M100939: Known and addressed problems in Windows Deployment release 8.0

This article contains two tables. The first lists customer-related problems that were addressed in the 8.0 release of Windows Deployment. The second lists known problems in the release. For more information, talk with your ManageSoft consultant.

Problems Addressed

The following problems have been repaired in Windows Deployment release 8.0.



58688 Disk partitioning tool may incorrectly report a drive mapping error
Admin console
58378 Distribution node not shown in WiDep console after DM7.9.5 installed
58418 WiDep "About" box incorrectly reports version as 7.2
Install wizards
55844 WiDep 7.9 install reports DB install failure if DM7.9.5 is installed
56373 DevExpress DLL incompatibility between WiDep7.9 & DM7.9.5
Windows Deployment    
54979 CSPM not initiated by ApplyMachinePolicy.vbs

Known Problems



54672 Upload of RolloutStatus & OSMigrationLog files to AS via HTTP may fail
Computer name mapping
30903 Machine naming page uses old computer names until AD reconcile is done
30968 Discovery data cannot be imported through UI if NNM is on a separate box
57869 Obscure failures reported handling images larger than 4GB
OS imaging
41670 OMC download failure ignored by DownloadOSMigrationConfigurationFile
45649 HTTP WiDep traffic does not support Windows Authentication
53292 mgswimpeimgr.exe may crash due to missing DLLs
53461 Postwork processing may fail if UAC is enabled on Vista
54530 User logged on and console is accessible during postwork processing
54561 WinPE images can only be imported in to WiDep once
54840 WiDep7.2 PostWork uploads fail to 7.8.1+ admin server
55097 Bootstrap location may be set to C:\Stage when installing pre-staged pkg
57319 HTTP authentication fails if username contains a domain name

Rollout configuration


31116 Can get circular references to OS image folders using 2 consoles at once

Related Document

M100937: Known and addressed problems in Deployment Manager release 8.0
M100938: Known and addressed problems in Security Manager release 8.0
M100924: Known and addressed problems in Enterprise Compliance Manager release 8.0


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