Solved

completely remove scom 2007

Posted on 2009-04-03
7
2,167 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-21
Hi,

 I had SCOM 2007 installed on a 2003 server box. I'm trying to instal SCCM 2007  as a new site, but can't manage to do so.

I've manually removed the clients from all pc's within the domain, I've uninstalled SCOM 2007 using the uninstall wizard and I've deleted the systems management folder from AD (it was empty anyway).

Every time I go to install sccm 2007 I only get the option of installing a secondary site, no primary.

Any advice much appreciated.

tx
0
Comment
Question by:dbhatoa
  • 4
  • 3
7 Comments
 
LVL 17

Expert Comment

by:Nik
ID: 24059379
Which database are you using for SCCM2007? If it's the same DB, then you might have to look there.
0
 

Author Comment

by:dbhatoa
ID: 24059530
sql server 2005, regardless of whether I'm not using the same machine I sitll get this message.

I'm not sure how to delete the database created within sql server.

At the first prompt for the installer on sccm I have the primary site option greyed out
0
 
LVL 17

Expert Comment

by:Nik
ID: 24060147
Somewhere it's written that Primary Site already exists. Registry or some local file, or SQL...
I'll try to check it out..
0
Use Case: Protecting a Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure

Microsoft Azure is rapidly becoming the norm in dynamic IT environments. This document describes the challenges that organizations face when protecting data in a hybrid cloud IT environment and presents a use case to demonstrate how Acronis Backup protects all data.

 

Author Comment

by:dbhatoa
ID: 24060479
ID10t error!

  I was running the 2007 sp1 update, I thought this was the original installer.

I've installed the evaluation version, which is 380mb, however sp1 is over 1gb. I'd have thought it'd say something along the lines of "sccm 2007 must be installed for this update"
0
 
LVL 17

Accepted Solution

by:
Nik earned 500 total points
ID: 24061129
Have you figured it out now?
0
 

Author Comment

by:dbhatoa
ID: 24061409
yup, up and running ,tx
0
 
LVL 17

Expert Comment

by:Nik
ID: 24062459
Glad you got it, sorry I didn't help you better :)
0

Featured Post

Courses: Start Training Online With Pros, Today

Brush up on the basics or master the advanced techniques required to earn essential industry certifications, with Courses. Enroll in a course and start learning today. Training topics range from Android App Dev to the Xen Virtualization Platform.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

##the calculator has been updated to version 1.6 please download the use the updated version## Hi there, After the previous post of the original version of the calculator here : http://www.experts-exchange.com/articles/OS/Microsoft_Operatin…
Have you considered what group policies are backwards and forwards compatible? Windows Active Directory servers and clients use group policy templates to deploy sets of policies within your domain. But, there is a catch to deploying policies. The…
Two types of users will appreciate AOMEI Backupper Pro: 1 - Those with PCIe drives (and haven't found cloning software that works on them). 2 - Those who want a fast clone of their boot drive (no re-boots needed) and it can clone your drive wh…
Established in 1997, Technology Architects has become one of the most reputable technology solutions companies in the country. TA have been providing businesses with cost effective state-of-the-art solutions and unparalleled service that is designed…

813 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

11 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now