Month: September 2014

I’ll See You at the Midwest Management Summit!

Just in case you haven’t heard the news yet, my friends over at the Minnesota System Center User Group are sponsoring the inaugural Midwest Management Summit (MMS)!  This is going to be a great conference. Think old-school Microsoft Management Summit, remove the keynote, as well as the 100, 200, and most 300-level sessions. Oh yea, remove […]

CTSMUG Meeting – October 3rd, 2014 at National Instruments

Register for our meeting this Friday, October 3rd! Here’s a brief agenda: 10:00 Integrating Systems Center Orchestrator and System Center Service Manager – Gabriel Taylor 11:00 SQL Server Reporting Services 202 – Mike Lucero 12:00 Lunch – Sponsored by 1E 1:00  Community Chat – opportunity for attendees to present something cool 1:30 1E.com Run Windows For Less – Shaun […]

How to melt a SUP

We have 3 primary sites under a CAS (bad, but we have no choice with so many clients). Because we also have Nomad, we don't care where clients get assigned. We care only that each site has roughly the same client count as the others. But we drifted abo...

WSUS (SUP) Servers in ConfigMgr 2012 custom Configuration Settings

Issue(s) to be resolved: WSUS Server (the SUP servers in Configmgr 2012), RapidFail currently Enabled (TRUE).  For our WSUS pool, during a particularly heavy patch release cycle, the clients were timing out, and going into retry mode.  Thi...

Enumerate AD Group User Object Membership

Lots of scripts out there to do this type of work but I could not find exactly what we needed so wrote one.  I started playing with .NET so the compiled EXE and the source for Visual Studio are attached.IssueI have a group in AD that has all IT in...

Enumerate AD Group User Object Membership

Lots of scripts out there to do this type of work but I could not find exactly what we needed so wrote one.  I started playing with .NET so the compiled EXE and the source for Visual Studio are attached.IssueI have a group in AD that has all IT in...

Enumerate AD Group User Object Membership

Lots of scripts out there to do this type of work but I could not find exactly what we needed so wrote one.  I started playing with .NET so the compiled EXE and the source for Visual Studio are attached.IssueI have a group in AD that has all IT in...

Configmgr 2012 Truncate History Tables

Have you ever noticed, being the extreme ConfigMgr geek that you are, that you have v_gs and v_hs views?  Which point back to current, and History tables in your database. Have you ever, and I mean EVER, needed to reference anything in the v_hs...