The 2012 version of Systems Center Configuration Manager, a product by Microsoft that is used to manage the Configuration of multiple Windows,Mac, and Linux-based systems.

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SCCM Deploying Win7 Enterprise select language during OSD

I am attempting to implement more automation and less manual click through with our SCCM OSD. Our currently running Tasksequence works nearly perfect for us, but we still have to manually choose the ...
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SCCM 2012 - User affinity data not uploading to Config Manager server

We have been having some issues lately where the user's primary device or computer's primary user information is not showing up in SCCM. Using the guide provided here, I have verified that security ...
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toubleshooting sccm with agent push

My problem: I have SCCM 2012 and when I try to push agent, I receive ab error saying: unable to connect to wmi on remote machine.. I checked ports, turned off firewall on both client and server, ...
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SCOM default groups showing wrong data

i installed SCOM 2012 and also installed the agents on windows 7 from Management server . now the issue is that when i am checking the group windows server computer group in Authoring Tab it shows me ...
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Using SCCM WMI Global Condition to detect exsistence of hardware

I am attempting to use Global Conditions to allow SCCM 2012 Application objects to trigger the installation of a video driver package. I'm running into issues when I have both an onboard (CPU or ...
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How can I skip the sysprep step and just capture an image?

Ok the problem is, I am troubleshooting a problem with network connectivity when booting into the PE capture media (and only that PE). I only know how to use the capture media for SCCM, so each time ...
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SCCM 2012 requires local group policy processing be turned on, but local group policies inconsistent

My organization is in the process of migrating to SCCM 2012, from 2007. Clients aren't installing updates, and wuahandler.log indicates this is a group policy problem. The error message is along the ...
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Where can I learn System Center Configuration Manager quickly? [closed]

I've got 20 tabs open each with a hierarchical set of links that include videos, guides, and more links to more videos and guides. It's too much. Are there any good guides that one can learn some ...
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SCCM Applications have no SDMPackageXML

I'm runnig a script at the moment to query all the applications in my SCCM environment (1000 +) to check the execution context is set correctly. I'm finding that some of the applications don't seem ...
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Problems with a script uninstall (SCCM 2012) and its causing the detection method to fail

We use the Powershell Application Deployment Toolkit for deploying applications in SCCM. I'm currently working on uninstalling Sophos VPN from machines in a certain collection in our environment. ...
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What is the purpose of Supersedence in SCCM 2012?

Consider the following scenario: I have previously deployed the application Foo v1.0 to all of my workstations. A new version of Foo 2.0 comes out and I need to upgrade everybody. In this scenario,...
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SCCM 2012 | Collection does not list the member added Directly

In the Morning in SCCM 2012, I observed HourGlass on the collection after adding members for almost 3 hours. The collection was not updating. I removed the members and deleted the collection. I have ...
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SCCM OSD Issues

I have a "Run PowerShell Script" Step in an OSD Task Sequence. This script copies some files to a location and then runs an executable. If I use ROBOCOPY to copy the files, i get an exit code 1 (...
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Is it possible to Uninstall and Install applications at the same deployment in SCCM?

We installed an application to some client machines and we want to deploy the new version by 1) Uninstalling the prior version if there is, then 2) Installing the new version at the same step (...
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SCCM Software Center - set “Auto install outside of business hours”

I've managed to use a Baseline Configuration to set business hours for my clients via remediation. I'd like to do the same/similar for "Automatically install or uninstall required software and ...
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Does updating a software update group reset the deadline timer?

I have been working with SCCM 2012 setting up a rolling update schedule. I'd prefer to use the option 'add to an existing software update group'. The issue I have with this is I'm not sure if this ...
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Sharing deployment packages in SCCM

I'm working on a SCCM server and I have a number of Automatic Deployment Rules that target different computers on specific schedules. All of these ADRs use nearly identical selection parameters - ...
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SCCM 2012 | Collection Query | Auto Add Machines but they should not be present in other collection

I have three collections SCCM 2012: Global Domain - Test (I have two machines here already) Global Domain - 1 (i have 10 machines here already) Global Domain - 2 (Query should automatically add ...
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Display PowerShell in SCCM task sequence

I'm working on a SCCM OSD task sequence using a package and the 'run powershell script' option in the task sequence. I need to have the script prompt for user input. If I run the script using the F8 ...
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Incomplete collection member when migrating to SCCM 2012 (from SCCM 2007)

I am new in learning about SCCM. I want to ask why my collection member didn't migrated completely from SCCM 2007 to SCCM 2012? It happens on random member. I am sure have specified the source ...
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Use System Center Configuration Manager 2012 to remove existing InstallShield App

I'm trying to use System Center Configuration Manager 2012 to upgrade an existing program installed on most of our computers. The program uses an InstallShield installer. We're new to SCCM here, and ...
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Create SCCM device collection based on last logged on users who are members of an AD security group

I'm trying to create a device collection in SCCM 2012 which contains only the devices who are used by the users who are members of a certain User AD Security Group. I tried to accomplish this by first ...
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SCCM task sequence fails after Apply Operating System - Error 0x80004005

I'm an IT admin just learning SCCM and I'm dead stumped on what is causing an error I've been seeing with my operating system deployment task sequence. When I try to image a computer with the task ...
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During times when a maintenance window overlaps with business hours does SCCM perform operations?

SCCM administrators set maintenance windows for devices. Users set business hours for the same devices. It seems inevitable that maintenance windows and business hours will overlap. During that ...
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How do Application revisions propagate from an SCCM site server to a client?

When I make a change to an Application in the management console, I see that this revision number is incremented: If I click on "Content Status", I can see a "Source Version" but no "Revision" for ...
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In what context do SCCM Powershell detection scripts run in?

