Configuration Manager Firewall Ports Requirement

The below listed Firewall ports are required to allow in Microsoft Endpoint Manager infrastructure during the implementation in order to get Site communication, client communication, Distribution Point and WSUS/SUP communication . I gathered this information from TechNet articles Reference Link Source Destination UDP TCP Description Direction Client Management Point   10123/80/443 Client Notification/http/https UniContinue reading “Configuration Manager Firewall Ports Requirement”

ConfigMgr Compliance Settings to Check specific Windows Event ID

Compliance settings is one of the ConfigMgr feature to manage the configuration and compliance of clients in your organization. Compliance Settings can be used to ensure clients meet a pre-configured baseline. For instance, if we want to make sure that all clients machines have a particular windows Event ID in System Event viewer within lastContinue reading “ConfigMgr Compliance Settings to Check specific Windows Event ID”

Configure SCCM Reporting Services Point

In this article I will install the SCCM Current Branch Reporting Services Point role. The SCCM Reporting Services Point role will allow you to manage reports in Configuration Manager. The role must be configured on a server with Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services installed and running. In the following section I will detail the prerequisites before installingContinue reading “Configure SCCM Reporting Services Point”

SCCM Distribution Point Maintenance Mode

SCCM Distribution point maintenance mode is a new feature available from SCCM 1902. We can set a distribution point in maintenance mode. Enable maintenance mode when you’re installing software updates, or making hardware changes to the server. While the distribution point is in maintenance mode, it has the following behaviors: The site doesn’t distribute anyContinue reading “SCCM Distribution Point Maintenance Mode”


Microsoft has released new version of in-console update 1910 for SCCM Current Branch. This is the first version of the new Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, We can apply this update on sites that run version on 1806 or later. In this post i will be implementing SCCM 1910 Upgrade as in-console update from SCCM 1906Continue reading “SCCM 1910 STEP-BY-STEP UPGRADE GUIDE”

Configuration Manager 1910 Update Not Available in Console

Recently Microsoft has released Configuration Manager update 1910 and It should take few weeks of time to reflect in the console. Until then we can either wait for the update to be globally available or we run the EnableEarlyUpdateRing 1910 script to enable fast ring for 1910 update package available in ConfigMgr Current Branch. EnableEarlyUpdateRing 1910 script DownloadContinue reading “Configuration Manager 1910 Update Not Available in Console”

Windows 10 Deployment Using SCCM 1902 OSD Step by Step Guide

This guide provides step by step instructions to install PXE role, Creation of boot image, Creation of OS image, Creation of OSD task sequence and deploying Windows 10 OS via PXE boot on SCCM 1902 lab environment. Enable SCCM PXE Role First we need to prepare environment for configuration manager OSD. we have to createContinue reading “Windows 10 Deployment Using SCCM 1902 OSD Step by Step Guide”

Deploying Application Using SCCM CB1902

This guide will shows, how to Create & deploy MSI application Using SCCM, Now lets go ahead and deploy an application to a device in SCCM CB 1902. The first step would be creating an application. To create an application, we need the MSI source file, here i have downloaded winzip.msi and placed the setupContinue reading “Deploying Application Using SCCM CB1902”

Configuring Discovery And Boundaries In SCCM

Configuring SCCM Discovery Configure discovery methods to find resources to manage from from network and Active Directory. Discovery creates a discovery data record (DDR) for each discovered object and stores this information in the SCCM database. When a resource is discovered the information about the resource is put in a file that is referred to as aContinue reading “Configuring Discovery And Boundaries In SCCM”

Microsoft SCCM Current Branch 1902 Step-By-Step Installation Guide

Overview The following guide will take you through the installation of SCCM Current Branch 1902 with a simple Primary Server approach and with the SQL 2016 server located on the same device hosted on Hyper-V Setting Up the Lab I have hosted all the servers in Hyper-V and Windows Server 2016 has been installed as theContinue reading “Microsoft SCCM Current Branch 1902 Step-By-Step Installation Guide”