Can't create, edit, or delete rules for a compliance policy in System Center Configuration Manager version 1606

Applies to: System Center Configuration Manager (current branch - version 1606)

September 2016

This hotfix is included in the following update rollup:
3186654 Description of Update Rollup 1 for System Center Configuration Manager current branch, version 1606


On the Specify the rules for a compliant device page of the Create Compliance Policy Wizard, you discover that the buttons to create, edit, and delete rules are unavailable (appear dimmed). This issue occurs after you upgrade from System Center Configuration Manager version 1602 to version 1606. Additionally, you cannot add a rule that uses the “Network firewall on” condition to an existing compliance policy.


Hotfix information for System Center Configuration Manager, version 1606

This hotfix is available for installation in the Updates and Servicing node of the Configuration Manager console for version 1606.

If the service connection point is in offline mode, and this issue occurs after the update is imported, you have to re-import the update so that it is listed in the Configuration Manager console. Refer to Install Updates for System Center Configuration Manager for additional detail.

Restart information

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This hotfix does not replace any previously released hotfix.


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