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Some inventory scans fail on Windows 8

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Novell ZENworks Configuration Management 11.2 Inventory
Microsoft Windows 8


Sometimes the first inventory scan for Windows 8 devices does not run

Occasionally other inventory scans for Windows 8 devices do not run


This is fixed in version 11.2.4 - see TID 7012027 "ZENworks Configuration Management 11.2.4 - update information and list of fixes" which can be found at


Colw32 is taking too long to complete,  and the inventory collector gracefully stops executing


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  • Document ID:7012679
  • Creation Date:23-JUN-13
  • Modified Date:28-OCT-13
    • NovellZENworks Configuration Management

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