Category Archives: SCCM

Case of the SCCM 2012 Application Catalog Communication Breakdown

Installing SCCM 2012 SP1 and Application Catalog feature in test environment went without a hitch. However when installed into production server the catalog site was throwing an error Cannot connect to the application server The webserver cannot communicate with the … Continue reading

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Case of the SMSSWD.exe Crash

A colleague advised me on first logon only a component of SCCM, smsswd.exe would always crash – but would never crash on any subsequent logons. Not only that, they had a crash dump file. (they’re learning!) In this case it … Continue reading

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