Understanding the Reassign Distribution Point Process

Benoit LecoursSCCM, SQL5 Comments

Here’s a detailed post on the process of upgrad (RTM,SP1) / reassign¬†distribution point¬†from 2007 during your migration project. What really happens when you click on “Reassign Distribution Point” on ConfigMgr 2012 R2: ? How to track the progress ? The process is quite simple : 1. Removal of DP role in the 2007 site 2. Delete site system record in the 2007 site 3. Delete shared DP role in the 2012 site 4. Delete shared DP site system record in the 2012 site 5. Install a new site system in the 2012 site 6. Install a new DP role in the 2012 site The interesting part to follow is next : 7. A store procedure is run “sp_MIG_UpgradeDistributionPoint” to update NALPath to point to new Distribution Point You can see in the screenshot that my DP is now assigned to the 2012 site code (CDP). I listed another DP to … Read More