I have finally had success using PowerShell detection scripts on clients with AllSigned execution policy. (hint: It started working after installing the latest service pack and using Adam Meltzer's ...
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Can WSUS, which is integrated with SCCM, be used as an upstream server for the other replica WSUS server?

I have following situation: Production environment with SCCM and WSUS integrated so all software installs and patching is done via SCCM. Wsus server is windows 2012 and system center is 2012R2. Test ...
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Removing SCCM Offline Servicing schedules without a next run time

I've noticed in our OfflineServicingMgr.log file there are a lot of lines like the following: This Schedule with ID 16777256 does not have a next run time Is this a problem? How can I remove these ...
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Using Virtual Machines to Test Driver Deployment

In SCCM 2012, we're currently deploying device drivers during OSD via task seuqnces, using the "Auto Apply Drivers"-step. Our company uses workstations and laptops of several different makes and ...
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Accessing client's custom performance counters

I would like to access client's custom performance counters in SCCM, is there any built-in functionality that would let me do that, if not, are there other some ways?
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Can you create a VM Ware snapshot as part of a SCCM Task Sequence?

What I would like to be able to do is create a deployment/task sequence in SCCM 2012 R2 that can be scheduled to run after hours, snapshot a VMWare VM then apply whatever patches I've deployed to it ...
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SCCM 2012 R2 OSD pxe-32 : tftp open timeout

I have SCCM 2012 R2 standalone primary site on windows server 2012 and i have Cisco dhcp server i configured the distribution point for pxe boot to work with osd i added boot images and configured ...
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In sccm 2012 my device collection is not updating

In sccm 2012 my device collection(all system) is not updating properly. When a new computer added to the AD. Sccm also update the same. But if i manually delete any host from AD. Then sccm is not ...
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SCCM 2012 R2 not registering clients. ApprovalStatus of -1

We are experiencing an issue with SCCM 2012 R2 when a client attempts to register within the DB. The MP_RegistrationManager log is reporting an ApprovalStatus of -1 <![LOG[Mp Reg: Reply message &...
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SCCM 2012 rebuilding a machine via collections

I am looking to have a process for our desktop team - that would allow them to be able to rebuild machines on the fly. Currently the process is to delete the machine from SCCM and AD and then restart ...
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PXE Troubleshooting for SCCM 2012

I'm not able to PXE boot clients. I get the following error: PXE-E55 ProxyDHCP Service did not reply to request on port 4011 This is a new setup of SCCM 2012 on Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit). ...
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SCCM 2012 Windows PE issues

Just got some lenovo X240, i7 with touch screen.. I got two issues when trying to enter Windows PE. (PE enviroment is 8.1) 1: First of all I don't get anything in the 'image selection: .. its blank.....
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Is it possible to set up a multi-boot system with SCCM?

I'd like to have a single test computer that would have multiple images being used by my users, and whenever one of them is having issues with a particular image, I'd like to be able to boot into that ...
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SCCM Queries for Microsoft Visio Standard or Professional

I am after a query that will show me whether workstation have a professional or standard version of an office product like visio 2010. I have the following which I have found on here, but can not ...
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Windows updates not installing. 0x87d00244

We are using SCCM 2012 SP1 CU5 (5.0.7804.1600) and on many of our Windows 7 clients updates are not installing. When I run "Machine Policy Retrieval & Evaluation Cycle" the C:\Windows\CCM\Logs\...
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Receiving time out errors (0x80072ee2) in all my logs (ScanAgent.log, WindowsUpdate.log, and WUAHandler.log)

I am currently going through a pilot deployment at a remote site that is connected to the Datacenter over a VERY slow WAN link (less than 3Mbps) and I am receiving time out errors (0x80072ee2) in all ...
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How to Configure A Software Update Baseline in SCCM 2012

I have a remote site that has about 70 systems that have not been patched for the last 4 months due to the WSUS server going down and I am now just getting around to deploying SCCM 2012 there. Can ...
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SCCM 2012 PXE Boot Image selection

I know that within a task sequence you can select a boot image for that task sequence to use. However, before you even get that far, when the computer first starts up, the SCCM/WDS server picks an ...
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custom disk partitioning using clients in sccm 2012r2

I'm using sccm2012r2 to deploy OS on clients. every thing is OK .but after installation completed I realized that SCCM partitioned disk and deleted all previous data. my question is that how to config ...
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Installing SCCM Client 2012 failed: “CcmSetup failed with error code 0x80004002”

We're using Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2012. And I have issues installing the SCCM Client on a Windows XP Prof SP3 PC. The Log on the XP machine says: Failed to query BITS 2.5 ...
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system center configuration manager SUP and DP in the same box

I 've got system center configuration manage installed and Software update point and distrbution point are in the same server . after getting Updates from Microsoft and deploying them I understood ...
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Permissions for SCCM Service Account

Does anyone know what is the least privileged Active Directory security group needed for the MS-SCCM 2012 service account to do software updates via Configuration Manager? ConfigMgr runs fine with ...
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SCCM Adhoc Advertisement

Is there a way to create a local advertisement on a machine to run a package/program? Purpose being for testing, or even adhoc deployment. Instead of creating a test advertisement and collection, ...
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Trying to detect by registry after installation through SCCM fails

this is simple, I push out a program, an exe file. And in order for SCCM to know the program has been installed afterwards, it needs to 'detect' the program, as its an exe file this means I need to ...
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SCCM 2012 Application Deployment Keeps Failing

I am trying to deploy the SCCM 2012 R2 Management Console to my virtual test systems and the damn thing keeps failing and I cannot put my finger on it. I need some help here. I put the same question ...