Category: SCCM 2012 R2

Easily generate your WIM Files with WimAsAService

We had a dream, all our customers should be able to generate their monthly WIM files without issues. But mostly we faced the problem, that the customers need a lot of time to generate their base images for ConfigMgr, Virtual Machine Manager or even XenDesktop. The issues relied on: ConfigMgr’s

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Manage Windows 10 with Unified Write Filter enabled

There are lot of Blog Posts and TechNet Articles which explain how to use Unified Write Filter (UWF) together with ConfigMgr. But most of them are written for older ConfigMgr Versions like 2007. Now I had a project with ConfigMgr 2012 R2 SP1 and we found some interesting things, which

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My Microsoft Evolution Day 2015 Session Slides

Today we could lern a lot at Digicomp. Various new and existing products of Microsoft were presented in eight tracks. One of these tracks was completly filled up with ConfigMgr stuff. In my speak I presented some problems, which I see in most of my projects. For all the participants

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Update: Multireboot issue with Windows Updates is solved

One and a half year ago I posted an article about a problem which every OSD Enginer should know. Some Windows Updates make multiple reboots and this behaviour breaks a ConfigMgr Task Sequence as described in KB2894518. Until now we had to use some workarounds to block these updates from

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Installation of image 1 in package failed to complete. (Error: 800700A1)

Today I had the problem, that the apply image step in the Task Sequence always failed for a specific hardware type (HP 840 G1). The entries in the smsts.log showed the following entries: Set command line: "OSDApplyOS.exe" /image:A01000B1,1 "/config:A0100747,Win7_x64-DE-CH.xml" /target:C: /runfromnet:False    13.02.2015 12:18:03    2028 Found run from net option: 0

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Free ConfigMgr MiniWebService Updated

I have updated the MiniWebService which is available for free. The first feature was the ability to request all device or user targeted applications over http to install them dynamically. Many customers are using this feature already. Now I extended it, so that the search only returns applications, which are

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Slides of my Session at the CMCE R2

We had a great day in Zürich and shared a lot of information. I had a session about ConfigMgr infrastructures to support multi-tenancy environments and building your own cloud. The slides are available now, Multimandanten fähige ConfigMgr Infrastruktur.

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