Configuration Manager 2012 Agent installation fails on a Management Point with CU3 installed

November 16, 2013 at 7:07 pm in Configuration Manager by timdk

When attempting to install the Configuration Manager 2012 client on a site system hosting the management point (MP) role and that site system has CU3 installed, the installation will fail.

To work around this issue you would have to:

  1. Uninstall the MP role first.
  2. Install the Configuration Manager client
  3. Reinstall the MP role.

More details are documented in the following KB article:

Hope this saves you some troubleshooting time!


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