System Center Updates Publisher (SCUP) September 2017 Preview 2 is available

Microsoft has released SCUP 2017 preview 2 update with enhanced update catalog to provide better experience for users in consuming large catalog updates. While old catalog formats are still supported, catalog providers will need to add information to their existing catalogues to take advantage of these improvements that exist in this preview 2 update. This…
SCCM Configmgr SUP sync error The underlying connection was closed  Could not establish trust relationship for the SSL/TLS secure channel

  I was contacted by colleague that Configmgr is not showing the updates that were published day ago by SCUP . So i started checking the SCUP configuration (proxy) and the updates status if they are published or not using the date published and also verified SCUP logs. From SCUP perspective,all looks good. Next to…
SCCM Configmgr Report for Boundary group relationships with Fallback Sites

Beginning with Configmgr Version 1702, clients use boundary groups to find a new software update point. You can add individual software update points to different boundary groups to control which servers a client can find. More information about boundary groups and its relation with  software update point changes in 1702 and 1706 ,please refer TechNet…
SCCM Configmgr Powershell script to remove the Maintenance Window on list of collections

  Maintenance windows in SCCM Configmgr enable you to define a time when SCCM operations can be carried out on members of a device collection. These maintenance windows are helpful to ensure that client configuration changes occur during periods that do not affect the productivity of the organization. More information about  Maintenance windows refer https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sccm/core/clients/manage/collections/use-maintenance-windows…
SCCM Configmgr How to make SCUP console settings available for all users and make the database as shared

If you are using SCUP (system Center Update Publisher) tool to manage 3rd Party updates integrated with Configuration manager, there are 2 things which you need to look at . 1) The settings that are configured in SCUP Console are per user specific and stored in User profile (user.config in C:\Users\%UserName%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Scup2011.exe_StrongName_XXXXXXXXXX) 2) Database file that…
SCCM Configmgr Clean Old Client logs that contain SCNotify and SCClient using Compliance Settings

Few months ago ,i wrote blog post about how to use Compliance Settings to clean content in ccmcache folder. For more information, please refer http://eskonr.com/2016/08/sccm-configmgr-how-to-clean-ccmcache-content-older-than-x-days-using-compliance-settings/ This blog post is about deletion of client log files that contain SCNotify and SCClient. What does these logs capture information about ? SCNotify_<domain>@<username>_1.log : Records the activity for notifying…