Windows To Go, a feature of the Enterprise version of Windows 8 that allows you to boot and run Windows 8 from a USB stick, how cool is that? Having your corporate Windows 8 image on your USB stick and which allows you to connect to your corporate infrastructure by just booting from the USB stick. Which allows you to...
Recently had an issue at a client site where we wanted to query for all user accounts with “_a” at the end of the account. Attempting to query for this didn’t work as we were getting back accounts that just ended with “a”. The Like statement was “%_a”. Turns out you need to put brackets […]
Earlier this week System Center Universe announced the 3 finalists for the SCU Jedi contest. If you don’t know what the contest is here is the description for it: System Center Universe has a contest to give one lucky presenter the opportunity to present at the next System Center Universe conference. This lucky presenter will […]
Recently had an issue at a client site where we suddenly couldn’t import drivers, manually or via a PowerShell script. Problem When importing manually, we were seeing the following error: “An error occurred while importing the selected driver” When importing via the script, we were seeing: “Unexpected error, skipping INF : CSspConfigurationItem: SQL_ERROR 3242722562″ After […]
Hi all, Sometimes we need copy files from the server to the client during OS deployment, but…
Free e-book from Microsoft Press, download at the link below and description below as well. Download the book here and read the press release. Introduction As the authors of this book, we have tried provide you with insights and tips on troubleshooting System Center 2012 Configuration Manager drawn from our insider knowledge and real-world field […]
Download the hotfix here. This update resolves the following issues in Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager. Issue 1 After you enable the PXE Service Point role on an instance of a specific distribution point, or you select the Deploy this boot image from the PXE-enabled distribution point property of a boot image, the […]
Hi All, today i started testing the SCCM 2012 R2 and MDT 2013 integration and for my…
In case you missed it, I did a webinar for Secunia on Oct 17th, 2013 where I provided an overview of RBA and some tips/tricks. The information for the replay is listed below. Replay Information Role Based Administration: Tips and Tricks During this Webinar, Chris Nackers will take you through the ins and outs of […]
Johan Arwidmark apparently has more time on his hands than I do He beat me to writing a blog post for upgrading to R2 and MDT 2013. Go over to his post here for an excellent post on the steps required for the upgrades and a few “gotchas” to be aware of.
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SCCM ConfigMgr 2012 R2 has 36 predefined maintenance tasks for primary server and 14 predefined maintenance tasks for CAS server. Whereas in SCCM 2007, we’ve only 21 predefined maintenance tasks.There is a new Maintenance Task “Delete Aged Distribution Point Usage Stats” only for SCCM 2012 R2. I’ve created a pdf file helps to list down the predefined maintenance tasks available...