Author Archives: ncbrady

Patch against the BlueKeep vulnerability, even the NSA is warning you

Introduction You’d have to be living under a rock to not have noticed the blog posts and tweets from many different people (including myself) in relation to patching your Windows 7 computers (and others… including eeek… Windows XP) against the … Continue reading

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How can I install System Center Configuration Manager (Current Branch) version 1902 on Windows Server 2019 with SQL Server 2017 – Part 6

Introduction This multi-part guide will show you how to install the latest baseline version of Configuration Manager from Microsoft. The latest available baseline version is System Center Configuration Manager (Current Branch) version 1902 as of April the 10th 2019. I … Continue reading

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How can I get Recovery Keys from the ConfigMgr database in SCCM TP1905

Introduction Microsoft released the mother of all releases when it comes to SCCM Technical Preview recently and that was version 1905. It contained many features including one which I’m interested in, namely Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring (MBAM) integrated directly … Continue reading

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SCCM Technical Preview version 1905 is available and this is a HUGE release !

Introduction Only a few weeks ago Microsoft released SCCM TP 1904, and now, 1905 is already released. So what’s new in 1905TP ? What isn’t new, there are SO MANY new features it’s unreal ! Improved control over WSUS Maintenance … Continue reading

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How can I use the new Community hub in SCCM Technical Preview 1904

Introduction A few weeks ago Microsoft release SCCM Technical Preview version 1904 and it had many interesting features, one of which is dedicated to community involvement. After installing SCCM Technical Preview 1904, open the console and browse to the Community … Continue reading

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