The 2012 version of Systems Center Configuration Manager, a product by Microsoft that is used to manage the Configuration of multiple Windows,Mac, and Linux-based systems.

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SCCM 2012 Application Deployment Keeps Failing

I am trying to deploy the SCCM 2012 R2 Management Console to my virtual test systems and the damn thing keeps failing and I cannot put my finger on it. I need some help here. I put the same question ...
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SCCM 2012 R2 install: error with samba4 domain

Am attempting to install SCCM 2012 R2 onto a member server in a domain with a Samba4 DC. I have every reason to believe that AD is working: smbclient reports (what I believe) are the appropriate ...
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How can I find which client(s) is causing my distribution update to fail?

It happens from time to time. I update a package and need to update the distribution point. We have multiple DPs, and usually everything goes through fine, however every once in a while, our main DP ...
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SCCM Task Sequence Error 0x8007000E

Booted up a VM into the SCCM OSD WinPE, entered password, and selected a task sequence. Before any packages were downloaded, I was hit with error 8007000E. The smsts.log file reports this error, and ...
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SCCM 2012 R2 - OSD Task Sequence failure on physical computers

I'm trying to deploy windows 7 with SCCM 2012 R2 to physical desktops and laptops. But the task sequence keeps failing, no matter what I try. When I try it on a VM it works fine. However, when I try ...
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SCCM 2012 Primary Site Install Failure

We are running Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 with 1 CAS server, 2 Primary's, and a SQL server. I was tasked with bringing up a 3rd Primary site and I have run into some issues. I created the DB on ...
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SCCM 2012 R2: OSD not working on physical computers

I have a OSD task Sequence in Configuration Manager that works fine when executed on a VM. However, when I try to execute it on a physical computer (both tested on desktop and laptop), it doesn't ...
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SCCM 2012 Clients no longer detecting

Here is the scenario I had a fully functioning SCCM 2012 site server with the DP, MP, SUP, Application catalog, etc. roles configured and working. There is only one server on this site. Everything ...
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SCCM migration error: “Failed to insert OSD binaries into the WIM file”

When trying to migrate an OS deployment task from SCCM 2007 to SCCM 2012 R2, I receive the error "Failed to insert OSD binaries into the WIM file" during the step that copies the boot image. I have ...
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SCCM - Where to put the create user step

I've implemented SCCM on our server and am now running task sequences to migrate from Windows XP to Win7. But we also need to be able to add a new local admin, because disable the default ...
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SCCM 2012 R2 - How to specify custom SCCM server IP / name using MDT in PE

I am attempting to automate OS installations using SCCM 2012 R2 (MDT). Clients are failing when the PE attempts to contact the SCCM server as the address is being specified as server.example.com ...
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SCCM - does captured image HW = deployed?

Im hoping to use SCCM 2012 R2 to image a slew of machines that will be ordered over the next year. There will be several different vendors which implies different NICs, graphics, RAM, etc. My ...
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SCCM 2012 Client Auto-remediation breaks client

Our environment is running SCCM 2012 SP1 CU2. Our workstation base is 99% Windows 7, most of which are 64 bit. This post (link) shows details similar to what is going on. Basically, something goes ...
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SCCM - not a valid .wim file?

Am attempting to start using SCCM 2012 to image and maintain new machines. Have unpacked a win7 x64 .iso file to a network share and am trying to add it to SCCM via the Software Library/Operating ...
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SCCM 2012 R2 - unknown PC boot over PXE - bcd file error

When I want to boot an unknown PC over PXE an error comes after it starts the boot\x64\pxeboot.n12 file. The error looks like a Windows 8 bluescreen and contains: Recovery Your PC needs to be ...
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SCCM 2012 - Changes Image index, then we can't change it back

Adding a new boot-image to SCCM 2012. Confirmation dialogue at the end of the addition shows Image index of '1' (which we want)- yet when we went to edit the properties > data sources tab > to check ...
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SCCM 2012 and WSUS…missing Schema folder

A few months ago I installed SCCM 2012 R2 on a brand new 2012 R2 box. Everything went smoothly...or so it seems. I attempted to install WSUS to make it work with SCCM. A few hours of struggling later, ...
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What SCCM roles should I install on my secondary sites?

