How to create a RBA capable report for ConfigMgr R2

Hello all, ConfigNinja here trying to show you a few tips and tricks to convert your current custom reports using the new RBA(Role Based Administration) for reports. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn236351.aspx#BKMK_WhatsNew_Monitoring_and_Reporting This new feature on R2 brings  lots of benefits, especially for those users that don’t need to have access to all the data within ConfigMgr and limit…


Top 3 ConfigMgr 2012 Client Installation Methods

  Hello, ConfigNinja here writing from Germany. Many customers have asked me about what is the best method to achieve a higher number of client installs. And this got me thinking on what are those techniques that I would use more to achieve this goal. First we have to understand all the installation methods available…


Lync Server 2010 Cumulative Update List: April 2016

In a previous article we discussed how to check Lync Server Component Version. After checking the versions, a good thing is a table to verify what Cumulative Update were installed in the server. We can use the Lync Server Core Component as reference, since this component is always updated. When we update Lync Server, not all components…


SQL Server Version for ConfigMgr 2012

I’m always looking for the SQL Version and need a place to store this links for easy access, maybe you are on the same situation and need the find out about the support SQL Version. The following table lists the SQL Server versions that are supported by System Center 2012 Configuration Manager and the links…


Top 10 Recent ConfigMgr KB’s – August Update

Hello all, ConfigNinja here If you follow me on tweeter or my blog I normally share some of the latest news about ConfigMgr KBs, Hotfixes and of course more ConfigMgr stuff.   Top 10 Recent ConfigMgr KB’s: 1. An incorrect locale setting is configured when you deploy a Windows 7 image by using ConfigMgr 2007,…


Additional Links for Service Pack 2

The SP2 release improves the compatibility of the Office and SharePoint 2010 products with Windows 8, Internet Explorer 10, Office 2013, and SharePoint 2013. It also addresses security, stability, and performance and contains  ll the Cumulative Updates (CU) and Public Updates (PU) that have released since SP1, starting with the June 2011 CU and July 2011…


Creating a Compliance Item, Baseline and Example

Been working on a few topics related to Compliance Setting, one of those was to create a Default IE Browser Compliance Baseline. As this may not be needed for many of you, I wanted to bring the example on my blog. Whether you are trying to create a compliance item with a related subject, or…