Month: June 2014

Determine OS arch to apply automatically

OverviewIn my Windows 7 Task Sequence the tech can choose whether to apply a 64-Bit or 32-Bit OS WIM via a radio button in the HTA.This allows a single Task Sequence to be used for the deployment of Windows 7 vs picking a different TS for each arch. 64...

Determine OS arch to apply automatically

OverviewIn my Windows 7 Task Sequence the tech can choose whether to apply a 64-Bit or 32-Bit OS WIM via a radio button in the HTA.This allows a single Task Sequence to be used for the deployment of Windows 7 vs picking a different TS for each arch. 64...

Determine OS arch to apply automatically

OverviewIn my Windows 7 Task Sequence the tech can choose whether to apply a 64-Bit or 32-Bit OS WIM via a radio button in the HTA.This allows a single Task Sequence to be used for the deployment of Windows 7 vs picking a different TS for each arch. 64...

Some Limited Windows Installer Event Information via Compliance Setting

I hesitated to blog this particular compliance setting for two reasons. #1: the script inside could potentially (unlikely but it COULD) open an instance of a local exe (wevtutil.exe) and not close it properly. #2: This is very 'big brother' like; it's...

“We Speak Geek” series June 16-20th, sponsored by Secunia

Lots of great presentations next week from my MVP colleagues. Register: We Speak Geek I’ll be presenting on Powershell and ConfigMgr. What scenarios would you like to see?  Leave a comment on this post! GregFiled under: PowerShell

CM12 MP and DP with no Server GUI

Here is something I've wanted to try forever - heck since they used to call it Server Core. For my role servers like the MP or DP servers, would CM still work if I remove the GUI from the OS?  Because Server 2012 R2 lets you take the Windows shel...