In the company I'm currently working, we'd like to install System Center Configuration Manager to automaticly deploy Windows 7 images and software. I have been conducting some research on installing, ...
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two identical machines act differently during OSD

I use System Configuration Manager 2012, SP1 to PXE -> Windows PE -> OSD Several computers I got a Lenovo T520 in the door yesterday and wanted to OSD it but in the task sequence step, I couldn't ...
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SCCM DB - Client assignment with DPs

I am trying to imitate SCCM 2012's behaviour when assigning a client to a distribution point for package downloads. Please tell me if I understood it correctly or if there are any errors in my ...
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How to accept EULAs for Software updates deployed through SCCM using Powershell

I'm trying to use the Start-CMSoftwareUpdateDeployment cmdlet to deploy a software update group to an existing collection. PS WHO:\> Start-CMSoftwareUpdateDeployment -SoftwareUpdateGroupName ...
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Troubleshooting Application Evaluations in SCCM2012

I am running into an interesting issue with some applications not evaluating properly in SCCM 2012. The example software I have is Adobe reader 11. When I install using an MSI deployment through ...
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SCCM 2012 software updates failing

Our SCCM setup stopped downloading updates 3 days ago. The error shown on the wsyncmgr.log is this: Sync failed: The subscription cannot be run at this time. Please wait a few minutes and try again. ...
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Driver corruption when deploying Dell Touchpad Drivers (with software) during imaging process

We're an sccm shop, and use it to deploy Windows. When deploying Dell laptops (multiple models), the touchpad drivers seem install properly, but the software doesn't. The resulting problem is that ...
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SCCM 2012: Can I deploy Config Manager Server as Hyper-V virtual machine? [closed]

I have planned to install SCCM 2012 on Windows server 2012 virtual machine. Let me know the system requirements of Visualization? This should be support up to 50 users. Thanks in advance.
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SCCM 2012 Client will not pick up site

I am working on migrating SCCM 2007 to 2012. I have the server setup, AD configured for the new server, and everything is working except for the clients. The 2012 client will not connect to my ...
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WSUS Configuration Fails on SCCM 2012 SP1 on Server 2012

I've installed SCCM 2012 SP1 on Server 2012. CU10 on SQL 2008 R2 SP2 and CU4 on SCCM. I go through the process of installing the WSUS role which appears to complete successfully but when I attempt ...
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System Center 2012 Alternatives [closed]

Are there any good alternatives to System Center 2012? I'm looking for a system platform that allows gives us a replacement for SCCM, SCOM, EdnPoitn Protection, DPM and Global Service Monitor and can ...
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Is there a way to script the installation of System Center Configuration Manager updates listed in Software Center?

We have a very tight outage window and for many of our systems, the servers must be rebooted in the correct order. Because of this, I would like to script our updates. I have attempted to use this ...
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SCCM 2012, Lenovo X240, won't PXE?

Hey guys so I've been very succesfully OSD'ing various computers the past half year. Using a Task Sequence for Windows 7 Enterprise that I created in SCCM 2012 Machines include: HP 8200, Lenovo T61, ...
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SCCM WMI Get Patches that require reboot

How can i get all patches that require a reboot before running the install process using WMI and SCCM. So far i have this wmi query that lists all the available patches but none of the properties ...
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SCCM Reboot at beginning of task sequence

For legacy purposes, we don't pxe boot directly from sccm but have a separate wds server that we pxe boot from, and upload sccm's boot wim (among others, again for legacy purposes) to that server. ...
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How would one run a task sequence within a task sequence in SCCM 2012 SP1

A Shining Example: Inside all of my task sequences I have a group that installs driver packages conditionally based on computer model: And of course, this list does nothing but grow. The fact that ...
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SCCM 2012 - How to deploy 'invisible' application?

