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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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WSUSCtrl.log: Errors were reported in these WSUS Server components WSUSService

Nov 19, 2015 | | Say something

I recently recovered a Secondary site after loosing the data drive. Once the site was recovered and the database replication completed I found the following errors in the WSUSCtrl.log when I tried to sync the WSUS database with the Primary or upstream WSUS database. “Errors were reported in these WSUS Server components WSUSService, on WSUS Server […more]

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sccm Setup was unable to compile the file SmsClient.mof

Nov 12, 2015 | | Say something

After upgrading  SCCM 2012 SP1 CU5 to SCCM 2012 SP2, some of the SCCM clients failed to start the ccmexec service whenever you restarted it. I tried re-installing the SCCM client, but received the following error: sccm Setup was unable to compile the file SmsClient.mof I then realised that the batch file I was using for […more]

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WsyncMgr.log – Sync failed: Class not registered

Oct 27, 2015 | | Say something

We run a SCCM 2012 SP1 CU5 environment and recently noticed that our wsus sync is not working as it was last updated 1 week ago, where in fact it is set to run on a daily schedule. When investigating the WsyncMgr.log file, we noticed the following errors that occurred: Sync failed: “Class not registered” […more]

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SCCM 2012 – Calling back with empty distribution points list

Oct 12, 2015 | | Say something

I recently had clients that could not download any software update content on demand. When I opened the LocationServices.log file, I had multiple entries of the following error or warning message: “Calling back with empty distribution points list”. Upon checking the boundaries for this client, I found that the current boundary for that site did not include all […more]

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Remote Computers Reboot Script

Oct 4, 2015 | | Say something

Clean and effective script to reboot a list of computers remotely. Change the text highlighted in red to best fit your needs. –Script Start– Set WSHShell = WScript.CreateObject(“WScript.Shell”) Set oFS = CreateObject(“Scripting.FileSystemObject”) strWarning = “Due to system maintenance, this computer must be restarted. You have 10 minutes to save your work from the start of this […more]

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