Configuration Manager 1902–Phased Deployments

If you haven’t seen the parent post for this article, jump back here to see a complete list of all new features in Configuration Manager 1902. This post covers the specific additions and improvements to Phased Deployments that were added to Configuration Manager 1902 Dedicated monitoring for phased deployments Phased Deployments are becoming quite a…

Configuration Manager 1902–Configuration Manager Console

If you haven’t seen the parent post for this article, jump back here to see a complete list of all new features in Configuration Manager 1902. This post covers the specific additions and improvements to the Configuration Manager Console that were added to Configuration Manager 1902. The Configuration Manager product group love to get involved…

ConfigMgr Endpoint Protection Point Failure–0x80070643 or -2147023293

Just a quick workaround post here. I was working with a customer recently who had a newly provisioned Configuration Manager with all GPOs and their standard server products installed. As part of the install, the Endpoint Protection Point was required so that they could use and manage System Center Endpoint Protection/Windows Defender. After picking up…

Configuration Manager–Cloud Management Gateway certificate limitation

Whilst working with a customer this week who recently had Configuration Manager implemented, I was made aware of a problem they had experienced adding certificates into the cloud management gateway. This particular organisation is going through a domain consolidation exercise following a merger but at the moment has 3 domains in separate forests each with…

SCCM Run Script – Gather SCCM Log files for PowerShell v4 and earlier

I previously wrote a short post and did a demonstration video of the Run Scripts feature in Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager – https://morethanpatches.com/2018/02/12/sccm-run-scripts-pre-release-feature/ In that demo I used an example script created by Jörgen Nilsson which ran on the client, zipped up the SCCM log files folder and copied to back to a central…

SCCM support for Windows 10 ARM64 devices–Tech Preview 1802

Starting with Configuration Manager Technical Preview 1802, the Configuration Manager client us supported on ARM64 devices. These devices are typically small portable devices such as phones and tablets and often have varying operating systems. So in this ‘cloud-first, mobile-first’ world perhaps we can take this as an indication of where Microsoft could be going with…