The System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Survival Guide

Just found this great article over in our public TechNet Wiki titled System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Survival Guide.  If you’re looking at or already running ConfigMgr 2012 then you’ll definitely want to add this one to your IE Favorites: What is a survival guide? It’s a page we created as a pointer to the… Read more

How to uninstall Internet Explorer 9 using ConfigMgr 2007

I can’t imagine why anyone would ever want to uninstall the best, most secure browser out there but hey, you never know.  If you ever find yourself in that position then MVP Bechir Gharbi just posted a great article on how to do just that over in the TechNet Wiki: Many people have blogged about… Read more

ConfigMgr 2007 Application Mapping With a User Driven Installation Task Sequence

After creating the article ConfigMgr 2007 Basic User Driven Installation Task Sequence Step by Step, I wanted to follow up with another article covering the Application Discovery and Mapping features in a UDI Task Sequence. This cool feature allows you to discover the applications installed on your Windows Clients during deployment of Windows 7, and… Read more

ConfigMgr 2007 Basic User Driven Installation Task Sequence Step by Step

I recently encountered a question from a customer who wanted to be able to set the computer name, and also be able to have their Desktop Technicians select software to be installed during an Operating System Deployment for their upcoming Windows 7 refresh over Windows XP.  I walk you through the basics step by step… Read more

How to do a ConfigMgr 2007 Bare Metal Windows 7 Task Sequence Deployment with the Enable BitLocker step

Have you ever wanted to know a simple step by step process for creating a Task Sequence with the Enable BitLocker step included? I walk you through these steps, and also include some additional links to more information, including screen shots of the entire process on the TechNet Wiki: Clifton Hughes | Support Escalation… Read more

Using ConfigMgr 2007 to Manage Clients in a Workgroup or Un-Trusted Domain

Hi everyone, Clifton Hughes here.  It seems that there is a lot of documentation and various blog posts about managing clients in a Workgroup or Un-Trusted domain with ConfigMgr 2007, however I could not find where anyone had tied it all together in one place so I set out to do just that here on… Read more

The Microsoft TechNet Wiki has launched

I know I’ve mentioned this here before but in case you haven’t seen the TechNet Wiki or had a chance to play with it, let me tell you, you should definitely check this out.  So what makes the TechNet Wiki so different?  Well for starters it’s community driven, meaning that it’s not just a forum… Read more