If a SQL Collation besides"SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS" is specified when installing SQL OpsMgr will have to be reinstalled as you will get errors after installing the product similar to the following:
Cannot resolve the collation conflict between "SQL collation "SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS" and "Latin1_General_CI_AS" in the equal to operation.
When installing SQL server be sure to select SQL collation SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS. If OpsMgr has already been installed you will have to reinstall SQL and OpsMgr to change the SQL collation.
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Article ID: 958979 - Last Review: Nov 19, 2012 - Revision: 1