This is a list of System Center Configuration Manager public KB articles and hotfixes published after the 2012 release.

note Note: Some updates are required only under certain circumstances, please read hotfix description before installing one.

ID Title Hotfix
2683915 A secondary site installation is not completed successfully when you type the default instance name in the Create Secondary Site Wizard No
2687393 A malformed command-line command for a Windows Installer-based Deployment Type may cause the initial and successive installation or removal to fail with an MSIExec error message No
2683908 An App-V application cannot be streamed to a client that has the "Bypass proxy server for local addresses" option set No
2681449 Descriptions for the ResultDetail field values in "v_CH_EvalResults" view No
2683900 Changes to the Deployment Type for an application are deployed unexpectedly and cannot be rolled back No
2680765 Changes that are made to Video Hardware Acceleration settings during a Remote Control session are reverted at the end of the session No
2688277 The Configuration Manager Application Catalog does not function when you reinstall the "Application Catalog web service point" role by using different installation options No
2680249 A failure is reported if you remove a zero value from the Return Codes tab under the properties of an application Deployment Type No
2688238 The Microsoft Network Inspection service that is started by Configuration Manager may be stopped by Active Directory Group Policy No
2679653 The lastLogonTimestamp attribute may not be accurate No
2688247 SQL Server cumulative updates must be manually installed on secondary sites that use SQL Server Express No
2688239 Many warning messages for PolicyAgentInstanceProvider are logged in the Application log when you install Configuration Manager Client No
2688244 Old application Deployment Type source content remains in the client cache after the application is removed No
2688242 Endpoint Protection is not updated on client computers after the Endpoint Protection site role is installed on the server No
2677999 The PDF Wizard truncates the program command line to 63 characters No
2678905 The Configuration Manager Client installation fails when BITS is not installed No
2679005 An App-V virtual application package version 4.5.0.1485 in a Configuration Manager Client environment does not run on Windows 7 or on Windows Server 2008 R2 No
2688285 The Apply button is unavailable when you clear the "Enable PXE support for clients" option on the PXE tab in the properties of a Distribution Point No
2688287 The Configuration Manager console crashes when an item in a list view organized by using the Group By option is moved to a collapsed group No
2688288 A site server is stuck in Maintenance mode if you change the SQL Service Broker (SSB) port while you are performing a site recovery No
2689854 An SOL connection is lost when you restart a client in the perimeter network No
2691543 You receive an "Error 31: A device attached to the system is not functioning" error message when you try to install a non-English operating system No
2690414 Keyboard shortcuts that you use in a Remote Desktop session may be intercepted by a Remote Control viewer session No
2693122 The distribution point contains no deployment package after you use the Download Software Updates wizard No
2693104 "Could not find the specified instance" error message when you migrate objects from Configuration Manager 2007 No
2692920 "In Progress" status displayed for the installation on a mobile device of an application that supersedes an application that cannot be uninstalled No
2691080 The Ccmexec.exe service is not automatically restarted after the WMI service is paused and restarted No
2691547 The "Computers with a specific virtual application" or "Computers with a specific virtual application package" reports do not display any data when they are run for collections of users No
2691550 Multiple error messages are logged in the Distmgr.log file when you update shared Distribution Points No
2691946 You cannot reinstall an SMS Provider on the server from which you uninstalled the provider No
2691875 Different results are displayed for software updates when you use saved searches in non-English versions of Configuration Manager No
2692588 The Cluster service may not start after Endpoint Protection is installed on a server that is running an x64-based version of Windows Server 2003 No
2693920 Incorrect amount of computers displayed in the Total Remediations column in the Antimalware Activity report No
2709082 After moving the System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SQL Site Database to another drive, creating a new Software Update package or a new application fails No
2712387 WDS does not start on a PXE enabled remote Distribution Point in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2716946 Task Sequence Fails when using Stand-Alone Media in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2716956 Using the System Center 2012 Configuration Manager CMTrace log viewer to review a log that contains a line exceeding 8000 characters causes the log to be truncated No
2704014 You cannot restart a provisioned computer in a power-saving mode in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2704107 An IPv4 address may be deleted by a Windows 7 AMT-based client computer that is running System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Client No
2704129 The connection may fail when you use the Out of Band console to connect to an Intel AMT-based computer in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2691560 The status of a failed upgrade to a shared Distribution Point may be displayed incorrectly as "Failed to upgrade distribution point" in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2713465  Changing a property of a deployment appears to not be saved in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No 
2713467 A PXE enabled Distribution Point that uses a self-signed certificate will generate many files in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2713469  Failures with the Capture User State task or Task Sequence when using System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No 
2713471 System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Software Center does not launch on a Windows XP client if Terminal Services is disabled No
2716965 Remote Control fails with error C000012 in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2683436  How to remove other antivirus software programs before you install System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection for Mac

