SCCM  2012 Collection SSRS report with No SEP client or SEP Client is older version

Rolled out new Symantec endpoint Protection (SEP) Version to clients across all the sites. After few days ,report (All application deployment –Basic)  says ,around 100+ computers still running on old version which did not upgraded to deployed version.Out of these 100+ clients,some of them already have deployed version if I check via resource explorer (also…
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…
SCCM 2012 SSRS Report Content Summary With distribution Status

  This week SSRS report is about knowing the count of applications,packages,driver packages,SUP packages,boot images,OS images,Virtual packages etc into Nice Pie Chart also know about the Distribution status of each package . This report has 2 queries inside SSRS 1) for Pie Chart and 2)list the Distribution Status for each package with sorting order. Its…
SCCM Configmgr 2012 Client issue Setup was unable to compile the file AppSynclet_Local.mof 80041002

I was troubleshooting configmgr 2012 R2 client,the other day ,I found below error from ccmsetup.log MSI: Setup was unable to compile the file AppSynclet_Local.mof The error code is 80041002 Error code 80041002 says ,Not found.Source: Windows Management (WMI)   I tried compiling the AppSynclet_Local.mof (C:\windows\ccm) file, it throw error saying,syntax errors in line 22. This…
SCCM 2012 Deployment How to change security permissions to specific folder using icacls with Application Detection rules

  Problem Description: Users (AD Security Group called: eskonr\domain Users) from specific project in the organization do not have admin privileges on their computers (don’t ask why)  .I have an application (Matrix ) which is installed using Configuration manager 2012 and users are using this application for their daily routine activities without any issues so…