The Configuration Manager Service Pack Install Guide

This document was created to help in troubleshooting Configuration Manager Service Pack 2 (SP2) install failures. This document is not entirely specific to Service Pack 2 and can apply to Service Pack 1 installs, upgrades from SMS 2003 to SCCM, and future service pack or Configuration Manager versions that rely on .mof file compilations, SQL… Read more

Updates to Supported Platforms for SMS 2003 and ConfigMgr 2007

This should go out in an updated Knowledge Base article within the next couple days but I figured I’d give all of you an advanced, sneak preview anyway.  Below are our updated statements regarding supported platforms for Systems Management Server 2003 and System Center Configuration Manager 2007: * SQL Server 2008 Service Pack 1 is… Read more

SMS 2003: Windows XP SP3 install fails with no errors

Are you using Systems Management Server 2003 to roll out Windows XP Service Pack 3 to your clients?  Have you noticed any that didn’t install yet also didn’t report any errors?  If so and you’re using an old Intel wireless driver then this may be your issue: Issue: When trying to distribute Windows XP SP3… Read more