Installing Configuration Manager 2012 on Windows 8 Server

With the recent release of the Windows 8 Consumer Preview, the first thing that any self-respecting IT Pro tries to do is to break it 🙂 And what better way than to set up a Windows 8 Server instance as a Configuration Manager 2012 standalone primary site, complete with SQL instance?

Actually it’s not just […]

“Unable to read task sequence configuration disk” in SCCM OSD

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MDT 2012 Boot Image creation error in SCCM 2012

So – MDT 2012 is out and, as I explored in a previous post, it integrates nicely with SCCM 2012 RC.

If you jump into the administration console and try to make an MDT-based boot image, you will probably encounter this error:

“Could not find a part of the path ‘C:ToolsPEToolsx86WinPE_FPs’” or “Could not find […]

Integrate MDT 2012 with SCCM 2012

In case you missed it, the Deployment Guys recently announced the release of the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2012 Beta 2. The latest release supports a raft of new features, including User-Driven Installation (UDI) and support for integration with System Center Configuration Manager 2012 RC, which is something that MDT 2012 Beta 1 couldn’t do.


Mainstream support for SCCM 2007 ending in 2013

So, as the title says, the Mainstream Support period for System Center Configuration Manager 2007 will end on 08/01/2013 (just under 14 months away). This is for ALL versions of the product – RTM, R2 and R3 and all service packs.

OK, 2013 is, like, sooooo far away. And even then, under the terms of […]