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RPC server is unavailable when trying to download software updates through SCCM 2012

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I have read plenty of articles concerning RPC server problems and non of them seem to relate to this issue.  I have been trying to set up my CM 2012 server to deploy software updates and I am to the point of just needing to filter the updates, downlo

I have read plenty of articles concerning RPC server problems and non of them seem to relate to this issue.  I have been trying to set up my CM 2012 server to deploy software updates and I am to the point of just needing to filter the updates, download
and deploy them.  When I try to download the updates from the internet, I get an RPC server unavailable error and it closes.  I have checked the RPC service and all of its dependencies, verified that it is looking for a correct microsoft update service
point, disabled my firewall and opened all ports on the firewall just to verify that it wasn't that, and ping tested a few other external sites (aka: Newegg.com/google.com) to see if I could get replies (which I did).
Not really sure where to go from this point.  Anyone else encounter this before or know how one might fix it?
Jeffrey IT - Tech Support Tier 2 Buyseasons, INC

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Apologies, it was only like 6 lines in CMTrace and I thought it posted ok.  Here is the text version:
Trying to connect to the root\SMS namespace on the syscenter.BUYSEASONS.com machine.  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><06-28-2012 15:46:04.463+300><thread=4756 (0x1294)>
Connected to \\syscenter.BUYSEASONS.com\root\SMS  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><06-28-2012 15:46:04.465+300><thread=4756 (0x1294)>
Trying to connect to the \\nbsccm01.buyseasons.com\root\sms\site_NB2 namespace on the nbsccm01.buyseasons.com machine.  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><06-28-2012 15:46:04.467+300><thread=4756 (0x1294)>
ConnectServer() failed to connect to nbsccm01.buyseasons.com  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><06-28-2012 15:46:04.480+300><thread=4756 (0x1294)>
ERROR: DownloadContentFiles() failed with hr=0x800706ba  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><06-28-2012 15:46:04.481+300><thread=4756 (0x1294)>
Trying to connect to the root\SMS namespace on the syscenter.BUYSEASONS.com machine.  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><06-28-2012 15:46:04.680+300><thread=4756 (0x1294)>
Connected to \\syscenter.BUYSEASONS.com\root\SMS  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><06-28-2012 15:46:04.682+300><thread=4756 (0x1294)>
Trying to connect to the \\nbsccm01.buyseasons.com\root\sms\site_NB2 namespace on the nbsccm01.buyseasons.com machine.  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><06-28-2012 15:46:04.683+300><thread=4756 (0x1294)>
ConnectServer() failed to connect to nbsccm01.buyseasons.com  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><06-28-2012 15:46:04.685+300><thread=4756 (0x1294)>
ERROR: DownloadContentFiles() failed with hr=0x800706ba  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><06-28-2012 15:46:04.687+300><thread=4756 (0x1294)>
Trying to connect to the root\SMS namespace on the syscenter.BUYSEASONS.com machine.  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><07-23-2012 16:47:05.531+300><thread=7108 (0x1BC4)>
Connected to \\syscenter.BUYSEASONS.com\root\SMS  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><07-23-2012 16:47:05.550+300><thread=7108 (0x1BC4)>
Trying to connect to the \\nbsccm01.buyseasons.com\root\sms\site_NB2 namespace on the nbsccm01.buyseasons.com machine.  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><07-23-2012 16:47:05.552+300><thread=7108 (0x1BC4)>
ConnectServer() failed to connect to nbsccm01.buyseasons.com  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><07-23-2012 16:47:05.565+300><thread=7108 (0x1BC4)>
ERROR: DownloadContentFiles() failed with hr=0x800706ba  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><07-23-2012 16:47:05.566+300><thread=7108 (0x1BC4)>
Trying to connect to the root\SMS namespace on the syscenter.BUYSEASONS.com machine.  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><07-23-2012 17:04:05.693+300><thread=5124 (0x1404)>
Connected to \\syscenter.BUYSEASONS.com\root\SMS  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><07-23-2012 17:04:05.694+300><thread=5124 (0x1404)>
Trying to connect to the \\nbsccm01.buyseasons.com\root\sms\site_NB2 namespace on the nbsccm01.buyseasons.com machine.  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><07-23-2012 17:04:05.696+300><thread=5124 (0x1404)>
ConnectServer() failed to connect to nbsccm01.buyseasons.com  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><07-23-2012 17:04:05.699+300><thread=5124 (0x1404)>
ERROR: DownloadContentFiles() failed with hr=0x800706ba  $$<Software Updates Patch Downloader><07-23-2012 17:04:05.700+300><thread=5124 (0x1404)>
Nbsccm01 is also our migration server that is no longer in service, is there anyway to disconnect this server permanently?
Thanks!
Jeffrey IT - Tech Support Tier 2 Buyseasons, INC

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