Use Configuration Manager 2012 Compliance Settings to check for the existence of a PKI certificate

I recently had a request for a way to determine if a specific PKI certificate was installed on clients or not.  To accomplish this task, I decided the easiest method would be to create a simple PowerShell script which would check for the existence of the certificate, and then use the infinitely powerful Compliance Settings…


Inventorying and Reporting Scanners, Digital Cameras, and Webcams connected to Configuration Manager 2012 Clients

  Similar to one of my past blog posts on how to go about collecting network adapter driver information including which are wireless versus wired adapters, you can also collect things like Scanners, Digital Cameras, and WebCams which are attached to your clients. The registry key for these “Imaging Devices” is located in the registry…