Error 0x800703ee and no updates in Software Center SCCM

SCCM Software Updates Scan Cycle

If no updates show up in Software Center (while there should be) you preferably start searching in you SCCM log files for errors. Logfiles ScanAgent.log and WUAHandler.log are a good place to start. These are by default located in C:\Windows\CCM\Logs\ Hint: use CMTrace (Configuration Manager Trace Log Tool to get a readable log file with …

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All solutions to error 0x87D00607: The software change returned error code 0x87D00607 (-2016410105)

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Last week I stumbled upon error 0x87D00607 (-2016410105). When I googled for “The software change returned error code 0x87D00607 (-2016410105)”, I mainly got “check your boundaries” as a possible solution. However, there may be other causes for this error. With this blog post, I’m trying to sum up all causes and solutions for error 0x87D00607. Solution 1:  …

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The software could not be found on any servers at this time in SCCM 2012 Software Center

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Today at work, I had scheduled to deploy Nuance Power PDF Advanced 2.0, a hugh software product taking 2 GB of disk space. I use SCCM 2012 R2, build 1610, but in this scenario I believe any version or build would have given the same error. During the testing phase, I clicked Install in the …

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0x800704dd error during SCCM client installation

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Symptoms of error 0x800704dd during ccmsetup Error 0x800704dd or 800704dd may occur when you’re trying to install the SCCM client, using ccmsetup.exe. I used cmtrace to examine the ccmsetup.log and found the following passage: Failed to download client files by BITS. Error 0x800704dd Failed to open to WMI namespace ‘\\.\root\ccm’ (80041001) Failed to get client version …

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Solution to “SQL Server reported SQL message 50000, severity 16”

After a SCCM database move to another drive on my server, I consecutively faced errors on my SCCM server: Component: SMS_POLICY_PROVIDER Severity: Error Message ID: 620 Microsoft SQL Server reported SQL message 50000, severity 16: *** Unknown SQL Error! This turned out to be a parameter that has to be set in the database. If …

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