Posts by Jay Connor

Disable the OneDrive Notification/Advertisement

This will popup for each user on first login. There is a registry entry that you can use to trick […]

Edge browser crashes on load - Windows 1703

We have seen roaming profiles in Windows 10 1703 unable to use the Edge browser if the profile was originally […]

SCCM client = None after deploying an operating system

In an environment where you use certificates this can happen. CLientIDManagerStartup.log will mention Regtask: Failed to refresh MP. Error: 0x80004005 […]

Setting the Client Status Settings for Client Activity based on AD logon

SCCM will mark a computer inactive if none of the activity checks happen Client policy request Heartbeat discovery Hardware Inventory […]

Monitoring your fleets event logs - Part 2

  Install Splunk - It's free!¬†https://www.splunk.com/en_us/download/splunk-enterprise.html Modify Program Files\Splunk\etc\system\local\inputs.conf Add the lines [WinEventLog] evt_resolve_ad_obj = 1   Then we need […]

Monitoring your fleets event logs - Part 1

Windows has an amazing¬†feature that let's you collect logs from remote computers, it's called Windows Event forwarding and is pretty […]

SCCM Component Manager

  SCCM Component manager is a quick way to start/stop/pause SCCM components that you would normally control using the Service […]

The certificate you specified is already in use. Are you sure you want to use this certificate?

The whole point of this message is to say Warning: if you block this certificate tomorrow, you are going to […]

Managing Automatic Deployment rules when you don't live in the USA

The Yearly Check Currently Microsoft releases updates on the second Tuesday every month (USA Time) so we run our automatic […]

Disabling Windows File Explorer banner advertising

Microsoft has soo much advertising power with Windows 10, they can now put banners up in Windows Explorer via updates. […]