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Update Rollup 4 for System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator – SPF

This article describes the issues that are fixed in Update Rollup 4 for Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator – Service Provider Foundation. Additionally, this article contains the installation instructions for Update Rollup 4 for System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator – Service Provider Foundation.
Issues that are fixed in this update rollup
  • Service Provider Foundation (SPF) usage endpoint does not respond to a Windows Azure Pack request after three minutes.
  • SPF fails if a global Group Policy Object exists for setting PowerShell script execution policy.
  • SPF does not support the assignment of a static IP address to an existing virtual machine.
  • A tenant's local user name or password is sent to Service Management Automation (SMA) as clear text, and the credential can be viewed in the job history in the WAP portal.
  • When SPF invokes SMA, it has to look for the EndpointURL setting case-insensitively.
  • After you install update 2990942, SPF experiences a "method not found/return code 500" error.
How to obtain and install Update Rollup 4 for System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator – SPF
Update packages for Orchestrator – Service Provider Foundation are available from Windows Update or by manual download.

How to obtain this update

Method 1: Windows Update

This update is available from Windows Update.

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To manually download and install this update, follow these steps:
  1. Download the file from Microsoft Update Catalog.
  2. Extract the downloaded file for the kb2992021_Microsoft.SystemCenter.Foundation.Setup_x64.msp update package.
  3. Double-click the kb2992021_Microsoft.SystemCenter.Foundation.Setup_x64.msp file.
Note To use the command prompt to install the update, run the following command in the same location as the file:
msiexec.exe /update kb2992021_Microsoft.SystemCenter.Foundation.Setup_x64.msp
Note After you install this update, it is not listed in the Programs and Features item in Control Panel. To uninstall the update, you can use one of the following commands:
  • If you have the original MSI installation media for SPF and the .msp file for this update, use the following command:
    msiexec.exe /package Microsoft.SystemCenter.Foundation.Setup_x64.msi /uninstall kb2992021_Microsoft.SystemCenter.Foundation.Setup_x64.msp /passive
  • If you do not have the original files, you can remove this update by using GUID references. To do this, run the following command:
    msiexec.exe /package {69344E86-7183-4384-A230-499E9914BE14} /uninstall {9AA0BDBB-1BAC-4D9B-950C-CB098ADE5600} /passive

Installation information


To apply this update, you must be running System Center 2012 R2 Orchestrator – SPF.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace a previously released update.

Files that are updated in Update Rollup 4 packages

Files that are changedFile sizeVersion
SupplementNoticeFolderUpdatesKB299202126357ot versioned
Web.Config3796ot versioned
MOF66470ot versioned
New-VM2.ps130693ot versioned
Set-SCUserRole235687ot versioned
OnBeginCreateSession.ps111701ot versioned
Set-VM2.ps122120ot versioned
Set-VirtualNetworkAdapter2.ps114800ot versioned
Add-UserRoleProperties.ps115282ot versioned
Add-RequestID,ps110441ot versioned
Get-SCVMTemplate2.ps110510ot versioned
OnBeginCreateSession.ps111559ot versioned
OnBeginCreateSession.ps112525ot versioned


Article ID: 2992021 - Last Review: 10/28/2014 23:37:00 - Revision: 2.0

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