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  • Hello All,

    I recently upgraded our Primary Site server to SP2 & CU2.

    The Site version is now at 8239 and my client are at version 5.00.8239.1301.
    I noticed that the agent wasn't installed on our primary site server, so I performed a client push but the installation fails.

    The installer fails with the following message:
    MSI: An older version of the ConfigMgr Management Point is installed. Please upgrade the Management Point before attempting to upgrade the client.

    This is however incorrect as when I browse to the MPList URL, it clearly shows : <Version>8239</Version>

    Does anybody have an idea where the ccmsetup.exe gets the idea that the MP is not up to date?

    When running the ccmsetup, I see some of the following messages:
    Checking compatibility of site version '5.00.8239.1301', expect newer than '5.00.8200.1000' 
    Site version '5.00.8239.1301' is compatible. Client deployment will continue. 
    Running query 'SELECT * FROM CCM_Service_HostedApplication WHERE Type="Server"'
    Detect sAppName 'ConfigMgr_MP'
    CCM hosted server application is detected 
    Installing version 5.00.8239.1000 of the client with product code {343D4507-997F-4553-9F86-2BB81F19A05E} 

    I've also checked the above mentioned WMI query and there I also see what I expect:

    Get-WmiObject -Namespace "Root\CCM\Policy\Machine" -Class "CCM_Service_HostedApplication" -Filter 'Type="Server"'

    Name             : ConfigMgr_MP
    Type             : Server
    Version          : 5.00.8239.1301

    This indicates to me that everything should be fine.

    Can anybody shed some light on this strange issue?

    Thanks!

    Filip

    Monday, December 14, 2015 12:08 PM

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  • Do the MPSetup.log and mpMSI.log also indicate a successful (Re-)Installation of the MP?

    Simon Dettling | msitproblog.com | @SimonDettling

    Monday, December 14, 2015 12:24 PM
  • Hi Simon,

    From the MPSetup.log:
    <12/14/15 10:14:41> mp.msi exited with return code: 0
    <12/14/15 10:14:41> Installation was successful.

    From MPMSI.log:
    MSI (s) (78:E8) [10:14:41:387]: Product: ConfigMgr Management Point -- Configuration completed successfully.
    MSI (s) (78:E8) [10:14:41:387]: Windows Installer reconfigured the product. Product Name: ConfigMgr Management Point. Product Version: 5.00.8239.1301. Product Language: 1033. Manufacturer: Microsoft Corporation. Reconfiguration success or error status: 0.
    MSI (s) (78:E8) [10:14:41:390]: Deferring clean up of packages/files, if any exist
    MSI (s) (78:E8) [10:14:41:390]: MainEngineThread is returning 0

    So yes :)

    Monday, December 14, 2015 1:50 PM