KB3002291: MDM settings are not applied to cloud-managed users in Configuration Manager 2012 R2

hotfixJust drop you a quick line a new hotfix for Configuration Manager 2012 R2 is released which improves the process of getting policies applied to mobile devices. When a user becomes a cloud-managed user (CloudUserID), a settings policy may not target the assignment for the user this due to different user(s) with same clouduserID. This behavior was introduced by CU2 and CU3.

  • This problem affects only environments that use the Intune Connector together with Configuration Manager 2012 R2.
  • This problem occurs only when Cumulative Update 2 or Cumulative Update 3 for Configuration Manager is installed.

To apply this hotfix, you must have Cumulative Update 2 or Cumulative Update 3 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager installed.

For more details and download see http://support2.microsoft.com/kb/3002291

For a complete list of all available hotfixes and update please consult the List of Public Microsoft Support Knowledge Base Articles wiki page.

Configuration Manager 2012 R2 Hotfix introduces instant Remote Wipe and Retirement of Mobile Devices

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Exciting times upfront of Configuration Manager & Microsoft Intune! After announcement of renaming Windows Intune to Microsoft Intune and expected new functionalities in Q4 Microsoft released this week an imported hotfix for Configuration Manager 2012 R2. In short this hotfix allows you to remote wipe or retire your mobile devices almost instanlty with out any delay…how cool is that! Continue reading “Configuration Manager 2012 R2 Hotfix introduces instant Remote Wipe and Retirement of Mobile Devices”

System Center 2012 Update Rollup 2 available for download #sysctr

Recently Microsoft has released an update rollup package for their System Center 2012 product suite. The update package contains updates for the following System Center 2012 products:

  • App Controller
  • Data Protection Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Orchestrator
  • Service Manager
  • Virtual Machine Manager

For an overview of all solved issues go to http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2706783/en-us

The update packages for App Controller, Orchestrator, and Virtual Machine Manager are available from Microsoft Update. Additionally, the update packages for Data Protection Manager, Operations Manager and Service Manager are available from the following Microsoft Download Center websites:

Data Protection Manager

http://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?id=30413

(http://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?id=30413)


Operations Manager

http://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?id=30421

(http://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?id=30421)


UNIX and Linux Management Pack update for Operations Manager

http://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?id=29696

(http://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?id=29696)


Service Manager

http://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?id=30410

(http://www.microsoft.com/download/details.aspx?id=30410)

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Service Manager 2010 SP1 Cumulative Update 2 (CU2) is released

The Servce Manager product team announced this week a cumulative update which is a rollup of fixes for System Center Service Manager 2010 SP1. It can be applied to SP1 CU1 or directly to a Service Manager 2010 SP1 installation. This update contains a set of bug fixes to the Service Manager 2010 SP1 release. Continue reading “Service Manager 2010 SP1 Cumulative Update 2 (CU2) is released”