SCCM 2007 client package question

Posted on 2012-04-02
Last Modified: 2012-05-24
Good Morning All

i am trying to create a query to make sure the package has downloaded to the local machine. The Advertisement window tells me that the received the advertisement itself but doesnt tell me if the package has been downloaded. Any help would be greatful.
Question by:Chris_Ware
1 Comment
LVL 23

Accepted Solution

Nagendra Pratap Singh earned 500 total points
ID: 37800260
goto c:\windows\system32\ccmcache on client and checkcontents.

Also check these with trace32: FileBITS.log,DataTransferService.log and ContentTransferManager.log

Copy pasting from

Log File Name       Description


Content Access service. Maintains the local package cache.


Records activities of the client and the SMS Agent Host service.


Maintains certificates for Active Directory directory service and management points.


Creates and maintains the client GUID.


Site assignment tasks.


Schedules the Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) or the Server Message Block (SMB) to download or to access SMS packages.


Records all BITS communication for policy or package access.


Records advertisements that run.


Records all SMB package access tasks.

Fsinvprovider.log (renamed to FileSystemFile.log in all SMS 2003 Service Packs)

Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) provider for software inventory and file collection.


Creates discovery data records (DDRs) and hardware and software inventory records.


Finds management points and distribution points.


The WMI provider for .MIF files.


Monitors all software metering processes.


Requests policies by using the Data Transfer service.


Records policy changes.


Records new policy settings.


Logs when the remote control component (WUSER32) starts.


Records schedule tasks for all client operations.


Records usage of the Systems Management tool in Control Panel.


Logs status messages that are created by the client components.


Generates a usage data report that is collected by the metering agent. (This data is logged in Mtrmgr.log.)
Site Server Log Files

Featured Post

Don't lose your head updating email signatures!

Do your end users still have the wrong email signature? Do email signature updates bore you or fill you with a sense of dread? You can make this a whole lot easier on yourself by trusting an Exclaimer email signature management solution. Over 50 million users should you!

Question has a verified solution.

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

Learn about cloud computing and its benefits for small business owners.
Sometimes drives fill up and we don't know why.  If you don't understand the best way to use the tools available, you may end up being stumped as to why your drive says it's not full when you have no space left!  Here's how you can find out...
This tutorial will give a an overview on how to deploy remote agents in Backup Exec 2012 to new servers. Click on the Backup Exec button in the upper left corner. From here, are global settings for the application such as connecting to a remote Back…
This tutorial will show how to configure a new Backup Exec 2012 server and move an existing database to that server with the use of the BEUtility. Install Backup Exec 2012 on the new server and apply all of the latest hotfixes and service packs. The…

911 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

18 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now