Features need to install to Set up SCCM Distribution Points

* Setup SCCM Distribution Point

Remote Differential Compression

IIS Configuration:

Application Development: ISAPI Extensions

Security: Windows Authentication

IIS 6 Management Compatibility: IIS 6 Metabase Compatibility, IIS 6 WMI Compatibility.

Powershell 3.0

Also don’t forget to add SCCM MP to the administrator group in your new SCCM DP


Logs to check process:

Distmgr.log on the site server
Smsdpprov.log on the distribution point. (InstallationDrive\SMS_DP$\SMS\Logs)


Here is a detailed steps:

SCCM 2012 Distribution Point Installation

Also, if you are using https on your SCCM distribution points, here is a detailed article on how to setup the certificates:



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