Listing the comparison between Configuration manager 2007 what we know and configuration manager 2012.   Feature Configuration Manager 2007 Configuration Manager 2012 Create/Model Software Package                      Program Application                            deployment deploy Software Advertisement(Install Status) Deployment(state-Based) Via Detection Method Targeting Collection Rules(server-Based) Requirement Rules(Client-Based) User-Targeting None or Limited User Device Affinity Client User Experience Run Advertised Programs Software…

 Usually when applications are installed,they wont repot to site server with installed software and its details why because the value that should report to site server is not picked by sms agent by default and you should edit SMS_DEF.MOF file which you find it from your site server installed drive,inbox folder,clifiles,hinv . Below is the…

Recently have a requirement to uninstall all old adobe versions and install the new on.Looking for something which can be done Via but i found the below method is simple that can remove all the older applications and instal the new one(which can be done Via TS by adding two TS actions one with removal…

I was thinking to share something interesting with you all and it is very useful at times when you are dealing with installation or Uninstallation of applications ,but due to other priority works,i could not post it early. We recently started application deployment (running on SCCM 2007) for new client and lot of applications are…

are you looking for smsts.log file while running SCCM OSD Task sequence. smsts.log file will move on to different places when OS is deploying depending on the progress of the build and the architecture of the OS:.it cont sit in one place 🙂 Below lists the location of smsts.log while deploying the OS*: -->Windows PE…

Today,I come across several advertisement status message IDs for a particular advertisement which can be viewed under system status--->advertisement status. I,Thought of sharing the excel sheet with you about all the advertisement status message ID’s with its description along with. This might be helpful in creating reports or collections with status message ID’s. Download the…
SCCM Client installation Troubleshooting steps Check list

Seen Lot of questions/help in many forums on the SCCM client issues like client is not reported in SCCM console ,site code unsuccessful, Client is installed but Console shows NO and other problems. Thought of preparing  basic check list that will help configmgr guys to start troubleshooting the issue and fix the problem. Here is the…