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This article lists the problems that are fixed in Microsoft Systems Management Server (SMS) 2003 Service Pack 3 (SP3). Service packs are cumulative. This means that the problems that are fixed in a service pack are also fixed in later service packs. For more information about how to obtain Systems Management Server 2003 service packs, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/885643/ )How to obtain the latest Systems Management Server 2003 service pack
For more information about the problems that are fixed in Service Pack 3, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/905751/ )Some packages are not uncompressed in the share folder on the distribution point in a multi-tier Microsoft Systems Management Server 2003 Service Pack 2 hierarchy
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/915198/ )You may receive inaccurate reports when you run SMS hardware inventory reports on the parent site server
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/915801/ )Error message when you use the Distribute Software Updates Wizard in SMS 2003 Service Pack 2: "Unknown error 0x80071017"
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/917366/ )An error is logged when you use the Distribute Software Updates Wizard in the SMS 2003 Inventory Tool for HP ProLiant and Integrity Updates: "Install Failed"
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/917367/ )The Security Warning dialog box still appears after you select the "Always accept software from this publisher" option in the Distribute Software Updates Wizard in SMS 2003
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/917369/ )Error message when you try to change some properties of a previously authorized software update package in SMS 2003: "The file <FileName> failed a security check. The file hash doesn't match the information in the database"
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/915864/ )You cannot use any feature of Systems Management Server (SMS) 2003 Remote Tools to access an SMS client after you enter valid credentials
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/916461/ )Collection members may randomly drop out of a collection on a Systems Management Server 2003 site
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/916523/ )If an SMS 2003 site database is larger than 2 GB, the database size is reported incorrectly in the SMS Administrator Console
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/917435/ )Errors are logged in the sender.log file and the sched.log file on Systems Management Server 2003
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/918104/ )Multiple instances of the same SMS Legacy Client computer appear in the SMS 2003 Administrator console
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/918914/ )The ddm.box inbox folder is backlogged with many DDRs, and the SMS database is not updated with newly created objects in Systems Management Server 2003
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/920108/ )The Manage Site Accounts tool does not add or modify Client Push accounts in Systems Management Server 2003 SP2
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/921309/ )When you try to use the Distribute Software Updates Wizard in SMS 2003 R2 to install a custom update package on an SMS Advanced Client computer, the package is not installed successfully
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/921463/ )Active Directory System Group Discovery may update the time stamp for SMS clients that no longer update their DNS records on a computer that is running SMS 2003 with Service Pack 2
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/921466/ )When the countdown timer dialog box appears, you cannot access the "Welcome to Windows" logon screen to log on to a Systems Management Server 2003 client computer
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/923026/ )After you remove software updates from an SMS 2003 package, the package update link table incorrectly lists these programs
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/924842/ )An SMS 2003 management point computer receives many 10907 status messages and stops responding
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/924891/ )The languages of all the updates are listed as Portuguese (Brazil) when you run the Distribute Software Updates Wizard in SMS 2003
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/925142/ )After you import a Package Definition File (.pdf) that contains dependent programs in SMS 2003, the dependent programs are not run
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/925791/ )Systems Management Server 2003 client computers cannot communicate with a management point when the computer name contains an underscore character
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/926130/ )After you deploy a new image on an SMS 2003 client computer, the SMS client computer is not discovered by Active Directory discovery methods
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/926617/ )You experience a performance problem in Replication Manager of Systems Management Server (SMS) 2003
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/927497/ )An incorrect organizational unit name appears in the Discovery data list of a discovered object after you run the Active Directory System Discovery method in SMS 2003
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/927723/ )Error message in the Sched.log file in SMS 2003 with Service Pack 2: ""WARNING: Found duplicate Send Request ID already exists
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/932993/ )The Delete Aged Discovery Data site maintenance task may take more than one minute to remove each user object in SMS 2003 with Service Pack 2
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/830614/ )Systems Management Server 2003 bandwidth throttling does not completely use allocated bandwidth
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/240980/ )Smscfg.cpl may not be loaded with more than 20 network adapters
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/931902/ )Systems Management Server 2003 S931902 and SP2 Advanced Client support information for x64-based versions of Windows operating systems
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/934207/ )Systems Management Server 2003 reports that contain an ampersand character do not return expected results