Dynamic Outlook Email Signature Using with Intune Endpoint Analytics Proactive Remediations

Jóhannes Geir KristjánssonAzure, Documentation, Endpoint Management, How-To, Intune, MECM/MEMCM/SCCM, Microsoft, Office, Powershell, WindowsLeave a Comment

Howdy y’all! Since you have already read señor Shackelfords blog post on setting up Endpoint Analytics Proactive remediations, we can skip the intro and dive right in. In this blog post we will be get familiar with a somewhat novel idea that proactive remediation’s can be used for. Which, as the title of this post suggests, is the creation of … Read More

Intune/Autopilot Proactive Remediation

Jake ShackelfordDocumentation, Endpoint Management, How-To, Intune, Microsoft, Powershell, Scripting, WindowsLeave a Comment

What is Proactive Remediation? Proactive remediations are a pair of scripts used to detect and remediate a problem on a machine. The first script runs a query on your endpoints that returns an exit code of success or failure. We call this first script the detection script. On a successful exit code it is reported as “Without issue” in the … Read More

Modern BIOS Management with the Administration Service

CharlesEndpoint ManagementLeave a Comment

If you haven’t seen my first blog post about modern driver management, the quick summary is that the solution uses packages created with the Driver Automation Tool and the administration service to retrieve information on these packages and identify the most suitable driver package to apply in a task sequence. In this second part, I’ll be discussing the changes and … Read More

Create Windows 10 Kiosk Environment

AshMTEndpoint ManagementLeave a Comment

Recently I had case where a we had to deploy computers that required Kiosk mode. Trouble was, I couldn’t run Windows Kiosk mode for the auto start of the application I wanted the Kiosk users to operate. I discovered these registry settings to allow me to functionally create a Kiosk environment. These registry edits will result in the following: Any … Read More

Build a ConfigrMgr lab with AutomatedLab

Adam CookEndpoint Management, MECM/MEMCM/SCCM, Powershell, ScriptingLeave a Comment

In this post I’ll show you how to start building a ConfigMgr lab, for either Current Branch or Technical Preview, using AutomatedLab with Hyper-V. This approach is intended to be completely automated and “hands off” by calling a single script. It downloads all the necessary files for you, including the CB or TP installation media. All you have to do … Read More

Working With Internet-Optimized Task Sequences and Generic Status Messages

Ronald MontgomeryEndpoint ManagementLeave a Comment

For my customer the move to remote work is here to stay. In adjustment to the “New Normal,” deployment projects put on hold these last months are in discussion again. One project resuming soon is the upgrade from Office 2016 to Microsoft 365 Apps. With many laptop computers now internet or VPN-based what can be done to optimize upgrades for … Read More

Language Packs, Language Experience Packs, Language Interface Packs… what?!

Adam CookEndpoint Management, How-To, MECM/MEMCM/SCCM, Task Sequence16 Comments

For a while I have been curious on how to do Windows OSD with multiple languages “the proper way” using Configuration Manager. Whenever I have approached the subject I have always felt overwhelmed. Googling the topic is just a hot mess. You’re faced with information that’s old, lacking real detail or generally misunderstood. My aim here is to demystify the … Read More

Deploy languages via Software Center with PSCMWin10Language

Adam CookEndpoint Management, MECM/MEMCM/SCCM, Powershell, ScriptingLeave a Comment

This post complements my other post, where I walk-through the differences of LP, LIP, LXP and FoD. Here I will show you how to use a PowerShell module I wrote, PSCMWin10Languages, to create Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager Applications for each language you want to deploy via the Software Center. These Applications are not for OSD. It changes the language … Read More

Modern Driver Management with the Administration Service

CharlesEndpoint Management, How-To, MECM/MEMCM/SCCM, Powershell, Scripting, Task Sequence2 Comments

Hello! Today I’d like to share with you a new solution I’ve developed to allow me to use the free Modern Driver Management solution from the team at MSEndpointMgr at my work. My goal is to use the process developed by them for managing drivers in a task sequence and convert it to use the ConfigMgr Administration Service since my … Read More

Teams Channel Notification when OSD Fails

GrantEndpoint Management, How-To, MECM/MEMCM/SCCM, Office, Powershell, ScriptingLeave a Comment

How would you like this lovely notification appearing within MS Teams every time a build failed? Better than getting a helpdesk ticket or not finding out at all. Well, now you can! Step 1 – Configure Teams You need to make sure your O365 Administrator has enabled Incoming webhooks connectors in your O365 Tenant. Open Teams. Select a channel, or … Read More