ConfigMgr 2007: The "Deployable to SMS 2003" property is not available for new available updates

Today’s ConfigMgr 2007 tip comes from Buz Brodin, a top gun Senior Support Escalation Engineer who works out of our North Carolina office.  If you’re running into issues deploying updates to SMS 2003 clients and the “Deployable to SMS 2003” property for new updates is set to No then check this out: ======== Issue: The…

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Supported configurations for using WSUS to distribute Forefront Client Security Definition updates within SCCM 2007

Just a quick FYI on a recent Knowledge Base article we released describing the supported configurations for using the same WSUS instance to support both FCS v1 and ConfigMgr 2007.  I’ll spare you all the gory details other than to point out the basic server requirements here: • There must be a single WSUS server…

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Edit: WSUS Offline Scan Catalog Fails to Sync on ConfigMgr 2007

Actually it looks like the issue Cecilia posted on is different.  Sorry about the confusion.  You’ll probably want to check it out anyway if you’re seeing any client/server synchronization issues in your WSUS environment: ======= Just a quick heads up that it looks like Cecilia Cole from the WSUS product team posted some more information…

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Fix Available: WSUS Offline Scan Catalog Fails to Sync on ConfigMgr 2007

The hotfix to correct this problem has been publicly released and is now available online. Microsoft Security Advisory (954474): System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Blocked from Deploying Security Updates: http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/954474.mspx The Knowledge Base article is here: KB 954474.   Be aware that you don’t have to call us for the hotfix – the KB article links…

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Update: WSUS Offline Scan Catalog Fails to Sync on ConfigMgr 2007

We recently posted some new information regarding the inability to deploy updates to SMS 2003 clients.  The original post is here and the update is here.  Just in case the links above don’t work for you the same links are below: —-====—- Original post: WSUS Offline Scan Catalog Fails to Sync on ConfigMgr 2007: http://blogs.technet.com/smsandmom/archive/2008/06/12/wsus-offline-scan-catalog-fails-to-sync-on-configmgr-2007.aspx…

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WSUS Offline Scan Catalog Fails to Sync on ConfigMgr 2007

If you’re having sync problems or seeing an update dated 3008 with Tuesdays catalog then this one’s for you: ======== The June 10, 2008 release of the WSUS Offline Scan Catalog (wsusscn2.cb) fails to synchronize on a ConfigMgr 2007 or ConfigMgr 2007 SP1 site server using the Inventory Tool for Microsoft Updates (ITMU).  This prevents…

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WSUS: Clients stop reporting after WSUS 3.0 is upgraded to SP1

We’re seeing a few instances of the issue below so I thought I’d send out a preemptive heads up.  If you happen to run across this issue at least now you’ll know the fix: ======== Problem: After a WSUS 2.0 SP1 or WSUS 3.0 server are upgraded to WSUS 3.0 SP1, you may notice that…

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New Knowledge Base articles for 2-10 through 2-16

We have a couple new Knowledge Base articles that published the week of February 10.  They’re all on WSUS but check ’em out: ======= http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=948327 Windows Server Update Services 3.0 does not successfully process software inventory information for some computers or computer groups WSUS 3.0 AL EN-US http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=948014 Description of the Windows Server Update Services…

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