Ran into this issue today trying to upgrade from SCOM RTM to SCOM SP1 I got the standard 1603 error in the OpsMgrSetupWizard.log [15:44:20]: Error: :LaunchMSI: MSI D:\Setup\AMD64\Server\OMServer.msi returned error 1603 [15:44:20]: Error: :ProcessInstalls: Install Item Management Server failed to install. […]
I ran into this error today trying to install SCOM 2012.  “The target principal name is incorrect. Cannot generate SSPI context.” The Error from the Setup Wizard was “This SQL server could not be found. Please check that this SQL […]
Here are the new features in V6: Dedicated Linux / Unix Page –  Linux and Unix admins now have a dedicated page to schedule maintenance mode.  They can search and select multiple *NIX computers for maintenance mode. Improved Classes Page – The new […]
In SCOM 2012 R2 the parameters for a manual command line agent install have been updated.  One new required parameter in SCOM 2012 R2 is AcceptEndUserLicenseAgreement=1 To deploy 32-Bit and 64-Bit SCOM 2012 R2 Agents using SCCM in one package […]
Here are the new features in V5.1: 24-Hour International Date Time Format –  International customers that use a 24-Hour time clock can now use their native time format. [button link=”https://www.scom2k7.com/downloads/SCOM2012MMSchedulerV8.zip” style=”download”]Download Free Trial[/button]
Here are the new features in V5: Monthly Maintenance Mode –  This has been one of the most requested feature as end users often want to schedule maintenance mode on specific days of the month such as patch Tuesday or during […]
**Update** Microsoft has finally released a new version of Remote Desktop Connection Manager that was once deprecated. You can download the version 2.81 here: Download: https://download.sysinternals.com/files/RDCMan.zip Anyone running lots of remote desktop sessions will want to check out Remote Desktop […]
Lots of of good fixes in the latest UR.  Especially  if you are using APM then this update rollup  is a must for making this work.   Working with Sensitive Data for .NET Applications Link:  http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2992020 Issues that are fixed in update rollup […]
Here are the new features in V4: Multi-select Computers  This has been the most requested feature as end users often want to schedule multiple computers at a time without having to create groups. Multi-select Computers in Integrated dashboard  Now you […]
There is a bug in Silects MP Author SP2 tool.  If you select a 32-Bit registry key for discovery.   When you save the MP it will automatically remove the Wow6432Node Most 32-Bit applications don’t write to multiple locations so […]