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Allow Clients to Connect Anonymously: With HTTP, enable this option if you need anonymous connections. While the ConfigMgr client connects using the local system and network access accounts, there are scenarios in which you may need anonymous access, such as Windows Installer repair functionality on Windows XP and Windows 7, which attempt to connect as anonymous. This is no longer required if the KB2619572 update for Windows 7 is applied; Windows 8 and newer versions use user credentials. See https://docs.microsoft.com/sccm/core/servers/deploy/configure/install-and-configure-distribution-points to determine w...

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