Client Health Check in ConfigMgr 2012–In Action–Part 2

Last week, I tried my hands on the Client Health Check and shared my findings Here. This week, I continued my exploration and here are my findings. When we install the SCCM Client agent on a machine, CCMEVAL.exe is automatically copied over in the C:\Windows\CCM location. While installing SCCM Client, we can use CCMEVALINTERVAL and CCMEVALHOUR switches as well.  ...

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Client Health Check in ConfigMgr2012–In Action

I got a chance to try my hands on the Client Health Check in Configuration Manager 2012. I tried to replicate two scenarios which are pretty common but can actually bring up the number if inactive clients count in an SCCM infrastructure. 1. SMS Agent Host Service is Stopped 2. BITS Service is Disabled So we tried the first scenario,...

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Unable to download updates with ADRs in ConfigMgr 2012

Finally I got some time to work on Automatic Deployment Rules (ADR) in ConfigMgr 2012. At a first glance, when you read Microsoft Technet article about ADRs it seems to be pretty simple, yet effective way to manage Monthly Patching using Configuration Manager in an automated way. During the weekend, I got a chance to go through the documentation, just...

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