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  1. 1.8.2019 - Adobe Shockwave end of life on October 8, 2019

    Adobe has announced Adobe Shockwave is discontinued. Application will still be active in CSM because of possible updates.  We recommend you to check if you need Shockwave in your envinronment at all, if it's enabled on CSM and consider if...
  2. 1.8.2019 - Adobe Acrobat XI support ended on October 15. 2017

    As Adobe announced , Adobe Acrobat XI went end of life already on October 15th 2017. Application has been active in CSM because of possible updates. Some of our customers have application still enabled on CSM. However, it's quite unlikely, that...
  3. 25.7.2019 - Action needed: Change on Oracle Java licensing

    Since Oracle  announced, Java  will not be free anymore in case of business use, every Centero Software Manager (CSM) customer must notice changed terms of use and makes sure, that Java is used under these terms.  On Monday 29 t...
  4. 16.5.2019 - Microsoft releases critical updates also for unsupported operating systems

    Background Microsoft has released updates for critical vulnerability, where also unsupported operating systems (Windows Xp, Windows Server 2003) are targeted. Read more from the article published by Microsoft. Effect on CSM Updates are release...
  5. CSM for SCCM - Task sequences

    You can use Centero Software Manager to update new applications to your operating system installation task sequences. This feature requires additional privileges in SCCM (Operating System Deployment Manager role) and it needs to be ordered separatel...
  6. CSM won't download installation media

    Problem: Centero Software Manager won't download installation media and "Download status" in CSM is "Not found". Troubleshoot : Open command prompt as administrator Run command: bitsadmin /list /allusers If result ...
  7. CSM for SCCM - New application

    When you have ordered or selected new application for you Centero Software Manager service, you need to select it to a desired deployment process in CSM.  1. Open Centero Software Manager and go to "SCCM Integration" tab. 2. Select ...
  8. CSM for SCCM - Re-import application

    If you have edited deployment process in CSM and want deployment process changes to be applied to already imported application, you need to re-import application. 1. Delete deployments and desired application from SCCM console. 2. Open Centero Sof...
  9. Application import fails

    Issue: There are problems when trying to import a 3rd party software. Possible solutions: 1. Open Centero Software Manager and select application that is in error state. When selected, press "Retry" from top bar and select whether d...
  10. CSM won't start

    Error message: Could not read SCCM collections from C:\ProgramData\Centero\Software Manager\SCCM\SCCM Information.xml! Solution: 1. Delete the following file: C:\ProgramData\Centero\Agent\Modules\4.6\CMM\ThreshDir\schedule.CollectSCCMInfo...