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Windows Update Error: 0x80004005

Oct 4, 2017 | | Say something

Received the following error when trying to run a software update scan through configuration manager 1702 client. Scan failed….. 0x80004005 Issue can be resolved by performing the following simple steps: Stop the Windows Update Service sc.exe stop wuauserv Rename or Delete the following file “c:\windows\system32\grouppolicy\machine\registry.pol” cd c:\windows\system32\grouppolicy\machine\ del registry.pol Start the Windows Update Service sc.exe […more]

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Windows 7 : Configuration Manager Remote Control Viewer Disconnects, locking remote host

Aug 14, 2017 | | Say something

Issue: We have a couple of Windows 7 lift computers that are connected to a wireless network. We have been monitoring these lift computers using Configuration Manager remote control viewer to ensure that these displays are always actively displaying content. We have noticed that these displays keep on locking out and revert to the Window […more]

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OnSearchComplete – Failed to end search job. Error = 0x80072ee2.

Jul 12, 2016 | | Say something

We are running Configuration Manager 2012 R2 SP1 CU2 in our envionment and had some clients report the following error in the wuahandler.log on a Windows 7 32-bit workstation, “OnSearchComplete – Failed to end search job. Error = 0x80072ee2.” “Error = 0x80072ee2” translates to a connection time-out to the wsus server. [AdSense-A] Resolved the issue […more]

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OnSearchComplete – Failed to end search job. Error = 0x80072ee2.

Jul 12, 2016 | | Say something

We are running Configuration Manager 2012 R2 SP1 CU2 in our envionment and had some clients report the following error in the wuahandler.log on a Windows 7 32-bit workstation, “OnSearchComplete – Failed to end search job. Error = 0x80072ee2.” “Error = 0x80072ee2” translates to a connection time-out to the wsus server. Resolved the issue by […more]

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Obtain current SMS site assignment and compare to “auto” discovered ‘ site

Jul 11, 2016 | | 1 comment

I had a scenario where some of our SCCM clients would fail to communicate to our Primary Servers. Upon investigation it was found that changing the sitecode of the client would resolve the issue at hand, however doing this on a couple of 100 clients would be time consuming. Instead of logging into each client […more]

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OnSearchComplete – Failed to end search job. Error = 0x80244010

May 22, 2016 | | 1 comment

I found some of my Windows Server 2008 clients did not install any windows updates for a couple of months. There were no updates available in the software center, although it was being targeted with updates in SCCM 2012 R2. When checking the WuauHandler.log i came across the following error “OnSearcgComplete failed to end search […more]

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OnSearchComplete – Failed to end search job. Error = 0x80244007

Mar 31, 2016 | | Say something

I had a SCCM client that was not getting any updates. WindowsUpdate.log file revealed the following error “WARNING: Failed to get Wu Exemption info from NLM, assuming not exempt, error = 0x80240037” and the WUAHandler.log the following error: “OnSearchComplete – Failed to end search job. Error = 0x80244007“. When searching for the solution to this […more]

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Failed to Add Update Source for WUAgent of type (2) and id ({GUID}). Error = 0x80004005

Mar 22, 2016 | | Say something

I had a couple of sccm clients that would display the error below in the Wuahandler.log and would not install any updates as it could not complete the Software Update scans. Failed to Add Update Source for WUAgent of type (2) and id ({GUID}). Error = 0x80004005 To resolve the issue we need to reset […more]

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Powershell: Moving files from sub-folders to single folder

Jan 21, 2016 | | Say something

So I had a folder with about 100 sub-folders and within these sub-folders were “.cab” files. Every month I would go through each sub-folder manually and move the .cab files to a single folder. And you will agree with me when I say this is time consuming and also a strenuous little exercise. So I thought […more]

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SCCM WSUS Synchronization failed

Jan 13, 2016 | | Say something

  WSUS Synchronization failed. Message: WSUS server not configured. Please refer to WCM.log for configuration error details..Source: CWSyncMgr::DoSync.The operating system reported error 2147500037: Unspecified error After much troubleshooting and reading the log files, it appeared that the WSUS local DB was in a sort of a hung state for some unknown reason and did not […more]

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