No 

2679798  You cannot open the IronKey control panel after you install System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection for Mac No
2680975 How to schedule an in-depth scan in System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection for Mac No 
2685901 How to disable and to enable real-time protection in System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection for Mac No 
2691047 An HTTP URL is passed to an Alternate Content Provider (ACP) for a Distribution Point (DP) even though it is HTTPS-enabled in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2733816  Security Update MS10-019 is not visible in the Configuration Manager console for some operating systems No 
2717295  Description of Cumulative Update 1 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Yes
2756110  Issues with System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Application Evaluation if a third party deployment type is not registered properly on a client No 
2744420 An update is available to support Alternate Content Provider in Task Sequence in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Yes
 2737681  You cannot deploy a client agent by using System Center 2012 Configuration Manager on a computer that is running the French version of Windows 7 Yes 
2780664 Description of Cumulative Update 2 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Yes 
2788371 Editing reports in Configuration Manager may fail when Internet Explorer is not the default browser No
2793312 Application Evaluation may fail on Windows XP computers in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Yes
2796086 Configuration Manager Management Points collocated with clients fail after installing Windows Management Framework 3.0 and running Client Health Evaluation No 
2803196 You see a blank screen after you refresh the browser view of the System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Application Catalog in Internet Explorer 10 No
2739984 Changes to built-in collections are overwritten when you upgrade to System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 No
2801822 Application Catalog link breaks if you change the regional settings decimal separator in Software Center in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2801416 How to upgrade System Center 2012 Configuration Manager to SP1 No
2801987 Installation error 0x800b0101: System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 client Yes
2798545 Application evaluation fails in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager running on Windows XP Yes
2801420 List of public KB articles and major fixes that are included in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 No
2806021 Mac client registration fails in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 No
2794136 Distribution of a boot image to a PXE enabled Distribution Point fails in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2813759 Error message when the UNIX/Linux client for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 is targeted with Software Inventory policies No
2814125 Mobile Device Management installation errors on System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 Management Point No
2793237 FIX: The Schedule Updates Wizard does not list content for Windows Server 2012 in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 [see also KB2893495] Yes
2817245 Description of Cumulative Update 1 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 Yes
2828900 FIX: The content status of a package is stuck in "In progress - Waiting for Content" status in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 Yes
2831244 Clicking the Update button in the System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection client user interface fails with error 0x8024402c  No
2831166 Installing Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring (MBAM) 2.0 fails with "System Center CM Objects Already Installed"  No
2839072 System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Mac client enrollment fails if passwords contain special characters No
2828233 An anti-malware platform update for System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection Service Pack 1 clients is available from Microsoft Support * Superseded by KB2865173 Yes
2832622 FIX: Automatic client updates are unsuccessful for Configuration Manager 2007 clients in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 Yes
2832598 DMP Uploader enters a bad loop in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 Yes
2841764 FIX: Site assignments do not work in a System Center 2012 Configuration Manager site environment Yes 
2854009 Description of Cumulative Update 2 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1  Yes
2858397 System Center 2012 Configuration Manager client PXE boot may fail if the Management Point is in an untrusted forest No
2860244 The Add-CMDistributionPoint cmdlet in Configuration Manager sets an incorrect ServerRemoteName value No
2838585 FIX: A task sequence to install an operating system does not run when you use custom port settings in System Center Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 Yes
2841592 FIX: A task sequence cannot download content from a Configuration Manager 2007 shared distribution point in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 * Superseded by KB2838585 Yes
2867422 FIX: Errors when you try to install or recover a secondary site in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Yes
2837395  "Install Application" task sequence fails with Error code 80004005 in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 Yes
2870847 MBAM 2.0 Setup fails with Error retrieving Configuration Manager Server role settings for 'Reporting Services Point' role No
2871147  MBAM Supported Computers collection query is not updated automatically to support Windows 8.1 Preview No
2869380 FIX: A task sequence stops responding when multiple task sequences are started in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Yes
2870742 FIX: An Alternate Content Provider does not work in a task sequence for a System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 site Yes
2874780 The Service Manager connector to Configuration Manager does not transfer uninstalled software information No
2865173 An anti-malware platform update for Endpoint Protection clients is available from Microsoft Support * Superseded by KB2907566 Yes 
2882125 Description of Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 Yes
2890472 SQL exception on a System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 site server after recovery No
2894518 Software Updates That Require Multiple Reboots may Cause Task Sequence Failure within Configuration Manager No