Hi I haven't attempted dealing with dependencies before so maybe I'm doing it wrong I want to deploy an application, Dynamics AX 2009, to be visible and optional through software center This ...
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Active Directory Site/Domain Interactions

I'm having an issue wrapping my head around the myriad Active Directory components, and I'm hoping I can get some opinions or corrections from someone. At our workplace, we used to have individual ...
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Why do I get prompted for “Data Source Credentials” when editing a SSRS report for SCCM?

When attempting to add a dataset in Report Builder I am prompted to "Enter Data Source Credentials." Choosing "Use the current Windows user" fails, and I don't have the password for the specified ...
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sccm2012 client.msi error during OSD

I need some help understand my client.msi log to work out why my OSD is failing. Let me first tell you the scenario I have a Task Sequence in sccm 2012, it takes a standard win 7 enterprise image. ...
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Task Sequence boots to logon screen instead of task sequence mode

I'm running a task sequence, and so that users don't accidentally interfere, I have the task sequence reboot to currently installed operating system, which as I understand, is supposed to boot to a ...
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Removing old application versions

I have programmed an application that I deploy to our users using SCCM. I do updates on the application currently about 5 times a month. To release the new version I create a copy of the old ...
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SCCM Reporting - “Report Builder click-once application does not exist on the report server”

I (and my manager) would like to be able to create custom reports in SCCM 2012 SP1 through the Configuration Manager Administrative Console from the comfort of our workstations. Unfortunately, if you ...
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sccm 2012 SP1 not showing AD sites during boundary creation

I have installed System Center Config Mgnr 2012 SP1 and when I go to create a boundary group from a AD site and click browse no AD sites show up. I'm logged in as a Domain Admin. Any ideas?
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Remove Applications page on MDT 2012 Deployment Summary

I am using SCCM 2012 and MDT 2012 for OSD and app deployment. Because of the nature of how some of the apps need to be detected (and which changes as apps get updated) they show up with a warning ...
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Adding and using a Domain Admin during OSD, in MDT

So during my Windows 7 OSD. Going by Company Politics I'm suppose to A: Disabled the standardlized Administrator (Done, can do that in task sequence) B: Create a new Administrator called ...
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SCCM - Disable automatic restart of failed task sequence

Specifically 2012, but I'll take what I can get: When a task sequence fails, it automatically starts a 15 minute countdown and then restarts (provided there is no command prompt open). Is there a way ...
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SCCM Global Condition WQL Query Type Mismatch (wbemErrTypeMismatch - 0x80041005)

We have been handling all of our targeting logic for Packages (and now Applications) with Collections. Now that we have moved from SCCM 2007 to SCCM 2012 SP1 it was recommended that we move that logic ...
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What are the differences between Windows Defender and Windows Intune Endpoint Protection and SCCM Endpoint Protection?

What are the functional differences between Windows Defender and Windows Intune Endpoint Protection and SCCM Endpoint Protection, apart from methods of management, if any? (I am referring to the ...
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How can I make my custom app list show up properly in MDT 2012

I have an MDT task sequence that installs an OS and presents an application list based on your OU choice (differing departments need separate applications). When booting to WinPE and running the task ...
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SCCM 2012 Virtual Lab

I am building an SCCM 2012 virtual lab and I have about 70% of it completed, but I want to test patching, but I dont want to connect my virtual lab to the production environment to pull patches. My ...
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How to troubleshoot Application install during SCCM 2012 OS deployment?

When installing an Application (as opposed to a Package/Program) during an OS deployment task sequence the only thing that seems to get written to the smsts.log if an install fails is that the ...
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Creating an NSIS installer for ConfigMgr that will cause ConfigMgr client to initiate a restart

I have been using NSIS to create install packages for applications developed by our in-house development staff for several years, and we have recently switched from an alternative product to ConfigMgr ...