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

Solution: Vista SP1 Installations Deployed Using Operating System Deployment Cannot Hibernate

The folks over on the Configuration Manager team blog have a great post on how to resolve an issue we’re seeing where Vista SP1 installations deployed using OSD may not be able to hibernate.  If you’re deploying Windows Vista Service Pack 1 using OSD then you’ll definitely want to check out the script they posted… Read more

ConfigMgr 2007: OS Deployment of Windows Vista/Server 2008 ends up on D: instead of C:

Here’s an interesting OSD related issue I got from Vinay Pamnani, a Support Engineer in our Manageability group.  If all your Vista or Win2K8 deployments mysteriously end up on the D drive then maybe this is your issue: ======== Issue: When deploying Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 via OSD, the installed operating system shows… Read more