SCCM Configmgr identify count of Direct membership rules ,collection Schedule Refresh Types

Collections in Configmgr play a crucial role .If you want to do anything(can be software deployment,OSD ,Client agent settings,Software updates,compliance etc) in configmgr against clients,you a collection . Being Configmgr administrator, it is always important to look at collection performance ,if they are scheduled well and do some maintenance like identifying collections that take longer…
Configmgr How to list all Default and Custom reports with created by, modified by,data source , Path and Description

  By default,when you install Configmgr Reporting services point role,it create lot of reports with NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM  account and this information can be seen from log called ‘srsrp.log’ on your Site system server.If you look at srsrp.log,there will be lot of information tracked along with list of reports it created ,its path (web path) etc.…
Configmgr SSRS SQL Query How to check Client is member of what collections and its Maintenance Window

  This is quick post on How to check Client is member of what collections and display its Maintenance window . Maintenance Window information for collections are stored in view called v_ServiceWindow .Here is the excel spreadsheet that I always make it as reference for any custom queries always help to find right view. http://eskonr.com/2013/10/download-sccm-configmgr-2012-r2-sql-views/ …
SCCM Configmgr How to generate patch compliance report that shows all updates for specific collection ?

There are couple of posts on TechNet blog and other forums asking for ‘Is there any report that list all updates with compliance status for specific collection’ ? Read it once again ,A software update compliance report that list all updates whether Targeted, Installed, Missing for specific Collection. A collection may contain X number of…
SCCM 2012 SQL Query count updates from Software update groups if they are bigger than hard limit 1000 or not

In Configuration manager 2012,the update limit per update-deployment group has been increased (hard limit) to 1000 where was in Configmgr 2007,it was just 500 updates.More information about the hard limit and further questions ,worth reading the blog post by Kevin http://blogs.technet.com/b/server-cloud/archive/2012/02/20/managing-software-updates-in-configuration-manager-2012.aspx The hard limit is --the list of software updates what you see in software…