You receive an error message when you click and then update the Drivers node in the Configuration Manager console of a Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 site that uses SQL Server 2008 for the site database
You are running Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 (SP1).
You use Microsoft SQL Server 2008 for your site database implementation.
In the Configuration Manager console, you click and then update the following node:
Site Database\Computer Management\Operating System Deployment\Drivers
In this scenario, the Configuration Manager console exits unexpectedly (crashes), and you receive the following error message:
Error waiting for query to return
Additionally, the Smsprov.log file contains information that resembles the following:
Error waiting for query to return. SQL Error: [Microsoft][ODBC SQL Server Driver][SQL Server]SELECT failed because the following SET options have incorrect settings: 'ANSI_NULLS, QUOTED_IDENTIFIER, CONCAT_NULL_YIELDS_NULL, ANSI_WARNINGS, ANSI_PADDING'. Verify that SET options are correct for use with indexed views and/or indexes on computed columns and/or query notifications and/or XML data type methods.
971348 List of hotfixes and updates that are contained in System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2
You can also resolve this problem by applying this hotfix on the following servers:
Primary site servers that are using SQL Server 2008 to host the database
Servers that have the Configuration Manager console installed and that connect to a site that uses SQL Server 2008 to host the database
Servers that host a remote Systems Management Server (SMS) provider
Important This hotfix contains a new version of the AdminConsole.xml file. If you have modified this file for your environment, you must reapply these modifications to the new version after you install this hotfix. When you install this hotfix, the installation process backs up the old AdminConsole.xml file to the following directory:
A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Note The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
To apply this hotfix, you must have System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP1 installed on the computer.
Note Remote administrative consoles that have not been updated with this hotfix or that were open when this update was applied cannot view items under the advertisement node. To resolve this issue, close the remote administrative console, apply this hotfix, and then reopen the updated console.
You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement information
This hotfix has been replaced by the hotfix 969529, you can install the hotfix 969529 to resolve this problem.
969529 Users cannot enumerate collection members if hotfix 955262 is installed on System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 1 site servers
The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.
System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP1, x86-based version
System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP1, x64-based version
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about similar issues that occur in the original release of System Center Configuration Manager 2007, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
955229 You experience issues in the original release of System Center Configuration Manager 2007 after you upgrade some site databases to SQL Server 2008
For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates