This is the first of what will be many flowcharts that describe various functions within Systems Management Server 2003. The biggest hurdle to troubleshooting SMS is understanding the workflows involved with various tasks so as long as you have a good understanding of mechanics under the covers you should have a leg up on tackling any issues you may run into.

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