Known Issue: Pull Distribution Point Unable to Download Migrated Packages—Malformed XML

This blog post describes a problem that prevents pull-distribution points, which were introduced with System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1, from acquiring packages that were migrated from another Configuration Manager site. Scenario After…(read more)… Read more

Known Issue and Workaround: Distribution Point Drive information is missing after being upgraded from Shared Distribution Point

With System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, you can migrate data from a supported Configuration Manager source hierarchy to your destination hierarchy. During the migration period, you can enable distribution points from the source hierarchy as a shared…(read more)… Read more

Known Issue: Update to MCS.msi fails to upgrade the Multicast Configuration on Distribution Points

When you use the multicast option on distribution points in your environment and apply an update to Configuration Manager that contains a new MCS.msi, the multicast configuration does not properly upgrade and subsequent use of multicast fails. The mcsexec…(read more)… Read more

Explained: New Distribution Points in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1

Hi everyone, my name is Kerim Hanif. I am a Program Manager in the Configuration Manager team responsible for content distribution. In Configuration Manager SP1 we introduced two new distribution points, the Cloud-based Distribution Point and the Pull…(read more) J.C. Hornbeck | Knowledge Engineer | Management and Security Division Get the latest System Center news… Read more