Author Archives: Erik Verwer

DPM could not enumerate one or more components for application – Error ID 963

When trying to add a Primary Backup source to my Secondary DPM Server i’ve got the following Error; Error ID: 963 DPM could not enumerate one or more components for application <Component> on protected computer <ServerName>. Every where on the internet the solutions was to check the DPM Writer on the Production Server. With no […]


SCOM alert – AD FS application pool (ADFSAppPool) is stopped in the IIS Manager

In SCOM 2012 I’ve got errors about ADFS Webservices. SCOM Alerts AD FS application pool Is Not Running On The Federation Server Federation Passive Web Site Application Is Missing On The Federation Server After checking the specific server and Application Pool “ADFSAppPool” I couldn’t see anything wrong. So I checked the monitoring rule that was […]


DPM 2012 Service won’t start after Reboot (Internet Access)

A collegue of my asked me for helping him with some troubleshooting. At a customer DPM console and services won’t start after a reboot and some updates that were installed. First thing on my mind was that this was caused by installed updates, but the simple solution was to give the Server Internet Access. The following services wouldn’t start: – […]


ConfigMgr 2012 OSD Installing Package Hangs

Deploying a captured image hangs at the first install package step when you start the OSD deployment just after you update the Distribution Point with the caputered image. The strange thing is that when you wait for 12hours the deployment will work fine. In the smsts.log you will find repeatedly; <![LOG[Waiting for job status notification…]LOG]!> When searching […]


Database Auto-Protection Failed DPM

This error occurs when WMI is not properly working on Protected SQL servers. You can check on which server this occurs by running the AutoProtectInstances.ps1 Powershell script in the DPM Management Shell. What this script does is checking for new SQL instances that are added to your protected SQL Servers.   The Powershell script will […]


Remove a Old SCVMM Integration with SCOM

In our LAB i created a SCOM 2012 inegration with SCVMM 2012. After the expiration off the trial period of SCVMM we installed SCVMM on a other server. The old intergration with SCOM wasn’t deleted. So how can you delete the old integration. – Open SQL Management Studio on your SCOM Server. – Make a […]


Install Win7 SP1 with additional LP using MDT2010 without Errors

To install Windows 7 SP1 with additional language packs using MDT2010 you need to update WinPE to version 3.1 and you need to edit a script in your deploymentshare. When you not do this things you get Error: Windows could not apply unattend settings during pass [offlineServicing]. Step 1: Download and install the Microsoft Deployment Tool Kit […]