Product:Windows Operating System
Event ID:2511
Message:The share configuration was invalid. The share was not re-created and is not unavailable.

This rule generates an alert when a file share experiences a configuration issue that prevents it from being made available on the network.


This alert will occur when a file share points to a folder that has been deleted.

User Action

To resolve this alert, do the following:

  1. Open the Computer Management MMC.
  2. Click System Tools, click Shared Folders, and then click Shares.
  3. In the details pane, right-click the share you want to remove and click Stop Sharing.

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