KB: System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Software Center does not launch on a Windows XP client if Terminal Services is disabled

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published. This one describes an issue where System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Software Center does not launch on a Windows XP client if Terminal Services is disabled. ===== Symptoms When starting Software Center on a Windows XP client, you receive the error "There is a problem showing the… Read more

Support for Windows XP SP2 and Windows 2000 ends on July 13, 2010

I know this isn’t necessarily Configuration Manager specific but I figured that some of you may still have some old Windows 2000 or Windows XP SP2 systems running out there and would appreciate the heads up.  As the title says, Windows XP SP2, Windows 2000 Server and Windows 2000 Professional are reaching End of Support… 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