Patching in SCCM

Eli 1 Reputation point
2020-10-16T21:15:23.98+00:00

Thanks in advance, I have one strange question, I patched collection "A" but one of the server from another collection "B" get the patches even if that server is not included in the collection. why and how can that happen ?

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  1. Rahul Jindal [MVP] 9,041 Reputation points MVP
    2020-10-17T02:03:53.483+00:00

    Did you check the logs on the device in question?

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  2. AllenLiu-MSFT 38,406 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor
    2020-10-19T06:18:54.347+00:00

    @Eli
    Thank you for posting in Microsoft Q&A forum.
    Before reviewing the deployment evaluation process, it's important to find the Deployment Unique ID of the deployment by adding the Deployment Unique ID column in the console.
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    Then we may check the PolicyAgent.log to see if we can find the Deployment Unique ID, for common deployment, we should get some log messages like:

    Initializing download of policy 'CCM_Policy_Policy5.PolicyID="{B040D195-8FA8-48D3-953F-17E878DAB23D}",PolicySource=...
    ...
    Download of policy CCM_Policy_Policy5.PolicyID="{B040D195-8FA8-48D3-953F-17E878DAB23D}",PolicySource=...
    ...


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