You have a computer that is running a Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2) site server.
You click the following item in the Configuration Manager console:
Computer Management\Operating System Deployment\Computer Association
You run the Import Computer information Wizard to import new computer information.
In this scenario, the computer associations are not created when the new computer information is imported. Therefore, there is no new node in the computer association list.
Note When you import the new computer information, you expect to see a new node in the computer association list.
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.
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, submit a request to 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, your computer must be running a System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2) site server or System Center Configuration Manager 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2) Admin Console.
Note The following hotfix package must be installed on all System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 site servers and all computers running System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 Admin Console. The System Center Configuration Manager 2007 SP2 site server can be running an x86-based or x64-based version of the Windows operating system:
You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement information
This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.
The English (United States) version of this hotfix installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.
For all supported x86-based and x64-based versions of System Center Configuration Manager SP2
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.