Kategori: Instruktörernas inlägg

Installing ConfigMgr 2012 R2 CU4 Unattended

10 mars, 2015

When setting up ConfigMgr 2012 R2 in a lab and test, or any type of Proof-Of-Concept you want to automate everything. Luckily the Cumulative Update (CU) 4 download has support for unattended setup: Just add the /Unattended switch to the extracted download and you’re good. Note: Don’t use the /unattended switch in a production environment [...]

Kategori: Instruktörernas inlägg Författare: Johan Arwidmark

What is REALLY new in MDT 2013 Update 1 Preview

3 mars, 2015

As you probably seen the MDT 2013 Update 1 preview was released on March 2, the official announcement by Aaron Czechowski lists the below list of features: Support for Windows 10 Technical Preview A new ZTIUtility function, GetMajorMinorVersion Split WIM support for UEFI media scenarios to avoid the 4GB limit (works but badly implemented in [...]

Kategori: Instruktörernas inlägg Författare: Johan Arwidmark

Using USMT from Windows 10 ADK to migrate 3rd party drivers

2 mars, 2015

A new feature in USMT 10 (from the Windows 10 ADK technical preview) is it’s ability to migrate 3rd part drivers (and apps) via the new provisioning packages in Windows 10. I’m not sure why anyone would migrate drivers this way (yet), but it least it caught my interest enough to play around with the [...]

Kategori: Instruktörernas inlägg Författare: Johan Arwidmark

Cannot mount Windows 10 build 9879 ISO – Easy Fix

14 november, 2014

When trying to mount the Windows 10 Enterprise x64 build 9879 ISO in File Explorer, you may get the following error: Couldn’t Mount File, Sorry, there was a problem mounting the file. Workaround This is a known issue when the sparse file attribute (P) is set on the file (9879.0.141103-1722.FBL_RELEASE_CLIENTENTERPRISE_VOL_X64FRE_en-us.ISO). To make it work, simply [...]

Kategori: Instruktörernas inlägg Författare: Johan Arwidmark

Lync vNext – Official Info

11 november, 2014

From the link below: In the first half of 2015, the next version of Lync will become Skype for Business with a new client experience, new server release and updates to the service in Office 365.  We believe that Skype for Business will again transform the way people communicate by giving organizations reach to hundreds [...]

Kategori: Instruktörernas inlägg Författare: Jimmy Andersson

TreeUndelete

24 oktober, 2014

A long time ago I wrote a script that restored a whole tree of objects, basically it restored an OU and all objects that belonged to that OU. The first time I showed it was in a session at Microsoft TechDays in Örebro 2010. After that, it served me well over the years, even though [...]

Kategori: Instruktörernas inlägg Författare: Jimmy Andersson

AD ACL Scanner

20 oktober, 2014

A tool completly written in PowerShell. A tool with GUI used to create reports of access control lists in Active Directory . https://adaclscan.codeplex.com/   Features It has the following features: View HTML reports of ACLs and save it to disk. Export ACLs on Active Directory objects in a CSV format. Connect and browse you default [...]

Kategori: Instruktörernas inlägg Författare: Jimmy Andersson

Installing CU3 for ConfigMgr 2012 R2

22 september, 2014

Earlier today the CU3 update for ConfigMgr 2012 R2 was released, containing a few nice to have fixes for ConfigMgr. The full list of fixes, and link to request the hotfix is available here: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2994331 Backup your Site Server Before continuing, make sure you have a SQL Backup of the Site Server. The update will [...]

Kategori: Instruktörernas inlägg Författare: Johan Arwidmark

Error during Windows 8.1 Setup – Could not process or parse unattend answer file

21 september, 2014

Earlier today I got an email from a fellow deployment geek having issues with Windows 8.1 deployments. He had an unattend file that worked perfect for Windows 7 deployments, but failed when deploying Windows 8.1. Now, it’s simply comes down to that Windows 8.1 does not support all unattend.xml settings that Windows 7 does. So [...]

Kategori: Instruktörernas inlägg Författare: Johan Arwidmark

Whats new in the September 2014 release of Windows ADK 8.1

16 september, 2014

On September 15, 2014 – Microsoft made the fourth release of Windows ADK 8.1 available. As usual without any explanation on what’s been changed Windows ADK 8.1 history First release, September 2013: 2.79 GB in size Initial release, contained ACT 6.0, WinPE 5.0, and USMT 6.3 Second release, October 2013: 2.85 GB in size, subversion [...]

Kategori: Instruktörernas inlägg Författare: Johan Arwidmark