SCCM PXE boot failed after unintall WSUS.

Setup my test lab in this weekend to test SCCM TP 1609, and my PXE boot failed. SMSPXE.log shows: RequestMPKeyInformation: Send() failed. Unsuccessful in getting MP key information. 80004005. PXE::MP_InitializeTransport failed; 0x80004005 PXE::MP_ReportStatus failed; 0x80070490, PXE::CPolicyProvider::InitializeMPConnection failed; 0x80070490   When tried to open MP list, http://my_sccm_server/sms_mp/.sms_aut?mplist, it gave me HTTP Error 500.19 Error Code 0x800700e, unable to load DLL.… Read More »

How to manually enable Bitlocker on Hyper-V Gen 2 Virtual Machine

You can automatic enable Bitlocker on your Hyper-V Gen 2 virtual machine during OSD, please read Niall Brady’s post Here But if you already install a Hyper-V Gen 2 virtual machine, and you want to enable bitlocker, you can do it manually. Here are the steps: Open cmd as administrator Set XTS-AES256 Engryption

Allow enable bitlocker for… Read More »

Is this a good way to update ADK 1607 and custom boot image in SCCM?

NOTE: Read this article before you start do anything  https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/enterprisemobility/2016/09/09/configuration-manager-and-the-windows-adk-for-windows-10-version-1607/ I don’t know if this is a good way to update ADK 1607 and custom the winpe.wim, that is how I did it. Since I have not been any MS events, classes or trainings. Honestly I have been only one day SCCM class in my career as an… Read More »

Add/Remove computers to/from AD Group based on OU changes

This has nothing to do with SCCM. For a special reason, I just needed to have a way to add computers to AD group based on their OU. Example you have created different OU name based on which city your computers are, and you also want to add those computers to AD group based on the city, and remove… Read More »

SCCM Search Tool (beta)

Has been in my mind to make a new tool, just didn’t know what do I make. Finally on Friday I made up my mind to make a SCCM search tool. Some time ago when we were doing troubleshooting, reading sccm log files, and have no idea what those long numbers means, example: 674ab-eec5-40e1-a5f2-9. 😀 You need Admin… Read More »

All components Type and Availability shows “Unknown”. Failed to read the required Operations Management component registry key values on local computer; error = 6 (0x6).

This morning, I noticed in our SCCM Primary server, all components Type and Availability shows “Unknown” After awhile, “Type” and “Availability” shows correctly, about 60 minutes later, it shows “Unknown” again, and it just repeatedly changes itself. We rebooted the server, but it didn’t help. Investigating further, I saw that the compmon.log on the site server displayed the… Read More »

SCCM 1606 BUG? 32-bit process Powershell detection method doesn’t work

As you know, you can use powershell detection method when you create Application in SCCM. Usually, I use this script, and it has been working for many years: $app = Get-WmiObject Win32Reg_AddRemovePrograms  | where-object {$_.DisplayName -like “Your Application name”} if ($app -ne $null) { write-host Installed } I choosed “Run script as 32-bit process on 64-bit clients”. Because clients are… Read More »

SCCM 1602 roll up hotfix KB3155482 bug?

NOTE: the KB has been updated with a workaround for this issue https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3155482 Lovely weekend, upgraded from SCCM 2012 R2 SP1 CU2 to 1511, then 1602, then hotfix KB3155482. At the end, we end up exectly like this, Client Upgrade shows old client version numbers, and SCCM Client package is not updated. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/d8f01d28-e21a-49cd-80b7-a0cba6a200ca/1511-client-after-1602-kb3155482-upgrade?forum=ConfigMgrCBGeneral Big thanks for Niall Brady ‘s windows-noob Facebook… Read More »

SCCM Recovery – Part 2 Install Primary Site

If you are still using Configuration Manager 2012, you can run the setup.exe from the installation media folder. If you are using Current Branch, you should run the setup.exe from “your site backup folder\CD.Latest\SMSSETUP\BIN\X64” Rest of those are just next next next, you can find other post about it , just use your favor search engine. use key… Read More »