HOTFIX: "Error 25150. Setup was unable to register the CCM_Service_HostingConfiguration endpoint" when you try to install the client agent in Configuration Manager

When you try to install the client agent on a Microsoft System Center 2012 Configuration Manager management point that has Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 (CU3) installed, the installation may fail. Additionally, you may see the following error in the Client.msi log when verbose logging is enabled: [15:02:26]… Read more

HOTFIX: Asset Intelligence sync point doesn’t sync with the System Center Online service after you install hotfix 2733615 on a Windows Server 2003-based Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 site server

Consider the following scenario: – You have a Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2) site server that is running on Windows Server 2003. – You install an Asset Intelligence synchronization point on the site server. – You install the hotfix that is described in Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) article 2733615 on… Read more

Support Announcements for November 2013

System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 supports Windows Server 2012 R2 and Windows 8.1: System Center Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 -supports site system roles for the following operating system SKUS: Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard. …(read more)… Read more

HOTFIX: The delta file merge process fails when the "Enable binary differential replication" option is enabled in a System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 environment

Consider the following scenario: – You create a package on a Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2) site server. – You click to select the Enable binary differential replication check box on the Data Source tab of the Properties dialog box for the package. – Some files in the package are… Read more

KB: Maintenance tasks default settings in System Center 2012 and System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

Want to know all the default settings for the Maintenance tasks in ConfigMgr 2012 and ConfigMgr 2012 R2? This new article is for you: KB2897050 – Maintenance tasks default settings in System Center 2012 and System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2897050) J.C. Hornbeck | Solution Asset PM | Microsoft GBS Management and Security Division… Read more

Windows XP End of Life (EOL) is fast approaching. Are you ready?

Important notice for users of Windows XP: If you are currently using Windows XP today, make sure that you are running Windows XP with Service Pack 3 (SP3) so that you can receive all the latest updates that are available. Note: There’s no SP3 for the 64-bit version of Windows XP. If you’re running the… Read more