Package Conversion Manager version 2.0.1

Just a quick update. Package Conversion Manager 2.0.1 is now available for download here. The problem outlined in the previous blog post has been resolved with 2.0.1’s installers.  Downloading Package Conversion Manager 2.0.1 Please visit the PCM Home page to get started or follow the links below to download PCM for any of the appropriate languages: ·…

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Why is PCM not installing when I have my ConfigMgr console installed to a location other than the default

The Problem  Due to differences between ConfigMgr 2012 RTW and SP1 the same PCM code base needed to be compiled differently for these versions.  This means that the installer needed to determine which set of binaries to install on a machine based on the Configuration Manager console version.  To determine this the installer looks at…

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Configuration Manager 2012 Package Conversion Manager 2.0 Released

System Center 2012 Service Pack 1 has been released.  This release of  Package Conversion Manager (PCM) supports that release.  PCM was originally released to support RTM of ConfigMgr 2012 and due to changes made in service pack 1 we had to update PCM.  Download Package Conversion Manager 2.0 from the Microsoft Download Center today. 2.0 Changes Although there…

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System Center 2012 SP1 Configuration Manager Package Conversion Manager 2.0 Beta Released

Package Conversion Manager provides an easy to use interface for converting packages to ConfigMgr 2012 app model applications which greatly reduces the amount of time as well as the number of mistakes that might be made if manually converting ConfigMgr packages to app model apps. PCM also comes with a number of features. These include:…

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Microsoft Deployment Toolkit 2012 Update 1 Released

It just seems like yesterday that we released MDT 2012 and now we have turned around and released MDT 2012 Update 1 available for download here. Compared with MDT 2012 the journey to releasing Update 1 has been a much shorter. Regardless of this short time period some powerful features and enhancements have been added…

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MDT 2012 UDI Video Series - Replace Deployment Scenario

In an effort to inform those who are currently using or are planning on using UDI about the features available in MDT 2012 we have put together a video series covering UDI. I know what you are thinking: “But Update 1 Beta1 is already available”. These videos still apply to Update 1 and I will…

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MDT 2012 UDI Video Series - New Computer Deployment

In an effort to inform those who are currently using or are planning on using UDI about the features available in MDT 2012 we have put together a video series covering UDI. I know what you are thinking: “But Update 1 Beta1 is already available”. These videos still apply to Update 1 and I will point…

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MDT 2012 UDI Video Series - Application Discovery - Wouldn't it be nice if your apps were discovered for reinstall?

  User-driven Installation (UDI):  Automatically Re-install Applications with Application Discovery Wouldn’t it be nice if at the end of an OS Deployment a user could login and their needed applications where already installed and ready for users to use and be productive? This is exactly what the application discovery feature In UDI does. Many of…

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UDI fails to read or set task sequence variables on a ConfigMgr 2012 64-bit Platform

If you are running MDT 2012 UDI on a 64 bit OS and are using System Center 2012 ConfigMgr (64-bit ConfigMgr client) then you may be running into an issue in which none of the task sequence variables get read or set from the UDI wizard. This problem occurs due to the wrong version of the UDI…

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MDT 2012 Released

It has been a long road, but MDT 2012 has finally released with tons of new features and functionality galore.  Download MDT 2012 today to take advantage of all of the new features and functionality available for deployments. Check MDT 2012’s Download Center Page for an overview of the features and functionality available in MDT…

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