Description of Update Rollup 7 for System Center 2012

Applies to: System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager

Introduction


This article describes the issues that are fixed in Update Rollup 7 for Microsoft System Center 2012. Additionally, this article contains the installation instructions for Update Rollup 7 for System Center 2012.

Issues that are fixed in this update rollup

Virtual Machine Manager Server update (KB2888940)

Issue 1
The Virtual Machine Manager Service may crash while it is performing cluster maintenance.

Issue 2
Virtual Machine Manager cannot update the VMWare host, the virtual machine, or networking information.

How to obtain and install Update Rollup 7 for System Center 2012

Download information

The update package is available from Microsoft.
  • To obtain and install the update from Microsoft Update, follow these steps on a system that has the Virtual Machine Manager Server 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 7 package, and then click OK.
    6. Click Install updates to install the update package.
  • To manually download the update package from Microsoft Update Catalog, go to the following Microsoft website:

    Virtual Machine Manager Server update (KB2888940)To manually install the update package, run the following command from an elevated command prompt:
    msiexec.exe /update packagename
    For example, to install the Virtual Machine Manager Server Update (KB2888940), run the following command:
    msiexec.exe /update KB2888940_vmmServer_amd64.msp

Files that are updated in the Update Rollup 7 package