Category Archives: System Center Configuration Manager Technical Preview

A look at task sequence media support for cloud-based content

Introduction Microsoft recently release the mother of all Technical Previews, TP2005 with so much amazing cloud friendly content, and in this blog post I want to look closer at task sequence media support for cloud-based content. Here are the instructions … Continue reading

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Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager technical preview version 2005 is out

Introduction Configuration Manager technical preview version 2005 is out and here’s a look at some of the features. This is one amazing release, so many great features ! Tenant attach: Install an application from the admin center You need the … Continue reading

Posted in 2005, application installation, BitLocker Encryption, CMG, CMPivot, device timeline, run scripts, task sequence cloud content, VPN boundary type | 1 Comment

Why can’t I RDP to my CMG ?

Introduction The Cloud Management Gateway provides a simple way to manage ConfigMgr clients on the internet. And once you’ve set it up, you’ll probably want to get a closer look, and look at logs on the virtual machine in Azure. … Continue reading

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Microsoft Endpoint Manager Technical Preview 2004 is out

Introduction It’s been a while since I blogged something but that’s because I’ve been busy (with another MVP, namely Paul) testing out CoMangement and Conditional Access, next up for our labs is CMG. Anyway, while cleaning up my labs I … Continue reading

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Microsoft Endpoint Manager TP 2003 is out

Introduction Microsoft has just released Technical Preview 2003 which is no small feat considering everyone is on lockdown worldwide. For a full list of features of what’s new see the docs here.

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Using device sync and device actions in Microsoft Endpoint Manager Admin Center

Introduction Note: I’ve updated this post with new info relating to Configuration Manager Technical Preview 2004. Microsoft has been hard at work making client management even more cloud friendly, now you can do device sync and device actions from within … Continue reading

Posted in 2002.2, 2004, Cloud Management | 5 Comments

Enabling the new Tenant Attach feature in Configuration Manager

Introduction Microsoft are constantly innovating and adding new features to already amazing products, one such recent addition is a cloud feature called Tenant Attach for Microsoft Endpoint Manager and you can start testing it right now in Configuration Manager Technical … Continue reading

Posted in 2002, 2002.2, Intune, tenant attach | 1 Comment

Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager Technical Preview 2002.2 is out

Introduction Microsoft have released the second update to Technical Preview this month, namely 2002.2. Below is a list of all the new features in this release. Management insight rules for proper HTTPS configuration This release includes additional management insight rules … Continue reading

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New BitLocker Management features in Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager Technical Preview 2002

If you upgrade to the latest technical preview release of Configuration Manager 2002, you’ll see some new Bitlocker Management features are revealed in the console. When you create a new Bitlocker Management policy, the first obvious change is shown below. … Continue reading

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How can I use the new Log Groups functionality in OneTrace ?

Introduction Microsoft has released yet another Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager release, this time Technical Preview 2001. It has a long list of features which you can read about here. One of the new features in the ability to group … Continue reading

Posted in 2001, OneTrace LogGroup | 1 Comment

Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager Technical Preview version 1912 released

Introduction It’s been a busy year for ConfigMgr, and the last release of the year was released, namely  Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager Technical Preview version 1912. Yeah, that’s a mouthful. MEMCM TP 1912 🙂 In the screenshot below you … Continue reading

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Learn about Bitlocker Management in Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager version 1910

Introduction I’ve created a video showing you what you need to know to get Bitlocker Management (formally MBAM) integration working in Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager version 1910, please check it out. for more info and links to setting up PKI … Continue reading

Posted in 1910, Key Rotation, Lenovo, MBAM, MBAM helpdesk, MBAM Reporting, MBAM SelfService, P1 Mobile workstation, pki, System Center Configuration Manager (Current Branch) | 2 Comments

Want to learn about the new Bitlocker Management feature in Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager ?

Introduction Microsoft BitLocker Administration and Monitoring (MBAM) is the ability to have a client agent (the MDOP MBAM agent) on your Windows devices to enforce BitLocker encryption including algorithm type, and to store the recovery keys in your database, securely. … Continue reading

Posted in 1909, 1910, Group Policy, Key Rotation, MBAM helpdesk, MBAM Reporting, MBAM SelfService, PKI, pki | 24 Comments

A quick look at reporting in MBAM integrated within Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager

Introduction Microsoft have been hard at work adding MBAM (Microsoft BitLocker Management and Monitoring) features natively to Microsoft Endpoint Manager Configuration Manager, and those features have been improved since they were first released, with bug fixes and new features added … Continue reading

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Configuration Manager technical preview version 1911 is released

Introduction Microsoft is busy with new releases all the time but particularly now as MS-ignite is in full swing. This time it’s Configuration Manager technical preview version 1911 and the first thing to point out is the naming change, it’s … Continue reading

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