How to Quickly Get Overall Compliance for ConfigMgr Software Update Deployments

If you have access to your ConfigMgr SQL database, you can quickly get a summary for the overall compliance of software updates deployments using the following PowerShell script, which you can run on your local machine. It returns the results into the PowerShell GridView, allowing you to filter by deployment name, start time, deadline etc. […]

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PXE Boot Fails After Computer Rename

Today I had an interesting PXE boot problem where a computer kept aborting the PXE boot. So I checked the SMSPXE.log and found that there were no advertisements for that machine: Client boot action reply: <ClientIDReply><Identification Unknown=”0″ ItemKey=”16777684″ ServerName=””><Machine><ClientID/><NetbiosName/></Machine></Identification><PXEBootAction LastPXEAdvertisementID=”” LastPXEAdvertisementTime=”” OfferID=”” OfferIDTime=”” PkgID=”” PackageVersion=”” PackagePath=”” BootImageID=”” Mandatory=””/></ClientIDReply> F0:1F:AF:6C:05:53, 4C4C4544-0047-5310-8034-C3C04F595931: no advertisements found F0:1F:AF:6C:05:53, 4C4C4544-0047-5310-8034-C3C04F595931: […]

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