SCCM Configmgr Upgrade Assessment Tool Available

  Microsoft released SCCM Configmgr Upgrade Assessment Tool that provides administrative users with information that they can use to determine if the computers that are managed by System Center Configuration Manager can run Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10. The Upgrade Assessment Tool provides the following functionality: Retrieves device driver compatibility information for installed…

Did you ever had difficulties importing, exporting or migrating the reports from Configuration manager 2007  (SSRS ) to Configuration manager 2012 ? If so,how do you migrate reports to Configmgr 2012 ? To get the SSRS Reports from Configmgr 2007 to Configmgr 2012,you will have to download each report (.RDL) manually and upload it your…

Configmgr 2012 allow admins to specify the Client Settings at collection level to control the behavior and functionality of the clients. You can create as many number of Custom Client Device/User settings (9999) which you can apply onto collections(Device/User). What happens if client is member of multiple collections that have client settings ? All the…

Microsoft released System center 2012 R2 Configuration manager tool kit which contains fifteen downloadable tools to help you manage and troubleshoot Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager both clients and server. List of tools available after you install the Configmgr 2012 R2 tool kit are listed below: Note:* mark represents the the tool is…
SCCM Configmgr Manage Workgroup Computers for Deployment,Remote tools etc

In my earlier post,we saw how to manage work group computers using SCCM Configmgr 2007.http://www.windows-noob.com/forums/index.php?/topic/2029-managing-workgroup-computers-in-sccm-sms-environment/ In this blog post,we are going to see how to manage workgroup/ DMZ computers using SCCM Configmgr 2012. This procedure involves working with lmhost and host files  on work group machines. For some reason,i find that ,Technet library is not…

In SCCM 2007 ,to initiate machine policy /hardware inventory and other actions on client,we use vb script/wmic/Powershell/Right click Tools and other tools like Client center,collection commander etc.Some organizations do not like to install any of these tools.In that cases,we have only option of using scripts. to achive it The most common Script that is used…