Usually I worked on my JBoss, SQL server and also open IM, Skype, Outlook etc. Those communication programs will take the port as a Socket channel. The problem comes up because the special port numbers like 1098, 1099 is used as our application JMS listening port. So I have to run “netstat -nao” or “ipconfig /renew” , “ipconfig /release”to find the disgusting PID, then go to kill it.

Now I found the Microsoft has the series tools to help us. Process Monitor is an advanced monitoring tool for Windows that shows real-time file system, Registry and process/thread activity. Let’s try it…

Also I use those hints for many times. You may like them, too.