Description of System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 Update Rollup 5


This is a summary article that describes the components that are updated in Update Rollup 5 for Microsoft System Center 2012 Service Pack 1. Additionally, this article contains download links and links to component articles. The component articles provide details on the issues that are resolved in this rollup. 

To download and install the update packages for System Center 2012 Service Pack 1, see the "How to download and install System Center 2012 SP1 Update Rollup 5" section.

Components that are fixed in this update rollup

App Controller
Data Protection Manager (KB2904723)
Operations Manager (KB2904680)
Operations Manager - UNIX and Linux Monitoring (Management Pack Update)
Orchestrator (KB2904725)
Service Manager
Service Provider Foundation
Virtual Machine Manager (KB2904727)

How to download and install System Center 2012 SP1 Update Rollup 5

Please see each component article to obtain specific installation instructions.

Note The UNIX and Linux Monitoring Pack update for Operations Manager is available from the following Microsoft Download Center website:

Microsoft Update

Update packages for App Controller, Data Protection Manager, Operations Manager, Service Provider Foundation, and Virtual Machine Manager are available from Microsoft Update.

To obtain and install an update package from Microsoft Update, follow these steps on a computer that has an applicable System Center 2012 R2 component installed:
  1. Click Start, and then click Control Panel.
  2. In Control Panel, double-click Windows Update.
  3. In the Windows Update window, click Check Online for updates from Microsoft Update.
  4. Click Important updates are available.
  5. Select the Update Rollup 5 packages that you want to install, and then click OK.
  6. Click Install updates to install the selected update packages.
Manual download of the update packages

To manually download the update packages from the Microsoft Update Catalog, go to one of the following download sites as appropriate. 

To manually install the update packages, run the following command from an elevated command prompt:
msiexec.exe /update packagename

For example, to install the Virtual Machine Manager Server Update (KB2904727), run the following command:
msiexec.exe /update KB2904727-AMD64-Server.msp

Data Protection Manager (KB2904723)

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Operations Manager (KB2904680)

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Orchestrator (KB2904725)

    Download  Download the update package now.  

Virtual Machine Manager (KB2918659 - Console, KB2904727 – VMM Server)

Download Download the Console update package now.

Download Download the VMM Server update package now.


Article ID: 2904730 - Last Review: 25 Feb 2014 - Revision: 1