Update Rollup 1 for System Center 2012 R2 #scvmm #winserv #syctr

There are some updates for SCVMM,SCOM,SCDMP the easy method is by windows update But did you read the KB ?


If you do read the KB from the SCVMM you need to do some extra steps. Do not forget those steps !



There are 13 Virtual Machine Manager issues fixed in Update Rollup 1 for System Center 2012 R2. There is a download package for the VMM console and a separate download package for VMM Server. KB article 2904712


In this KB there is a T-SQL script that must be run. Keep in mind it should be run on the VMM DB


The Second step is give rights or you could see this errors :

  • An error occurred while trying to create an add-in folder for your account:
    Access to the path: "C:\Program Files\Microsoft System Center 2012 R2\Virtual Machine Manager\bin\AddInPipeline\AddIns" is denied.

  • When you open the VMM console, you receive the following error message:

    Could not update managed code add-in pipeline due to the following error:
    The required folder "C:\Program Files\Microsoft System Center 2012 R2\Virtual Machine Manager\bin\AddInPipeline\HostSideAdapters" does not exist.

So go to this location C:\Program Files\Microsoft System Center 2012 R2\Virtual Machine Manager\bin

Click the Select a principal link, type Authenticated Users, and then click OK



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My System Center Cloud is done patching.

Keep in mind there are also updates for SCOM and DPM see below and read the KB for the extra steps !uu

There are seven Operations Manager – UNIX and Linux Monitoring Management Pack issues fixed in Update Rollup 1 for System Center 2012 R2. See KB 2904678

There are 10 Operations Manager issues fixed in Update Rollup 1 for System Center 2012 R2. See KB article 2904678



There are three Data Protection Manager (DPM) issues fixed in Update Rollup 1 for System Center 2012 R2. See KB article 2904687



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