KNOWN ISSUE: Inconsistant results with Defer, some clients get a full dropdown of available times up to 2 weeks (beyond what's allowed)

Article:TECH41810  |  Created: 2009-04-08  |  Updated: 2010-06-18  |  Article URL
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Inconsistent results with the option warn users before running this task that allows them to defer the task, some clients get a full dropdown of available times up to 2 weeks (beyond what's allowed)


Notification Server 6.0.6074 (SP3 + R11)
Software Delivery Solution 6.1.1058 SP3


The issue only occurs if a target system receives the Task after the scheduled time for that task, which is why it is inconsistent


This problem was fixed in Notification Server 6.0 SP3 R12.  If upgrading to that version is possible, the attached file to this KB can be used on the Agents seeing this problem, although it was intended for testing purposes, not for production. 

To work around the issue, make sure you schedule the Task far enough in advance so that the agents receive the task before the scheduled time.  This issue only occurs if a system receives the task after the scheduled time.

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