Support Tip: Moving a DPM protected machine using Certificate Based Authentication from a domain to workgroup causes Consistency Checks to fail

Consider the following scenario: In your environment you have a Windows domain controller, a computer running System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager (DPM) and one member server. You are using Certificate Based Authentication (CBA) for the domain member and the domain member name is MemberServer.Contoso.Com. Note: The proper steps are followed to setup CBA as… Read more

Data Protection Manager 2010 Consistency Check fails with "An unexpected error occurred while the job was running"

Symptoms 1. Agent Status on the Primary System Center Data Protection Manager 2010 (DPM) server shows as OK for all Agents. 2. The Consistency Check on the Primary DPM server is failing with the following error: An unexpected error occurred while the job was running. (ID 104 Details: Access is denied (0x80070005)) 3. Recovery Point… Read more