**Update 09/2016 — This 2011 version of the alignment tool wasn’t quite accurate, it was solely based sector alignment for EMC storage and I believe the author made several adjustments based on user feedback and comments. The current version seems to do a better job, but you don’t need any tools to check alignment just read this blog I wrote as it’s so simple to check **
Original Post below —
A work colleague led me to this program the other day.
This tool couldn’t be simpler to use. Download the EXE, place it on our VM and Click Check Alignment.
It’s a real quick way to ensure your aligned…
TIP: Don’t assume Windows 2008 is aligned out of the box, as you can see here this VM needs to be aligned… It’s out of alignment because of the deployment/unified server image process used to push the OS to the VM. READ this blog for more information
Unforutnally, this tool is no longer availible for download.