You decided to take the plunge and invested in a full stack AEM development environment. To keep things compact, AEM author, publisher, and dispatcher are installed on a single server. Because you care, you have taken the extra time to set AEM to run as Windows services.
Everything is working as expected. Development workflow has improved and best of all your team can finally test client libraries and caching behaviour in a real world setting.
But something isn’t quite right. One day, after restarting the AEM Author service you get an error message that looks like this: