Auditor Help: Orphaned Processes

Check for Orphaned Processes. Check for blocked jobs when no jobs should be running.

  1. Verify that no scheduled jobs are running. If jobs are running, perform check at a later time.
  2. Open Microsoft Task Manager and select the Processes tab
  3. Check for orphaned auditor~1.exe, auditor.exe, plink.exe or processes
  4. Delete the orphaned processes.
  5. Troubleshoot problematic systems. These can usually be identified by empty folders in the data directory.

orphaned processes

Note Note: Orphaned processes can also be caused by WMI hanging.