Changing SCOM Health Service Action Account tool

Hi, Mark Manty Premier Field Engineer for Microsoft with anexample program to change Agents default Health Service Action Account. Themajority of your agents should be set to “Local System Action Account” with theexception of your Management Servers. This example program allows you to change the default actionaccount associated with a given agent in bulk fashion….

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Backup unsealed Management Pack command line tool

Hi, Mark Manty Premier Field Engineer for Microsoft withanother example command line tool. Microsoft recommends that you backupunsealed management packs in the event that you need to restore them in thefuture. This command line tool can simplify the process for you. This example could be scheduled to run to help ensure you havebacked up the…


Automate Setting Allow Agent to Act as Proxy on SCOM Agents

Hi, Mark Manty Premier Field Engineer for Microsoft here. Many customers want an automated way to enable agents to act as proxy. Many use PowerShell scripts to perform this on a daily or weekly basis. Kevin Holman has an excellent example of how to perform this with a PowerShell script: http://blogs.technet.com/b/kevinholman/archive/2010/11/09/how-to-set-agent-proxy-enabled-for-all-agents.aspx?Redirected=true However, some enterprise customers…

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