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Consider the following scenario:
A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, submit a request to Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
PrerequisitesTo apply this hotfix, the computer must be running System Center Operations Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 (SP1).
File informationThe English (United States) version of this hotfix installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.
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Installation instructionThis hotfix must be applied to each computer that hosts a Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 Reporting Data Warehouse Database Server role.
This hotfix enables a name change of a managed entity to synchronize successfully from the operational database to the data warehouse database. However, the existing managed entities remain unchanged if they were changed before you applied this hotfix. After you apply this hotfix, you must again rename the group to a different name to synchronize a change of the display name to the data warehouse database.
Installation of this hotfix requires two separate procedures:
Procedure 1: Extract the hotfix files
On any computer that has SQL Server Management Studio installed and that can connect to the Operations Manager Reporting Data Warehouse database, follow these steps to extract the management pack files:
Restart requirementYou do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement informationThis hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.