Posts Tagged ‘CU3’

Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager released!

September 24, 2014 Leave a comment

Yesterday Microsoft has made available Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager.

Details on the issues that were fixed, and other additional changes introduced by this CU, can be found here:

As we saw with earlier Cumulative Updates the changes related to Powershell are documented in a separate article. Read more about those here:

Stay tuned for more details on how to implement this CU soon.


Configuration Manager 2012 Agent installation fails on a Management Point with CU3 installed

November 14, 2013 Leave a comment

When attempting to install the Configuration Manager 2012 client on a site system hosting the management point (MP) role and that site system has CU3 installed, the installation will fail.

To work around this issue you would have to:

  1. Uninstall the MP role first.
  2. Install the Configuration Manager client
  3. Reinstall the MP role.

More details are documented in the following KB article:

Hope this saves you some troubleshooting time!


Post-CU3 update released for System Center 2012 Configuration Manager SP1

October 11, 2013 Leave a comment

Metro-Fix Yesterday Microsoft has released an update to address issues that occurred with Cumulative Update 3 (CU3) for Microsoft System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Service Pack 1 (SP1).

The issues the update resolves are the following:

  • The SQL Update part of the Cumulative Update 3 installation fails when the date format on the instance of Microsoft SQL Server is defined in the DD/MM/YYYY format.
  • The All Windows RT and All Windows RT 8.1 Preview entries should not appear in the supported platform list for new configuration items.
  • Task sequences that contain Windows 8.1 as a condition on the Options tab generate an exception when they are changed or accessed.

Full details and download information can be found here.