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Release announcement: System Center Monitoring Pack for Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 (Converted)

[Today’s announcement comes from Brian Huneycutt] The Sustained Engineering team has released an update to the “Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 Management Pack for Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2”. Due to changes in naming convention, this update is now referred to as the “System Center Monitoring Pack for Configuration Manager 2007...

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Announcement: Configuration Manager Documentation Library Update for September

[Today’s post is from the Configuration Manager Writing Team] The Configuration Manager 2012 documentation library has been updated on the web and the latest content has Updated: September 1, 2011 at the top of the topic. There are no significant updates for the Configuration Manager 2007 documentation library this month. We will continue to add...

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Introducing Role-Based Administration in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager

[Today’s post contributor is Lin Tang] Overview Role-based administration (RBA) is a new feature introduced in Configuration Manager 2012. RBA provides Configuration Manager administrators with an easy way to implement the security model that allows them to assign and manage administrative permissions by assigning which actions they are able to perform using security roles, which...

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Remote Desktop Services Coverage at BUILD 2011

Remote Desktop Services had strong coverage at the Windows BUILD 2011 Conference held last week in Anaheim, California. This blog post recaps the major presentations at the conference where Remote Desktop Services technology in Windows Server 8 Developer Preview and Windows 8 Developer Preview was showcased. Metro-style Remote Desktop app demonstrated at the opening keynote...

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Known Issue and Workaround: Duplicate Records When You Use Unknown Computer Support with Active Directory Delta-Discovery

9/9/2011 – The script in this posting has been updated to handle assigning a new machine name during the deployment. [Today’s post comes from Minfang Lv] This post describes how and when you might see duplicate records when you use unknown computer support with Active Directory Delta-Discovery in Configuration Manager 2007 R3, what problems you...

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Configuration Manager Support Announcements for August 2011

[Today’s post comes from Harini Muralidharan] We are announcing support changes for the following releases. Please look for these changes to be reflected in the Supported Configuration pages within a few months. Configuration Manager 2007 supports Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 SP1 and Microsoft SQL Server 2008 SP3. System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2, R2...

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R3 Client Computers Fail to Load Power Management Policy

[Brian Huneycutt provides today’s blog post] An issue with the client patch process was recently discovered, which might lead to Configuration Manager 2007 R3 clients failing to load power policy. Affected clients are those that have applied the Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 prerequisite hotfix for R3 (KB977384) followed by any of the later client hotfixes...

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How to troubleshoot Logon Attempt Failed messages when connecting through RD Gateway

Hi folks, once again hello. Today I would like to discuss a case where I was trying to fix web single sign-on (SSO) externally. SSO was working well internally, but when we were trying to make it work outside the environment (by using Remote Desktop Gateway), it was not working and resulted in continuous logon...

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