CU: Cumulative Update 1 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

Summary On March 28, 2014 Microsoft release Cumulative Update 1 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager to fix issue related to: Administrator Console. Mobile Device Management. Reporting. Application Virtualization. Internet-based clients. Software Center. Operating system deployment. Endpoint Protection. Supported operating systems. Site systems. Windows PowerShell. Wake-up proxy The following KB’s are also included in […]

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. […]

Hotfix: Deployment fails when deploy a task sequence to a Windows XP in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

SYMPTOMS When you tried to deploy task sequence with captured image to a Windows XP machine using Operating System Deployment feature in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager, the deployment fails and you may found the following error in smsts.log file: CreateProcess failed. Code(0x800700C1) TSManager datetime 3048 (0x0BE8) Command line execution failed (800700C1) TSManager datetime […]

KB 2905002 Hotfix Update available for OSD feature of SC 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

SYMPTOMS Microsoft recently release hotfix to solve issue related to “Operating System Deployment” feature on System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager, and this update will solve the following issues: Windows Deployment Service (WDS) stops after enabling PXE Service Point role or when you select Deploy this boot image from the PXE-enabled distribution point. The download […]

Error message when you perform Windows 7 SP1 W/IE10 Deployment: “Windows could not parse or process unattend answer file [C:WindowsPantherunattend.xml] for pass [Specialize]”

  SYMPTOMS When you perform unattended installation of Windows 7 with SP1 and Internet Explorer 10 using MDT 2012 Update 1, you receive the following error message: Windows could not parse or process unattend answer file [C:windowsPantherunattend.xml] for pass [specialize]. A component or setting specified in the answer file does not exist. Additionally, the following […]

What’s New in System Center 2012 R2

Microsoft announce the release of “R2 Preview ” for Windows Server 2012 and System Center 2012. Check the below links to check what new on each product: System Center 2012 R2 App Controller System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager System Center 2012 R2 Data Protection Manager System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator […]

SCSM 2012 Data Warehouse registration failed

SYMPTOMS We install System Center 2012 Service Manager SP1 “management server and data warehouse management server on two servers”. The first server hosts the Service Manager Management server and the Service Manager database and the second server hosts the data warehouse management server and the data warehouse databases. When we run the Data Warehouse Registration […]