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Updated Powershell script with March 2015 drivers for deploying the Surface Pro 3 with MDT 2013

Microsoft has recently released new updated drivers for the Surface Pro 3 (March 2015).   Here’s a breakdown of what those drivers are, the README below describes the versions of the components found in the Surface Pro 3 cumulative firmware … Continue reading

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How can I check for network connectivity before starting a task sequence in System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager ?

Introduction   I’ve been thinking about doing something with this issue for some time now and finally got around to implementing it, however credit where credit is due I’ve based this on a method developed by a colleague of mine … Continue reading

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Take the Intune survey, share your opinions, make the product better, and who knows you might win !

Introduction For those of you with your heads in the clouds, or to be more precise, using or implementing Microsoft Intune, please take a few moments to fill in the survey below, your comments will help make the product better … Continue reading

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A list of Surface Pro 3 resources for both MDT 2013 and System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager

Introduction I’ve done quite a few blog posts and sessions on the Surface Pro 3 in the last few months and I thought it would be a nice idea to gather them all together in one place for your benefit, … Continue reading

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The CM12 UEFI BitLocker Frontend HTA – Part 2. Installation

In Part 1 of this guide, you learned about the features available in the CM12 UEFI BitLocker FrontEnd HTA, in this part you will learning about installing it in your environment. However before you start make sure to fulfill the requirements listed below first.

Step 1. Fulfill these Requirements first

There are some requirements however, therefore before continuing this guide I will assume that you have:

Integrated MDT 2013 with Configuration Manager 2012 R2
Installed and configured MBAM 2.0 or later
Installed and configured Maik Kosters 7.3 web services

If you have not done the above yet, then do so, below are some links that should help you accomplish those tasks. Continue reading

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