System Center 2012 Operations Manager incorrectly reports that a restricted System Center 2012 Data Protection Manager action completed successfully

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published today. This one talks about an issue where a restricted user can attempt certain actions that they don’t have permission to yet get a (false) message indicating it was successful. ===== Symptoms When using System Center 2012 Operations Manager (OpsMgr) to manage System Center 2012 Data Protection…

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How to detect and troubleshoot frequent configuration changes in Operations Manager 2007

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published today on SCOM 2007. This one talks about configuration churn, what can cause it and how you can address it if you see it in your environment: ===== Configuration Overview The System Center Management Configuration service is responsible for calculating the configuration of every health service in…

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Fix: System Center Operations Manager 2007 ACS reports return no more than 42 days of data

Here’s a new Knowledge Base article we published today on SCOM 2007.  This one talks about an issue where ACS reports only return a max of 42 days worth of data: ===== Symptoms When using System Center Operations Manager 2007, the audit database data retention period is set to 100 days but Audit Collection Services…

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The System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Config Service consumes 100% CPU for an extended amount of time

Here’s another KB article we published today. This one describes a problem where the SCOM 2007 Config Service may consume 100% CPU utilization on servers that have 8 or more cores: ===== Symptoms On machines that have more than eight (8) CPU cores, you may see the System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 Config Service…

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How to change the Operations Manager 2007 Admin group if the original was deleted from Active Directory

Here’s another KB article we published today.  This one describes how to change the Operations Manager 2007 Admin group if the original was deleted from Active Directory: ===== Symptoms When attempting to login to the System Center Operations Manager 2007 (SCOM 2007) Admin console you receive the following error: Failed to connect to server ‘RMS.contosso.com’….

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Deploying System Center Operations Manager 2007 agents using the Install-Agent cmdlet fails with error 80070520

Here’s another good KB article we published today.  If you’re seeing error 0x80070520 when trying to deploy the OpsMgr agent then this one is for you: ===== Summary Deploying agents from the Operations Manager Shell using the Install-Agent cmdlet results in error 0x80070520 (ERROR_NO_SUCH_LOGON_SESSION), with the description “A specified logon session does not exist. It…

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How to remove old product connectors from System Center Operations Manager 2007

Just a quick heads up on a new KB article we published today: ===== Symptoms Removing an old product connector from System Center Operations Manager 2007 (OpsMgr 2007) may be necessary if the product connector is no longer used in the environment. There is no Delete option in admin console UI for product connectors so…

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A System Center Operations Manager 2007 management server repeatedly logs 21042 events for agents on clustered servers

Just a quick heads up on a new KB article we published today: ===== Symptoms A System Center Operations Manager 2007 (OpsMgr 2007) management server repeatedly logs events that are similar to the following: Event Type: Information Event Source: OpsMgr Connector Event Category: None Event ID: 21042 Date: Time: User: N/A Computer: SERVERNAME Description: Operations…

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New KB: Agent Health Tips and Fixes for System Center Operations Manager 2007

Here’s a new OpsMgr 2007 KB article we published today. If you’re looking for some tips on hotfixes and changes for System Center Operations Manager 2007 (OpsMgr) Agent Health then this one’s for you: ===== Summary This article is intended to give some tips on fixes and changes for System Center Operations Manager 2007 (OpsMgr)…

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PRO Tips alerts in Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manger 2008 R2 may display and then be automatically removed

Here’s a new SCVMM 2008/OpsMgr 2007 KB article we published this morning.  If you’re seeing an issue where PRO Tips alerts are unexpectedly being removed from the PRO Tips alerts window then you’ll want to check this one out: ===== Symptoms PRO Tips alerts in Microsoft System Center Virtual Machine Manger 2008 R2 (SCVMM 2008…

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