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Update 1702 for Configuration Manager Technical Preview Branch – Available Now!

Hello everyone! We are happy to let you know that update 1702 for the Technical Preview Branch of System Center Configuration Manager has been released. Technical Preview Branch releases give you an opportunity to try out new Configuration Manager features in a test environment before they are made generally available. This month’s new preview features...

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Update 1701 for Configuration Manager Technical Preview Branch – Available Now!

Hello everyone! We are happy to let you know that update 1701 for the Technical Preview Branch of System Center Configuration Manager has been released. Technical Preview Branch releases give you an opportunity to try out new Configuration Manager features in a test environment before they are made generally available. This month’s new preview features...

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Support for macOS Sierra in Configuration Manager

The current branch (version 1610) of System Center Configuration Manager now supports macOS Sierra (v10.12). macOS Sierra support requires that Configuration Manager Mac clients have a minimum client version of 5.0.8466.1. You can download the latest Mac client for System Center Configuration Manager here. Note:    The version of the Mac client agent displayed in the Mac preference pane may be...

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New video for Cloud Management Gateway

We have created a 10-minute video to demonstrate the basics of deploying and configuring the new Cloud Management Gateway feature. You can watch the video here: For more information about the Cloud Management Gateway, see the feature documentation at https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sccm/core/clients/manage/manage-clients-internet.     Additional resources: What’s New in System Center Configuration Manager Get Ready for System Center...

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Update 1612 for Configuration Manager Technical Preview Branch – Available Now!

Hello everyone! We are happy to let you know that update 1612 for the Technical Preview Branch of System Center Configuration Manager has been released. Technical Preview Branch releases give you an opportunity to try out new Configuration Manager features in a test environment before they are made generally available. This month’s new preview features...

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Now Available: Update 1610 for System Center Configuration Manager

Happy Friday! We are delighted to announce that we have released version 1610 for the Current Branch (CB) of System Center Configuration Manager that includes some great new features and product enhancements. We continue to see a strong adoption of the Current Branch model by our customers. There are now more than 25,000 organizations managing...

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Update 1610 for Configuration Manager Technical Preview Branch – Available Now!

Hello everyone! Update 1610 for the Technical Preview Branch of System Center Configuration Manager has been released. Technical Preview releases give you an opportunity to try out new Configuration Manager features in a test environment before they are made generally available. This month’s new preview features include: Improvements to the notification experience for high-impact task...

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Configuration Manager: a progress update on the current branch and a new servicing branch

Today, 101 years ago, the Ford Motor Company manufactured its 1 millionth Model T automobile. Thanks to our customers, we also have a reason to celebrate today as we are continuing to see an incredible adoption of our own model, the current branch of Configuration Manager. Our current branch model was designed to provide our...

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A new documentation site for Configuration Manager!

We have moved the System Center Configuration Manager documentation from TechNet to our new documentation platform, https://docs.microsoft.com/sccm. We have been working hard to make this site a much better experience for you to consume technical information, including how to use Configuration Manager with Intune. Note: The documentation for the 2012 and 2007 versions of Configuration...

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Configuration Manager and Simplified Windows Servicing on Down Level Operating Systems

Author: Heidi Cheng, Senior Program Manager, Enterprise Client and Mobility Applies to: All Supported System Center Configuration Manager Versions Applicable Windows versions: Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows Server 2012, and Windows Server 2012 R2 Note:  Updated 10/11/2016 to change the suggested ADR rule filter. Note:  Updated 1/4/2017 based on...

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