Support Tip: Clients are unable to download 3rd party updates when the WSUS content is on a DFS share

~ Subbulakshmi Kumar | Support Engineer I was recently working with a customer who found that he was unable to download third party updates from System Center 2012 Configuration Manager (ConfigMgr 2012) when the WSUS content was on a DFS share. The 3rd party updates could be successfully published to it via System Center Update…


EMM Webcast with Brad Anderson and Michael Wallent

Quick reminder: This Tuesday is episode 2 of the ongoing “ Success with Enterprise Mobility ” webcast series. This episode will focus on how to effectively integrate your existing System Center Configuration Manager expertise with Microsoft…(read more)


KB: You can't import drivers into System Center Configuration Manager

Consider the following scenario: – An administrator tries to import drivers into ConfigMgr 2007 or ConfigMgr 2012. – The site server is running Windows Server 2008 R2. – The drivers are signed. In this scenario you may receive the following error message: Error: Some driver(s) cannot be imported successfully. See the following details.Error: Failed to…


KB: Signed drivers are displayed as unsigned in System Center Configuration Manager

Consider the following scenario: – An administrator tries to import drivers into ConfigMgr 2007 or ConfigMgr 2012. – The site server is running Windows Server 2008 R2. – The drivers are signed. In this scenario, the drivers may be imported successfully, but they may be displayed as unsigned in the Configuration Manager console. You can…


HOTFIX: Applications may not install after a computer restart in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager

Just a quick note about a ConfigMgr 2012 hotfix we recently released. There’s an issue in Configuration Manager 2012 where multiple applications in a dependency chain may not install after the ConfigMgr client begins computer restart. This only affects software that is deployed by using Application Management. For additional details including the cause and a…