EDIT 05/17/2016: I have added a link to the script on GitHub. EDIT 05/15/2016: I have added a link to the Win7 version that uses Double Driver. EDIT 04/26/2016: I have added a condition to check to see if the driver package path exists, and if it does, to exit and not rerun. EDIT 04/18/2016: I … Continue reading Automatically Collect Drivers and Build Configuration Manager (Current Branch) Driver Packages with PowerShell
There are a lot of great scripts out there for automating the creation of site boundaries in Configuration Manager, as well as some fantastic articles describing boundaries and boundary groups in great depth. You can check out one of these articles here at Windows-Noob that gets into a very detailed description of Active Directory site … Continue reading Automating IP Subnet Site Boundaries in Configuration Manager Current Branch
In this post, we will review the process for pre-deploying an Application to a users device before they ever log into that device. In order to accomplish this, we need to utilize User Device Affinity (UDA), and User based Application deployments. There are 3 primary methods for associating a user to a device in Config Mgr. These … Continue reading Pre-Deploy Applications to a Users Device with User Device Affinity in Configuration Manager Current Branch
In this post, we get a fantastic, deep dive breakdown of the Package and Program process inside of Configuration Manager 2012. This is one of the most detailed articles I have read to date. "I will describe the process from the time the Configmgr admin creates the package in the console up until the time when … Continue reading Configuration Manger Package and Program Deep Dive
This diagram will give a breakdown of what happens from boot up, to the initialization of the MDT task sequence in WinPE. I will provide the process for an MDT Task Sequence in a future post.
In this post I am going to talk about (and show you) how to create and apply a basic Windows 10 provisioning package that has been created with the Windows Imaging and Configuration Designer. The WICD tool is a part of the Windows 10 ADK and can be downloaded here. After installing and launching the … Continue reading Creating and Applying a Windows 10 Provisioning Package
With the release of Windows 10, we also seen the introduction of the Windows Image and Configuration Designer. The WICD tool is the utility that allows us to create and modify provisioning packages or a provisioned Image build. The goal of this post is to do a high level overview of the deployment methods for … Continue reading Applying Windows 10 Provisioning Packages