May, 2011

WMUG

WMUG
Windows Management User Group Community blogs

Lionel's configmgr blog

my wrestles and grapples with the colossal configMgr monster
  • Install software updates action hangs on Windows 7 - UPDATE!

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    I've updated the original entry (3rd Feb) now that MS has released a hotfix. http://wmug.co.uk/blogs/orientalcrusher/archive/2011/02/03/install-software-updates-action-hangs-on-windows-7.aspx
  • Microsoft buys Skype

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    Here we are, straight from the horse's mouth http://www.microsoft.com/Presspass/press/2011/may11/05-10CorpNewsPR.mspx So, folks here all geared up for the next MS Security Bulletin that will be applicable for Skype? :)
  • Using SCCM to manage clients in a workgroup or untrusted domain (DMZ etc..)

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    Many people do struggle a little (maybe!) when coming to configuring and managing SCCM clients in a workgroup, DMZ, untrusted domain. Many big words, jargons are thrown around, LMHosts, Registry keys, SRV records, DNS Suffixes and the list goes on!! ...
  • Checking Patch Statuses through WMI

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    Normally the optimal and quickest way to determine if a patch has definitely been installed on a system is to use WMI. That's where the SCCM client primarily gets its information from to report back to its parent. There are several ways you can go...