Troubleshooting unexpected reboots caused by software center computer maintenance setting

In a recent transition from Citrix VDI to AVD (single and multi-session), the AVD devices are being efficiently managed by SCCM and Intune (co-management). As part of routine maintenance, we have implemented a weekly reboot schedule for our AVD devices to ensure optimal performance and security. To achieve this, I created a simple package with…
Configuration profiles Visibility in Intune – Unveiling Equivalent Tools to rsop and gpresult

Introduction: Microsoft Intune provides efficient way to deploy configuration settings across device fleets, offering reporting capabilities for successful, failed, or not applicable status for specific configuration profiles. However, understanding the applied settings on a per-device basis and identifying the governing configuration profile can be challenging. To see a list of configuration profiles that assigned to…
Managing Windows 11 Updates: Downgrading from 23H2 to 22H2 using remediation and Safeguard hold Policies

Introduction: Microsoft has recently rolled out Windows 11, Version 23H2, which is available as an enablement package for Windows 11, Version 22H2 OS. For more information https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/whats-new/whats-new-windows-11-version-23h2 In this blog post, we'll discuss a scenario where a customer needed to downgrade from Windows 11 23H2 to 22H2 for internal security reasons. Additionally, we'll explore the…
Powershell script – Extract the device inventory data in Intune using Microsoft Graph

In a modern organization, managing Windows devices can be a complex undertaking. Fortunately, Microsoft Intune offers a suite of powerful tools that streamline device management, ensuring your endpoints remain secure and compliant. However, the need often arises to retrieve specific data from Intune for a list of devices. For example, you might want to validate…
Enhancing Troubleshooting with Verbose Logging in SCCM

Verbose logging is a powerful tool that provides a detailed record of events, actions, and errors, making it invaluable for troubleshooting, diagnosing issues, and monitoring activities. When enabled, verbose logging offers an enhanced view of what's happening within client, offering deeper insights that can prove essential for IT administrators and support person. By default, SCCM…
Addressing SCCM Software Update Deployment Challenges with PowerShell – Remote install

Blog post updated on 23 Oct, 2023 Problem: Few weeks ago ,colleague of mine was trying to perform patch management on bulk number of clients (servers) as monthly patching ,as part of it he made sure the maintenance window was in place, deployment was set rightly for software updates deployment. Maintenance window started ,patches started…
Streamlining Primary User UPN Fix in Intune Using PowerShell

  Introduction: In Intune world of device management, the concept of the primary user plays a crucial role, especially when it comes to application deployments. In this blog post, we will explore the significance of the primary user and how it affects the installation of applications using the company portal in Intune. We will also…