Technical reference for Package Conversion Manager error messages

Applies to: System Center Configuration Manager (Current Branch)

This article describes the error messages that Package Conversion Manager displays. It also includes the possible causes of the error, and methods to correct the error. Package Conversion Manager logs error messages in PCMTrace.log. For more information, including how to control the verbosity level, see Log files.

Application creation failed with the following exception

The specified exception occurred during the submission of the application object to the Configuration Manager server.

Check your permissions in Configuration Manager, validate your connectivity, and then retry. If those actions don't fix the problem, examine the PCMtrace.log file (verbosity level 4) and SMSProv.log.

Conversion Error – APPLIES TO A PACKAGE TRANSFORM STATUS

A general exception occurred during the conversion of the package. Look in the PCMtrace.log file (verbosity level 4).

Check the user permissions for the network share (package data source), validate your connectivity, and then retry. If those actions don't fix the problem, examine the PCMtrace.log file (verbosity level 4).

Did not find a converted package and its resultant application in the workflow outputs

The application (converted package/program) was deleted.

Modify the dependent package/program to ensure that the dependent package/program exists.

Objects were not created successfully

There are several possible causes.

Check your permissions in Configuration Manager, validate your connectivity, and then retry. If those actions don't fix the problem, examine the PCMtrace.log file (verbosity level 4) and the SMSProv.log file.

Please close the wizard and resolve any issues with the selected package. See PCMTrace.Log for more details

There are several possible causes.

Check your permissions in Configuration Manager, validate your connectivity, and then retry. If those actions don't fix the problem, examine the PCMtrace.log file (verbosity level 4) and the SMSProv.log file.

Some Deployment Types are missing Detection Methods. All Deployment Types must have Detection Methods

Detection methods are missing from the program.

Add one or more detection methods during the Fix and Convert process.

There was an error preparing the package for conversion

There are several possible causes.

Check your permissions in Configuration Manager, validate your connectivity, and then retry. If those actions don't fix the problem, examine the PCMtrace.log file (verbosity level 4) and the SMSProv.log file.