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 […]


ConfigMgr 2012 – Cannot Launch TSMBAutorun.exe

Problem You may experience issue when lunch SMSBINI386TSMBAutorun.exe task sequence media on Windows 7 or Windows XP x86 and x64 versions, the task sequence didn’t start. Solution According to my test I found workaround to solve this issue, I copy TSMBAutorun.exe to the root of the USB drive and run it from there. Abduljalil Abolzahab

Task Sequence – Changing a property of a deployment appears to not be saved in System Center 2012 Configuration Manage

Problem I configured Operating System Deployment feature in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager to deploy Windows 7 customized master image, and during deploy Task Sequence on specific collection in step to Specify how to run the content for this program I set Deployment options to Access content directly from a distribution point when needed by […]

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 […]