Configuration Manager Support Announcements for November 2010

[Today’s post is provided by Harini Muralidharan] We are announcing support changes for the following releases.  Please look for these changes to be reflected in the Supported Configuration pages within a few months. Windows Storage Server 2008 R2 is now supported on Configuration Manger 2007 SP1 and SP2 System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP1 and… Read more

Configuration Manager 2007 Documentation Library Downloadable Update for September 2010

[Today’s post is provided by Rob Stack] The latest downloadable update for the Configuration Manager 2007 Documentation Library has been posted to the download center. The September 2010 version is the newest downloadable update available and contains new material and fixes to documentation problems reported by customers since the last update was published for the… Read more

SCUP Catalog Authoring Best Practices

3/4/2011 – The SCUP Catalog Authoring Best Practice document has been updated. Language information has been added to the “Defining Metadata” section. [Today’s post is provided by Jason Lewis.  To view more of his posts visit his blog] Over the past year I have received lots of questions on how to properly author SCUP catalogs. … Read more

How To Expire Software Updates in System Center Updates Publisher And Synchronize the Expired Updates In Configuration Manager 2007

[Today’s post has been provided by Fei Xia] System Center Updates Publisher (SCUP) helps users to publish their private updates to Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) and synchronize the updates in Configuration Manager 2007. Typically users synchronize these updates with WSUS by clicking “Run Synchronization” in the Configuration Manager console. This manual synchronization process does… Read more

Announcement: Configuration Manager Documentation Library Update for October 2010

[Today’s post is from the Configuration Manager Writing Team]  The Configuration Manager documentation library (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb680651.aspx) has been updated on the Web with updates from September and R3 content in October. Topics that were updated for September have Updated: September 1, 2010 at the top of the topic and topics that were updated or created for R3… Read more

Announcement: Client Installation and Assignment SuperFlow Released

The Configuration Manager IX team is excited to announce the release of the new client installation and assignment SuperFlow. This SuperFlow provides detailed steps on how to plan for, install, manage and monitor Configuration Manager 2007 clients. It also includes troubleshooting information and further resources that you can use to learn more about client installation… Read more

Announcement: Configuration Manager Documentation Library Update for August 2010

[Today’s post is from the Configuration Manager Writing Team]  The Configuration Manager documentation library (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb680651.aspx) has been updated on the Web and the latest content on the Web has Updated: August 1, 2010 at the top of the topic. This month, we’ve been focusing on the Configuration Manager 2007 R3 content and the only updates to… Read more

Announcement: Updates to “How to Configure ISA SSL Bridging for System Center Configuration Manager Internet-Based Client Management”

[Today’s post is contributed by Carol Bailey] The ISA documentation How to Configure ISA SSL Bridging for System Center Configuration Manager Internet-Based Client Management has been updated with the following information: The certificate requirements for clients that are members of the forest can use a certificate with a DNS SAN value, for example: DNS=computer1@contoso.com.  This means… Read more

Announcement: Configuration Manager Documentation Library Update for July 2010

[Today’s post is from the Configuration Manager Writing Team]  The Configuration Manager documentation library (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb680651.aspx) has been updated on the Web and the latest content on the Web has Updated: July 1, 2010 at the top of the topic. This month’s revisions incorporate customer feedback to include instructions that are specific to Windows Server 2008 R2… Read more