2894539 A post-CU3 update is available for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 Yes
2893495 The Schedule Updates Wizard does not list all available software updates for an x64 version of a Windows Server image in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 No
2889321  System Center 2012 Configuration Manager and System Center 2012 Endpoint Protection support for Windows Azure Virtual Machines No
2891764  The Add-CMStateMigrationPoint cmdlet in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager sets an incorrect ServerRemoteName value No
2905002  An update is available for the "Operating System Deployment" feature of System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager * Superseded by KB2910552 Yes
2897050 Maintenance tasks default settings in System Center 2012 and System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager No
2905359 "Error 25150. Setup was unable to register the CCM_Service_HostingConfiguration endpoint" when you try to install the client agent in Configuration Manager No 
2907591 Per-computer variables for imported computers are not read in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes
2907566 November 2013 anti-malware platform update for Endpoint Protection clients * Superseded by KB2952678 Yes
2913703 Applications that use dynamic variable lists are not installed in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 Yes
2916611 Automatic Deployment Rules do not work when you use specific proxy authentication on a site server that is running Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes
2923401 Configuration Manager client update does not install successfully on Windows XP or Windows Server 2003 clients No
2910552 You cannot deploy Windows 8.1 to a Windows XP-based computer after you upgrade to System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes
2922875 Description of Cumulative Update 4 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 Yes
2910552 You cannot stage a Windows PE 3.1 boot image to a Windows XP-based computer in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes
2935813 The Add-CMDistributionPoint cmdlet in Configuration Manager sets an incorrect ServerRemoteName value Yes 
2928122 Application contents are duplicated in stand-alone media in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes 
2918997 Hotfix updates the Software Requirements UI for Mac software distribution operating systems in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1 Yes 
2952919 Custom port settings are not added to boot media in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2938441 Description of Cumulative Update 1 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes
2932274 Description of Windows PowerShell changes in Cumulative Update 1 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager No
2952678 March 2014 anti-malware platform update for Endpoint Protection clients * Superseded by KB2998627 Yes
2949669 System Center 2012 R2 support for the April 2014 Windows Server 2012 R2 Update No
2957122 Description of Cumulative Update 1 for the System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager clients for UNIX and Linux Yes 
2931044 Discovery Data Manager slows when it rebuilds .ncf files on startup in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 Yes
2923078 Reporting Services installation fails on System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 that has SQL Server 2014 installed Yes
2952686 You cannot install an application by using stand-alone media in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 Yes
2948224 The Start-CMDistributionPointUpgrade cmdlet fails in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes
2969096 e2e: Configuring and Troubleshooting Operating System Deployment in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2961924 A command-line action that has a linked package doesn't start in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Yes
2962909 Active Directory discovery creates computer names that use the domain NETBIOS name in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Yes
2962927 You cannot distribute a driver package to a package share on a pull-distribution point Yes
2976660 First logon to Windows 8/8.1 image deployed via ConfigMgr 2012 fails with "The universal unique identifier (UUID) type is not supported" No
2970177 Description of Cumulative Update 2 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes
2962855 Description of Windows PowerShell changes in Cumulative Update 2 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager No
2976481 Description of Cumulative Update 2 for the System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Clients for Linux and Unix Yes
2901698  Some apps may not function after an enrolled Windows RT-based device is upgraded to Windows 8.1 RT General Availability  No 
2905780  Deployed applications are removed during upgrade to Windows 8.1 General Availability on a Windows RT-based device  No 
2909893  Which version of System Center Configuration Manager do you need to deploy a particular version of Windows?  No 
2978017  Description of Cumulative Update 5 for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 Yes 
2990325 You cannot install applications larger than 4 GB on a Mac by using the System Center Configuration Manager client No
2984644 PowerShell exits unexpectedly when you run the New-CMSiteSystemServer cmdlet Yes
2994331  Description of Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager  Yes 
2999304 Description of Windows PowerShell changes in Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager No
2995743 Guided walkthrough for troubleshooting ConfigMgr 2012 software update synchronization issues No
3000794 Upgrade scripts may be unsuccessful when you apply Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes 
2998627 October 2014 anti-malware platform update for Endpoint Protection clients- Supersedes 2952678 Yes 
2990658 Hotfix adds client notification and provides fast channel communications to System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes 
2940326 Default logging variables unexpectedly used during task sequence in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes
3002291 Mobile Device Management settings are not applied to cloud-managed users in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Yes
2998616 Description of Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Clients for Linux and UNIX Yes
3012951 Guided Walkthrough for Troubleshooting PXE boot issues in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager No
2998801 The SMS Executive Service may stop unexpectedly when you add or update packages from distribution points Yes

 

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