Software Update Content Cleanup in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager

In System Center 2012 Configuration Manager, we’ve added the capability to automatically remove software update content from distribution points when that content is related to expired updates. This process helps manage drive space on your distribution points by removing any content you no longer need. It’s particularly helpful for Endpoint Protection definition updates, given their... Continue Reading →



Had an issues where a SCCM 2012 Primary Site did want to install/re-install the SMS_SITE_SQL_BACKUP_[SITESERVER-FQDN] component. Got errors that the Installation path did not exist.This was easy to correct. Change the string named value “Installation Directory” in the key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftSMSComponentsSMS_SITE_COMPONENT_MANAGERMultisite Component Servers[DB-SERVER-FQDN] with [DB-SERVER-FQDN] being the placeholder for the FQDN of the database server hosting... Continue Reading →

List of WMIC CSProduct Get Name Results

List of WMIC CSProduct Get Name Results This page (sorted by Vendor and Model number) shows the results of running the WMIC CSProduct Get Name command from a Command Prompt to retrieve the model name from WMI. You can then use this in an Apply Driver Package Task Sequence step to only present the the... Continue Reading →

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