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10th Apr 2014

Dealing with Jailbroken/Roted devices in ConfigMgr 2012 R2 & Intune

As you enroll a mobile device into Intune/ConfigMgr 2012 R2, inventory data will automatically be uploaded to the ConfigMgr database. One of the data being collected is the Jailbroken/rooted condition. In the below example the device is being detected as a jailbroken device. One of the many benefits of using Intune as the MDM solution […]

Category: Config Mgr. Inventory and Reporting, Configuration Manager, Tips and tricks  |  Comment

3rd Apr 2014

Remove WIFI network back in Windows 8.1 Update 1

We had in Windows 7, it was removed in Windows 8.1 – and now it’s back, the ability to “forget” known WIFI networks.  Open your Settings Click Change PC Settings from the list of Settings Select Network From the list of know networks, select the Network and click Forget

Category: Home  |  2 Comments

21st Mar 2014

ConfigMgr 2012 R2 and Windows Azure Cloud Distribution Point

  In order to use a Windows Azure distribution point, you need a few things like a Windows Azure account, Access to internal DNS, a couple of certifcates and 45 minutes. The Azure distribution point can act as a fallback distribution point for your Windows clients and do support most content type. To calculate the […]

Category: Configuration Manager, Configuration Manager 2012 R2, Tips and tricks  |  1 Comment

1st Mar 2014

Installing ConfigMgr R2 2012 client for Mac OSx

Earlier this week Microsoft released a new ConfigMgr R2 2012 Mac OSx client. Althoug it has been possible to enroll Mac OSx 10.9 clients without this new client, I still recommend a client upgrade. How to install the new client Download the new installer from: ConfigMgr 2012 R2 Mac Client Run the ConfigmgrMacClient.msi on a […]

Category: Configuration Manager, Configuration Manager 2012 R2, Tips and tricks  |  10 Comments

5th Feb 2014

Configuration Manager Support Center

Microsoft just released a Configuration Manager Support Center tool in beta on connect.microsoft.com. The Support Center is perfect for troubleshooting clients and collecting client data. There is two tools and some PowerShell cmdlets in the support Center. The data collection tab in the support center, will allow you to collect data from a client (local […]

Category: Configuration Manager, Tips and tricks, Troubleshooting  |  Comment

30th Jan 2014

Community tools from System Center Universe 2014

These are some of the tools the I used in my demonstraiton @SCU 2014 in houston Remember to hug your community contributers today!!! Infrastructure and Client Management Johan Arwidmark ConfigMgr R2 Hydration Kit – http://www.deploymentresearch.com/Research/tabid/62/EntryId/113/The-Hydration-Kit-for-ConfigMgr-2012-R2-is-available-for-download.aspx Mikael Nyström System center Hydration Kit – http://deploymentbunny.com/2013/01/04/hydration-kit-v3-is-out/ Startup Script -http://blog.configmgrftw.com/?page_id=349 Right Click tools – http://psrightclicktools.codeplex.com/releases/view/104529 Right click took – […]

Category: Configuration Manager, Event, Tips and tricks  |  3 Comments

30th Jan 2014

Coretech HTA

The main idea with this HTA is to assist small and medium sized organizations with an easy way to implement a custom OSD solution without having any developer or HTML skills. The HTA solutions can be used when booting directly into WinPE and to prestage computers. Why; You might ask, Why, do Coretech create this […]

Category: Config Mgr. Tools, Configuration Manager, OS Deployment, Tips and tricks  |  4 Comments

19th Jan 2014

Dealing with reboot pending clients in Configuration Manager 2012

Guess most of you are struggling with troubleshooting software update compliance and installing applications in Configuration Manager 2012. What I have found, is that clients in a reboot pending state often is the root cause to the problems. In previous posts I have described how you can use tools like Coretech Shutdown Utility to automatically […]

Category: Configuration Manager, Desired Configuration Management, Tips and tricks  |  Comment

19th Jan 2014

NIC 2014 – Deck and links from my ConfigMgr Community session

Once again, to all who has ever contributed to the community – We salute you – keep on working and know that you are making a difference for 1000’s of IT pros “out there”. Download deck Just some of the community tools: Infrastructure and Client Management Johan Arwidmark ConfigMgr R2 Hydration Kit – http://www.deploymentresearch.com/Research/tabid/62/EntryId/113/The-Hydration-Kit-for-ConfigMgr-2012-R2-is-available-for-download.aspx Mikael […]

Category: Configuration Manager, Event, Tips and tricks  |  1 Comment

5th Jan 2014

Error enrolling Apple MAC OS X 10.9.1 client in Configuration Manager 2012 R2

Been spending a few good hours trying to get the super enterprise friendly operating system Apple Mac OS X 10.9.1 (In Denmark we really use irony a lot!). There a some good blog post on how to configure MAC support that I advice you all to follow and if you are working with latest version […]

Category: Configuration Manager, Troubleshooting  |  1 Comment