Consider the following scenario:
- You have updated to Configuration Manager current branch, version 1802.
- You have to install a program that is targeted as "User" or "User Group Collection" (not as Device Collection), and the program is available (but not a required program).
In this scenario, after you start to install the program, Software Center (SCClient.exe) terminates unexpectedly. Additionally, an entry for Event 1026 is recorded in the Application log and resembles the following:
Description: The process was terminated due to an unhandled exception
Exception Info: System.NullReferenceException
Hotfix information for System Center Configuration Manager, version 1802
Microsoft Download Center
This hotfix is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
After you download this hotfix, see the following topic on the Microsoft website for installation instructions:
To apply this hotfix, you must have update 4163547 installed.
You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement information
This hotfix does not replace any previously released hotfix.