ConfigMgr: Client Push Installation issue – Download transfer take long time

SYMPTOMS We configure Client Push Installation in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager, the installation of Configuration Manager Agent take long time to install on clients. We also notice that client take long time to download to C:Windowsccmsetup folder and I checked ccmsetup.log file I found the following: File ‘C:WindowsccmsetupWindowsFirewallConfigurationProvider.msi’ does not exist. Discovery failed. […]

Windows 7 Deployment: Install Software Updates Action Hangs during operating system deployment

SYMPTOMS We are using Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2 – Operating System Deployment feature. We create task sequence to deploy Windows 7 and install software updates. In my scenario tasks sequence will install more than 60 software updates. Deployment start and task sequence hang and stop responding when Downloading 1 of […]

HOTFIX: You cannot distribute large packages in a System Center Configuration Manager 2007 site that uses slow network links

Consider the following scenario: You have a Branch Distribution Point (BDP) in a Microsoft System Center 2007 Configuration Manager site that uses slow network links. You try to distribute a large package (for example, a 5.7 gigabyte package) or several packages. In this scenario, the package replication job is automatically canceled on the BDP after […]

PXE fails with “PXE-T04: Access Violation” and “PXE-E36: Error Received from TFTP Server”

Problem When configure PXE Service Point in Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007, booting may fail with the following errors: PXE-T04: Access Violation PXE-E36: Error Received from TFTP Server PXE-M-F Exiting PXE Rom You also may notice missing entries in the SMSPXE.log Cause This can occur because of wrong DHCP configuration. Solution You may need […]