ConfigMgr2007: Install fails with Fatal Error – Error Number: 0x80041026

Here’s a cool tip we’ve already received a couple calls on.  This one comes from Brian Shaw, a real life Support Engineer from Charlotte, North Carolina: ======== Issue: When trying to install the RTM version of System Center Configuration Manager 2007 you may get a message in the Setup log stating: Setup cannot compile MOF…

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OpsMgr 2007: Console crashes with NullReferenceException when changing alert properties for connected management group alerts

Here’s another issue I didn’t see doc’ed anywhere.  Hopefully this will help you out if you’re seeing the OpsMgr console crash with a NullReferenceException. ======== Symptoms: When changing an alert property in an alerts view with alerts displayed from multiple connected management group tiers (Show Connected Alerts option enabled), the Operations Manager console may crash…

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OpsMgr 2007: Updated Management Packs for Windows Server 2008

Yesterday I posted on the available of KB954049 that adds support for installing System Center Operations Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 or Essentials 2007 Service Pack 1 on a Windows Server 2008-based computer, and now we also have a couple Management Packs to go along with that support.  Some of the ones updated for Win2K8…

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Want to install OpsMgr 2007 SP1 or Essentials 2007 SP1 on a Windows Server 2008 computer? Now you can.

We just released our support hotfix for Windows Server 2008 as KB954049 that adds support for installing System Center Operations Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 or Essentials 2007 Service Pack 1 on a Windows Server 2008-based computer. This is essentially a small hotfix roll-up affecting the HealthService (agent and server roles) and the Web Console…

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Support Policy For Operations Manager 2007 running on hardware virtualization software

A lot of people are curious to know what Microsoft’s official support policy is regarding OpsMgr 2007 running on a virtual machine (VM) so Clive Eastwood, Senior Program Manager for Operations Manager, recently wrote up some guidance that should add a little clarity to the issue: ======== Summary:  This article discusses the running of Operations…

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The OpsMgr Health Service service terminated with service-specific error 3 (0x3)

Here’s another Operations Manager 2007 issue you might want to keep your eyes open for: ======== Symptoms: When attempting to deploy a System Center Operations Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 agent the deployment succeeds but the HealthService fails to start with the following Service Control Manager event logged: Event Type:        Error Event Source:      Service Control…

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SMS or ConfigMgr 2007 Reporting installation fails after applying SMS 2003 SP2 or SP3 or ConfigMgr 2007 SP1

Here’s another emerging issue we’re starting to see so if you’re having trouble installing Reporting then you’ll want to check this out.  A big thanks goes to Dennis Donahoe for getting this written up.  Dennis is one of our superstar Support Engineers out in Charlotte, North Carolina. ======== Issue: During the install of Microsoft Systems…

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