SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598 – Update Rollup 2 Released

Prajwal Desai
Posted by Prajwal Desai

The SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598 is released, you can install it from updates and servicing node of Configuration Manager console.

However, this update applies to customers who opted in through a PowerShell script to the first wave (early update ring) deployment. It is also applicable to customers who installed the globally available release.

The SCCM 1810 update rollup 2 includes the below hotfixes. Click on each link to know more about SCCM 1810 hotfixes. If you haven’t installed any SCCM 1810 hotfixes so far, then you can directly install hotfix KB4488598.

  • KB4490575 – This hotfix resolves the issue where update installations stop responding or never show completion status in ConfigMgr 1810.
  • KB4490434 – Addresses issue with duplicate user discovery columns are created in SCCM.
  • Hotfix KB4487960 – Fixes issue where Microsoft Intune connector certificate does not renew in SCCM.

Hotfix KB4488598 Prerequisite Check

Before we install hotfix KB4488598, I would like to perform prerequisite check first. This is because I had seen lot user comments who experienced prerequisite check warnings while installing SCCM 1810 hotfixes. We know that with SCCM 1810, the prerequisite check is more resilient. Warnings can be ignored but not errors else they might halt the hotfix installation.

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Here are two guides that would help in-case you see any warnings or errors while installing SCCM 1810.

  • SCCM 1810 Prerequisite Check Failed – Fix for Error and Warnings – Link
  • SCCM 1810 SQL Server Native Client Update Warning Prerequisite – Link

In my lab setup, when I did a KB4488598 prerequisite check, i found just one warning. Potential SQL server performance issue caused by change tracking retention period. Warning – Configuration Manager detects the site database has a backlog of SQL change tracking data.

SCCM 1810 Prerequisite Check

This warning can be skipped as it doesn’t halt the installation. I chose to skip this warning and install the hotfix. However I recommend prerequisite check to be done before installing the hotfix.

Hotfix KB4488598 Monitoring

Installing SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598

To install SCCM 1810 hotfix KB4488598:

  • Launch Configuration Manager console.
  • Navigate to Administration > Overview > Updates and Servicing.
  • Right click Configuration Manager 1810 Hotfix Rollup KB4488598. Click Install Update Pack.
SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598
Installing SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598

The SCCM 1810 hotfix includes:

  • Configuration Manager site server updates.
  • Configuration Manager client and console updates.

At this step, I chose to ignore the prerequisite warnings and click Next.

SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598
Installing SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598

If you are installing this hotfix in prod, it may be good idea to first validate client update on clients which are part of pre-production collection. Click Next.

SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598
Installing SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598

On Completion page, click Close.

ConfigMgr 1810 Hotfix KB4488598
Installing SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598

Go to Monitoring section and right click the hotfix rollup and click View Status. That should show the hotfix installation progress.

ConfigMgr 1810 Hotfix KB4488598
Installing SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598

The hotfix contains updates to console. Hence you will see the console upgrade window. To install the new console version 5.1810.1075.2600, click OK.

SCCM console upgrade
Installing SCCM 1810 Hotfix KB4488598 – Console Upgrade

Check the About System Center Configuration Manager. You should see the following details.

  • Version – 1810
  • Console Version – 5.1810.1075.2600
  • Site version – 5.0.8740.1000
SCCM version check

Note – If you have enabled auto client upgrade under hierarchy settings, the clients agents will be upgraded to the latest version 5.00.8740.1042.

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Prajwal Desai
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Prajwal Desai is a Microsoft MVP in Intune and SCCM. He writes articles on SCCM, Intune, Windows 365, Windows Server, Windows 11, WordPress and other topics, with the goal of providing people with useful information.
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