Topic last updated -- November 2007

This data flow displays the process by which Configuration Manager 2007 clients locate their default management point, when their assigned site is operating in native mode.

Flowchart - native mode management point location
If the Active Directory schema has been extended for SMS 2003 but not extended for Configuration Manager 2007, clients can additionally find a server locator point in Active Directory Domain Services, and management point assignment succeeds. This service location request occurs before Was a server locator point specified on the client installation command line?

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