KB: An update for the bootstrap certificate in System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Asset Intelligence is available

In Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007, the issuing certificate that System Center Online uses to validate the bootstrap certificate expires in September 2012. After this date, System Center Online does not recognize the bootstrap certificate. A supported hotfix is now available from Microsoft. For all the details including instructions on how to obtain this… Read more

Now available: Cumulative Update 1 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager

Cumulative Update 1 for ConfigMgr 2012 is now available. Below are the issues that are fixed: Administrator Console When a new distribution point is added to a package that contains more than 100 existing distribution points, the new distribution point cannot be added, and you receive the following error message in the Administrator Console: The… Read more

HOTFIX: The SMS Host Agent service crashes on a System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 client computer that is running Windows Server 2008 R2

On a System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2) client computer that is running Windows Server 2008 R2, the Systems Management Server (SMS) Agent Host service (Ccmexec.exe) crashes intermittently. Additionally, the following error is logged in the event log: Log Name: Application Source: Application Error Event ID: 1000 Level: Error Keywords: Classic Description:… Read more

KB: Security Update MS10-019 is not visible in the Configuration Manager console for some operating systems

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published. This one talks about an issue where Security Update MS10-019 may not visible in the Configuration Manager console for some operating systems. ===== Symptoms Security Update MS10-019 (KB979309) is not visible in the System Center Configuration Manager 2007 console for the following operating systems: Windows Server 2008… Read more

KB: System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 does not run some procedures because of a syntax change in the RAISERROR statement after you upgrade to SQL Server 2012

Here’s a Knowledge Base article/hotfix we recently published. This one describes an issue where a syntax error occurs when Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 runs store procedures after upgrading to SQL Server 2012. ===== Symptoms Assume that you upgrade Microsoft SQL Server 2005 or Microsoft SQL Server 2008 to Microsoft SQL Server 2012 on a System… Read more

Hotfix rollup for Asset Intelligence compatibility issues in System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2: March 2012

Here’s a heads up on new Knowledge Base article/Hotfix Rollup Package we published. This hotfix rollup package resolves compatibility issues of Asset Intelligence in Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2) with other Microsoft volume license products. This hotfix rollup resolves the following issues and is dated March 2012: The query for… Read more

HOTFIX: OSD tasks stop responding in System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published recently. This one is a hotfix for an issue where a ConfigMgr 2007 SP2 task to install a virtual application that is located on an App-V distribution point that has streaming enabled hangs (stops responding): ===== Symptoms Consider the following scenario. You create an operating system deployment… Read more

KB: Configuration Manager 2007 hotfix 2509007 does not install correctly when installed at the same time as 977203 or 977384

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published today. This one talks about an issue where attempting to install System Center Configuration Manager 2007 (ConfigMgr 2007) hotfix 2509007 along with either 977203 or 977384 via the PATCH= option in the "Setup Windows and ConfigMgr" task of an OSD Task Sequence, 2509007 appears to fail and… Read more

New Hotfix: Task sequence fails with an "0x80004005" error code in System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2

Here’s a KB article we published today on ConfigMgr 2007. This one describes a hotfix/update we released that addresses an issue where a Task sequence fails with an "0x80004005" error code in System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2: ===== Consider the following scenario: You create a prestaged installation media in System Center Configuration Manager 2007… Read more

Hotfix: Inaccurate software metering reports are generated on a primary System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 site server

Just a quick note to let you know that we just released a new ConfigMgr 2007 SP2 hotfix that addresses and issue where inaccurate software metering reports are generated on a primary System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 site server: The software metering processor on a primary Microsoft Systems Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack… Read more