database:
https://flylib.com/books/en/4.491.1.69/1/

Windows Internals:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vz15OqiYYXo

What’s the Diff: Programs, Processes, and Threads:
https://www.backblaze.com/blog/whats-the-diff-programs-processes-and-threads/

Pushing the Limits of Windows: Paged and Nonpaged Pool:
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/windows-blog-archive/pushing-the-limits-of-windows-paged-and-nonpaged-pool/ba-p/723789

Pushing the Limits of Windows: Virtual Memory:
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/windows-blog-archive/pushing-the-limits-of-windows-virtual-memory/ba-p/723750

Pushing the Limits of Windows: Physical Memory:
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/windows-blog-archive/pushing-the-limits-of-windows-physical-memory/ba-p/723674

Memory Management – Understanding Pool Resources:
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/ask-the-performance-team/memory-management-understanding-pool-resources/ba-p/372321

What is the Page File for anyway?
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/ask-the-performance-team/what-is-the-page-file-for-anyway/ba-p/372608

An Overview of Troubleshooting Memory Issues:
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/ask-the-performance-team/an-overview-of-troubleshooting-memory-issues/ba-p/372673

An Overview of Troubleshooting Memory Issues – Part Two

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/ask-the-performance-team/an-overview-of-troubleshooting-memory-issues-part-two/ba-p/372679

Troubleshooting Server Hangs – Part One

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/ask-the-performance-team/troubleshooting-server-hangs-part-one/ba-p/372533

Troubleshooting Server Hangs – Part Two
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/ask-the-performance-team/troubleshooting-server-hangs-8211-part-two/ba-p/373048

Troubleshooting Server Hangs – Part Three

https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/ask-the-performance-team/troubleshooting-server-hangs-8211-part-three/ba-p/373054

Troubleshooting Server Hangs – Part Four
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/ask-the-performance-team/troubleshooting-server-hangs-8211-part-four/ba-p/373067

Advanced troubleshooting for Windows boot problems:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/client-management/advanced-troubleshooting-boot-problems

Advanced troubleshooting for Windows-based computer freeze issues:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/client-management/troubleshoot-windows-freeze

Advanced troubleshooting for Windows start-up issues:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/client-management/troubleshoot-windows-startup

Advanced troubleshooting for Stop error or blue screen error issue:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/client-management/troubleshoot-stop-errors

Advanced troubleshooting for Stop error 7B or Inaccessible_Boot_Device
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/client-management/troubleshoot-inaccessible-boot-device

Advanced troubleshooting for Event ID 41: “The system has rebooted without cleanly shutting down first”
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/client-management/troubleshoot-event-id-41-restart

File systems driver design guide:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/drivers/ifs/

What Happens to File Systems During System Boot
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/drivers/ifs/what-happens-to-file-systems-during-system-boot

What Determines When a Driver Is Loaded:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/drivers/ifs/what-determines-when-a-driver-is-loaded

Installing a Boot-Start Driver:
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/drivers/install/installing-a-boot-start-driver








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