How to Edit Site Control sitectrl File in ConfigMgr SCCM 2012

Disclaimer – Editing/Updating DataBase or Site Control (sitectrl) file is NOT supported. We all know that ConfigMgr 2012 doesn’t store the Site Control ( sitectrl ) file in the file system. However, it’s stored in the SQL database (as XML file). Following are the 4 topics that I would like to cover in this post…… ****Only... Continue Reading →

How to Build Custom Right Click Tools for SCCM ConfigMgr 2012

Microsoft PFE Neil Peterson had published a blog post which will help you to create your own SCCM console extension Right click tools. Isn’t it great?? Have a look at the step by step explanation and video demonstration in the blog post :: Long Live Right Click Tools – System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Console Extensions See,... Continue Reading →

What are the Changes in SCCM ConfigMgr 2012 New Admin Console

The Configuration Manager 2012 uses the common System Center framework for its administrator console (“Microsoft.ConfigurationManagement.exe”), and no longer relies on an MMC interface as previous versions of Configuration Manager and SMS 2003 used. Launch ConfigMgr / SCCM console – Click Start | All Programs | Microsoft... Continue Reading →

SQL Replication Troubleshooting Guide for ConfigMgr SCCM 2012

ConfigMgr 2012 is added one more complexity for the admins like me who are not very SQL savvy. Excellent post from Sudheesh on DRS Initialization In Configuration Manager 2012 (ConfigMgr 2012). In this post also (like his CM07 posts), he explains SQL replication in detail. This would be very helpful guide if you want to troubleshoot... Continue Reading →

Download MMS Video Sessions of ConfigMgr SCCM

You must have seen excellent blog post from Stefan Roth . His PowerShell script will help us to download all MMS 2012 sessions. All credits to Stefan !!! Download the script and go through step by step instruction to use the script. For those interested to download ONLY ConfigMgr sessions (just like me ), refer the following list... Continue Reading →

SCCM Alternate Content Provider Adaptiva OneSite Video

Just thought of sharing “Simply Awesome” video clip about Adaptiva OneSite. This video also offers a brief explanation of following topics. Bandwidth Management – Adaptiva Protocol Content Caching – Virtual Caching File System Content Delivery – True Peer-to-Peer PXE – Client PXE Services Policy Reduction... Continue Reading →
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