OpsMgr by Example: Agent Deployment using ConfigMgr

Looks like there’s a new installment in the OpsMgr by Example series over at http://ops-mgr.spaces.live.com/Blog/ and this time they take a look at deploying agents using ConfigMgr 2007.  I have the intro and a direct link below: ======== We return to our OpsMgr by Example series with a discussion of deploying the OpsMgr Agent. Scenario:…


SCE: How to Change Windows Firewall Exceptions for System Center Essentials 2007

Here’s a great tip from Nicholas Dodge, a senior support engineer on our Manageability team.  In this tip he tells how to configure the Windows Firewall exceptions for SCE 2007: ======== If a firewall is enabled in the deployment environment of System Center Essentials 2007, exceptions must be created so that the Essentials 2007 management…


ConfigMgr 2007: Client installation fails with "Unable to compile the file ccmclasses.mof"

Today’s tip comes from Vinay Pamnani, a Support Engineer in our System Center Configuration Manager 2007 group.  I didn’t see a whole lot documented on these error codes so if you’re seeing a 8004402F or a 80041010 then you might want to check where your temp variables are pointing: ======== Issue: Installing the client seems…


ConfigMgr 2007: Client push installation method in a workgroup

Here’s another one that pops up again and again so I wanted to post a quick note on it.  Many people fight the issue of getting client push installations to work for ConfigMgr 2007 clients in a workgroup environment only to find out hours or days later that it’s just not supported.  It’s kind of…


ConfigMgr 2007: International Client Packs Now Available

International Client Packs (ICPs) contain international-language clients to use with System Center Configuration Manager (SC Config Mgr) 2007. ICP downloads contain only the Config Mgr client files, not the English-language SC Config Mgr 2007, which is required. To read more and to download the International Client Packs see http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=9DF19109-C067-46C7-89F6-1B3D17D6F615&displaylang=en J.C. Hornbeck | Manageability Knowledge Engineer