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Upload transactions failed: Configuration Management task failed to create the task transactions in the task results table

Updated May 25, 2017

Overview

This article provides information on the following error when running an Update Management task to publish Windows updates for a computer group:

Exception Details
Computer: Application Server (yourWSUSServer)
Object: scope
Source: Upload Transactions Failed
Message:
The Configuration Management Task failed to create the task transactions in the task results table. Reason: Execution Timeout Expired. The timeout period elapsed prior to completion of the operation or the server is not responding. Stack Trace: at System.Data.SqlClient.SqlConnection.OnError(SqlException exception, Boolean breakConnection, Action`1 wrapCloseInAction) at System.Data.SqlClient.TdsParser.ThrowExceptionAndWarning(TdsParserStateObject stateObj, Boolean callerHasConnectionLock, Boolean asyncClose) at System.Data.SqlClient.TdsParserStateObject.WriteSni(Boolean canAccumulate) at

Environment

  • Patch Manager 2.1.2
  • WSUS 3.0
  • Windows Server 2012 R2

Cause 

The error is caused by issues on the WSUS or MSSQL service.

Resolution

  1. Confirm that the WSUS certificates are part of the Trusted root and Trusted Publishers store on the Patch Manager server. 
  2. Restart the following services:
    • EminentWare Data Grid
    • WSUS 
    • WSUS Certificate 
  3. Select the updates you were attempting to publish.
  4. Run the Update Management wizard.
 

 

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18:00, 25 May 2017

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