How to Install MBAM 2.5 SP1 and integrate with SCCM Configmgr 2012 R2 SP1 – Part 3

  In Part 2 here of this MBAM 2.5 SP1 multi series, we have installed prerequisites for Windows roles/Features and SQL server components,Permissions to the Database and reports. In this post (part 3) ,we will see the prerequisites for the Configuration Manager Integration feature with MBAM. If you do not want to integrate MBAM 2.5…
How to Install MBAM 2.5 SP1 and integrate with SCCM Configmgr 2012 R2 SP1 – Part 2

  In part 1 here ,we have created the AD user accounts,security group and register SPN .In part 2 of this multiple series guide ,we will install windows roles/features ,SQL server 2012 SP1 and configure database,permissions etc on our MBAM server (MBAM01). MBAM SQL server Requirements: Login to the MBAM01 server using account that has…
SCCM Configmgr 2012 SSRS Report How to check content is used in what task sequences before cleanup using Cascading Parameters

Recently I was doing some content cleanup (mainly for images) in Configmgr 2012 R2 .I have found lot a images for each OS (windows 7,Windows 8 and Windows 8.1) with different versions ,especially for windows 10 .Before I delete ,I was looking for some default report to check if any of these old versions are…
SCCM Configmgr 2012 How to make CMtrace tool as default log viewer for reading .log files for all users

  This post is pending since long and finally has come out. CMtrace.exe (Configmgr guys favorite tool) is  log file viewer which is friendly ,lot more easier to files with .log extension .To know more about about cmtrace log and its benefits,  read Garth post here . This tool can be downloaded from Configuration manager…
SCCM Configmgr 2012 How to Extract information from XML file stored in SQL DB for application properties

  Last week,I was working on request to get the application information which includes Application Name ,Deployment Type ,Content location,Command lines (install and uninstall),what type of deployment is it,detection type,user requirement  and other information. Since there are no default reports to get this kind of information ,you must consider writing new SQL/SSRS report else go…
List of SCCM Configmgr Technical Preview Default reports

Exploring the recently released Configuration manager Tech preview (60 days evolution ) by Microsoft in my lab.It has got some nice features like Management rotation,Auto Client upgrade to collection,OSD and other things. I was looking at reports what has been added extra compared to Configuration manager 2012 R2 CU4 (this my present CM level). Configmgr…
SCCM Configmgr 2012 R2 Cumulative Update 5 is available for Download

During the Ignite 2015,Microsoft announced about service packs for SCCM Configmgr 2012 (will be released during next week) also about Configmgr technical preview(A 60 days evaluation is already out for public) . Today ,Microsoft released another Cumulative Update 5 for System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager and is ready for Download. This update replaces Previously…