Finally ūüôā the most awaiting System center configuration manager(SCCM) 2012 SP1 RTM is now available for MSDN and TechNet Subscribers. For General Availability,we may have wait for some more days. If you have MSDN or TechNet¬† Subscription,you can download the product from http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/subscriptions/ms772428.aspx Couple of points to be noted : Upgrade from Sp1 Beta…

SCCM Inbox Folders plays Vital Role in troubleshooting problems with different components. You should keep an Eye on the inbox folders for a backlog of files that wait to be processed. There are various methods to monitor the inbox folders (tools/Scripts etc). This Post is going to be focus on Despooler.Box\Receive and clean up files…
SCCM Configmgr 2012 Client Push Installation Tool ClientpushGenerator.exe.

We have been using different Methods / Scripts to install SMS/SCCM Client from Previous version of Configuration Manager. In SCCM 2012,We do have the same methods what is available in SCCM 2007 , But with the release of Configuration Manager 2012, New tool has been introduced which is ClientpushGenerator.exe. More info will follow.¬†http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg682191.aspx This tool…
SCCM Patch compliance Report Last 1 month for specific Collection

Update:¬†SSRS¬†Report for Configuration manager 2012 (all Versions) is available on¬†http://eskonr.com/2014/02/configmgr-ssrs-report-patch-compliance-statistics-last-30-days/ In my previous blogs,I posted couple of reports for Patch compliance status based on the KB/MS ID numbers . SCCM Patch Compliance Progress report:¬† http://eskonr.com/2009/10/patch-status-compliancesoftware-updates-report-in-sms-sccm/ Software Update Compliance Status on Specific Collection : http://eskonr.com/2009/09/report-for-software-update-report-for-software-update-compliance/ SCCM monthly Patch statistics report http://eskonr.com/2011/10/sccm-monthly-patch-statistics-reports-to-the-management-in-a-simplified-manner/ This report is going to…
How to get AD computer info into SCCM Configmgr 2007/2012 Database ?

Getting Active Directory information into SCCM Database can be done by configuring Active Directory discovery Methods in SCCM Configmgr but there are cases, wherein some of the computers may not be discovered or Computers do not exist in AD but do¬†available¬†in SCCM Database. I used MaikKoster Old blog post as reference and made some customization's/Updates…

How can I Install Central Administration Site(CAS) on Windows server 2008 R2 with SQL server 2008 R2 SP1 CU6 Part 1 :http://eskonr.com/2012/09/how-can-i-install-sccm-configmgr-2012-sp1-beta-cas-primary-site-sql-server-2008-r2/ Part 2 : http://eskonr.com/2012/09/how-can-i-install-sccm-2012-sp1-beta-casprimary-with-sql-server-2008-r2/ How can I Install Primary Site as Child to CAS on Windows 2008 R2 with SQL server 2008 R2 SP1 CU6 Part 3 : http://eskonr.com/2012/09/how-can-i-install-sccm-2012-sp1-beta-cas-primary-site-with-slq-server-2008-r2-part-3/  

Microsoft released SCCM 2012 SP1 Beta with lot of cool features like Managing Non-Windows OS,Windows 8 and server 2012 ,¬†Power Shell¬†support and more. For more information ,read TechNet here and download here. While I was installing SP1,Noted couple of prerequisites and thought of sharing with you to be ready with the media before you start…