Creating collection to get computers that starts and end with particular string is used mostly using % .If this percentile used at the end of the variable name, you get all computer names that starts from particular string and if you use this in the beginning, gets all computers that ends with particular string. Examples…

SCCM collection that returns all windows XP or Windows 7 machines which has 1 GB of RAM(1024*1024 KB) running with MS office products. select *  from  SMS_R_System inner join SMS_G_System_X86_PC_MEMORY on SMS_G_System_X86_PC_MEMORY.ResourceId = SMS_R_System.ResourceId inner join SMS_G_System_OPERATING_SYSTEM on SMS_G_System_OPERATING_SYSTEM.ResourceId = SMS_R_System.ResourceId inner join SMS_G_System_ADD_REMOVE_PROGRAMS on SMS_G_System_ADD_REMOVE_PROGRAMS.ResourceId = SMS_R_System.ResourceId where SMS_G_System_X86_PC_MEMORY.TotalPhysicalMemory = 1048576 and (SMS_G_System_OPERATING_SYSTEM.Caption =…

The collection listed below might help you to identify if any computers in organization that do not follow the standard naming convention . Below collection is created to list servers and do not contain specific words in computer name: select SMS_R_System.Name, SMS_R_System.OperatingSystemNameandVersion from  SMS_R_System where (SMS_R_System.OperatingSystemNameandVersion like "%Server 6.%" or SMS_R_System.OperatingSystemNameandVersion like "%Server 5.%") and…

If your boss ask to get list of laptops which are managed by SMS or SCCM.what do you do and how do you get that. Right click on computer and go to resource explorer to identify the computer is Laptop or Desktop ? You can identify if the computer is Laptop or Desktop based on…

I was searching for something to find the software update complaince to see if machines requires something to patch .as i couldnt find any such report from default reports ,so created one like below and gives me the compelet complaicne of software updates. SQL Statement select distinct    sys.Name0,    ui.BulletinID as BulletinID,    ui.ArticleID…

some times its hard to know the systems which are having issues in reporting their inventory and even some systems doesnt reporte anything to the site server though the client is installled on it. Here is the collection which gives you all computers which doesnt report inventory for x days(taken 15days). select SMS_R_System.ResourceID,SMS_R_System.ResourceType,SMS_R_System.Name,SMS_R_System.SMSUniqueIdentifier,SMS_R_System.ResourceDomainORWorkgroup,SMS_R_System.Client from SMS_R_System…