Configuration Manager 2002 hotfix KB4575774-The action Check Readiness for Upgrade is invalid

After the configuration manager current branch 2002 released, there are 4 update rollups and 1 hotfix (out-of-band) (if am tracking them correctly) released by Microsoft. Following are the complete list of update rollups (first 4) and hotfix (last) for configuration manager version 2002. KB4553501 KB4563473 KB4567007 KB4560496 KB4575774 KB4575339 Today, Microsoft has released hotfix (out-of-band)…
How to convert the CMG cloud service from PKI to Public cert | How to redeploy the CMG service

Cloud management gateway (CMG) helps you to manage the configuration manager clients on the internet without any additional on-premise infrastructure. Due to COVID-19, most of the workforce is working from home (with/without VPN), and managing the endpoints using Cloud Management Gateway (CMG) is immense. Many organizations have already implemented the CMG to manage the windows…
How to request a cert from public provider for Cloud management gateway

Introduction: Cloud management gateway (CMG) helps you to manage the configuration manager clients on the internet without any additional on-premise infrastructure. Due to COVID-19, most of the workforce is working from home (with/without VPN), and managing the endpoints using Cloud Management Gateway (CMG) is immense. Many organizations have already implemented the CMG to manage the…
Microsoft MVP Award for 2020-2021 (4th Time)

I am super excited and honored to receive an email from Microsoft about my MVP (Microsoft Most Valuable Professional) award renewal for the year 2020-2021 in Enterprise Mobility area . This is my 4th consecutive year MVP award (First year 2017) and glad that, I am still part of great MVP community for another year. Following is…
Configuration Manager Technical preview 2006 – Allow Intranet clients to scan against CMG Software update point

Microsoft has released Configuration Manager Technical Preview version 2006 with a lot of cloud features. For more information about the features of this preview release, please refer https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/mem/configmgr/core/get-started/2020/technical-preview-2006 This Technical preview version is not a baseline version and can be installed only from the in-console update. If you are building a new site, please install…
Failed to install Configmgr Client- The client version does not match the MP version The client will not be installed

I was recently troubleshooting the sccm client installation issue on a server that was configured as a distribution point. Installation of client The client installation setup and process is very simple and straight forward unless you hit issues like this. When I started looking at the client installation log( ccmsetup.log), I saw the below information…