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How can I change System Center Configuration Manager from an Eval edition to a Licensed edition ?

Introduction You may have inadvertently installed your new hierarchy using the Evaluation edition setting shown below when manually installing the site. Or, if you automated the installation using a method such as as this, perhaps you forgot to change the … Continue reading

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Public preview of the new Intune admin experience on Azure

Introduction In early calendar year 2017  Microsoft will be migrating their full admin experience onto Azure, allowing for powerful and integrated management of core EMS workflows on a modern service platform that’s extensible using Graph APIs. New trial tenants will … Continue reading

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How can I install System Center Configuration Manager version 1606 (Current Branch) on Windows Server 2016 with SQL 2016

Introduction In a previous guide I showed you how to install System Center Configuration Manager version 1511 (Current Branch) on Windows Server 2012R2. Times are changing fast in this cloud-first  mobile-first world, and as a result the System Center Configuration … Continue reading

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System Center Configuration Manager Technical Preview 1611 now available !

Introduction System Center Configuration Manager Technical Preview 1611 is now available, and it offers the following new features: Task Sequence content pre-caching: This feature allows you to Pre-cache content on clients for available deployments for OS Upgrade task sequences with … Continue reading

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Update 1610 for System Center Configuration Manager (Current Branch) is now available

Introduction Microsoft has released yet another update for System Center Configuration Manager (Current Branch), this time it’s version 1610, that means that since System Center Configuration Manager’s (Current Branch) first release there have been the following releases: 1511 (Initial release, … Continue reading

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