Tag Archives: SCCM

SCCM Search Tool (beta)

Has been in my mind to make a new tool, just didn’t know what do I make. Finally on Friday I made up my mind to make a SCCM search tool. Some time ago when we were doing troubleshooting, reading sccm log files, and have no idea what those long numbers means, example: 674ab-eec5-40e1-a5f2-9. 😀 You need Admin… Read More »

All components Type and Availability shows “Unknown”. Failed to read the required Operations Management component registry key values on local computer; error = 6 (0x6).

This morning, I noticed in our SCCM Primary server, all components Type and Availability shows “Unknown” After awhile, “Type” and “Availability” shows correctly, about 60 minutes later, it shows “Unknown” again, and it just repeatedly changes itself. We rebooted the server, but it didn’t help. Investigating further, I saw that the compmon.log on the site server displayed the… Read More »

SCCM 1606 BUG? 32-bit process Powershell detection method doesn’t work

As you know, you can use powershell detection method when you create Application in SCCM. Usually, I use this script, and it has been working for many years: $app = Get-WmiObject Win32Reg_AddRemovePrograms  | where-object {$_.DisplayName -like “Your Application name”} if ($app -ne $null) { write-host Installed } I choosed “Run script as 32-bit process on 64-bit clients”. Because clients are… Read More »

SCCM 1602 roll up hotfix KB3155482 bug?

NOTE: the KB has been updated with a workaround for this issue https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3155482 Lovely weekend, upgraded from SCCM 2012 R2 SP1 CU2 to 1511, then 1602, then hotfix KB3155482. At the end, we end up exectly like this, Client Upgrade shows old client version numbers, and SCCM Client package is not updated. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/d8f01d28-e21a-49cd-80b7-a0cba6a200ca/1511-client-after-1602-kb3155482-upgrade?forum=ConfigMgrCBGeneral Big thanks for Niall Brady ‘s windows-noob Facebook… Read More »

SCCM Recovery – Part 2 Install Primary Site

If you are still using Configuration Manager 2012, you can run the setup.exe from the installation media folder. If you are using Current Branch, you should run the setup.exe from “your site backup folder\CD.Latest\SMSSETUP\BIN\X64” Rest of those are just next next next, you can find other post about it , just use your favor search engine. use key… Read More »

SCCM Recovery – Part 1 Prepare

I don’t actually know how should I write this Part 1, I recommended you read first System Center 2012 Configuration Manager R2 – Disaster Recovery for Entire Hierarchy and Standalone Primary Site recovery scenarios There are almost everything you need, yes I said almost. 🙂 I marked down only few steps what I remembered, not step by step installation… Read More »

SCCM Backup – Part 3 SQL Full backup

Why do we need site backup, and also need SQL Full back..because double backup for safety reason? 🙂 Site backup only backup the site database, that’s why it call “site backup”. If you use custom reports, or if you have any other database on the same server, you should run a SQL full backup, and of course do… Read More »

SCCM Backup – Part 1 Site Backup

Well, you alwasy need to backup your SCCM, because…you never know when the sky will fall. Just like me, I never thought our SCCM server never boot up again, it when to a loop just after X-mas, it was not funny at all. After you setup you SCCM, please go to Site Maintenace, and set up your site… Read More »