SCCM Configmgr troubleshooting guides for reference

  Since few months ,Microsoft publishing some great guides (deep dive) on SCCM Configmgr understanding and troubleshooting process ,tips and tricks that will help Configmgr administrators in solving issues. It is really hard to find these useful links through search engines when needed for reference and to  send it internally for the team to go…
SCCM Configmgr 2012 R2 SP1 download content from Microsoft updates causing client stuck at downloading policies

Since few days ,have been working on case with Microsoft on client issue wherein ,some clients stuck at downloading the policies/jobs and remain in Queued state without any reason and they never get deployments. When you deploy the software update group to collection ,you will have to put a special attention to configuration setting in…
SCCM Configmgr software update scan failed OnSearchComplete – Failed to end search job Error 0x80072ee2

Other day,I was looking at the client health dashboard which I published long ago https://gallery.technet.microsoft.com/SCCM-Configmgr-2012-SSRS-2863c240 . From the dashboard report ,noticed that couple of clients were having software update scan issues . If client fail to perform success software update scan ,it is out of patching window and client will never send or receive any…
SCCM Configmgr SQL query to find Top X missing updates for specific collection for specific update group

Since few days ,I am working on a customized Software update compliance dashboard report with some Pie charts for management to see how the patch compliance progress for each Business Unit (I say business unit means for each country). Management are interested to see the overall patch compliance summary for each country (focused on servers…
SCCM Configmgr Get the Update Compliance Status for multiple Update groups against Multiple collections using SQL query without reporting

Recently ,we had an issue with SCCM Configmgr Reporting services role (Remote SQL sitting on VM was crashed ,blog post coming soon ) and we were unable to generate reports mainly for the Software update compliance status that happens every month. This post is about ,how to check the software update compliance status for the…
SCCM Configmgr Software update Compliance Report for multiple Software Update groups per collection

  Long ago ,did blog post on How to get software update compliance for specific update group per collection with drill down report to list the Required/missing ,unknown clients with some additional information like recent hardware inventory, last update scan results ,OS etc . This report will only work for single software update group per…
SCCM Configmgr SSRS Report Quick way to check if Clients are compliant or not for all the approved patches?

Another interesting report  on software update compliance which will really helps lot of people in their daily job . Did you ever receive requests to report compliance status(in one line report) for bunch of clients for ex: specific collection ? Management or Security guys do not really care about what software updates ,the computer is…