Eugene Valley's Blog

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Eugene Valley's Blog

  • Powershell Transcription in Task Sequences

    Recently, we were trying to take a look at transcription logs for a Powershell script that was configured to run in a Task Sequence. Interestingly, when you run a Powershell script in a task sequence with transcription enabled, instead of creating the...
  • Client Restart Notifications with Configuration Manager 2012

    A while back, my colleague Terry McKinney created a blog post that talks about System Center 2012 Configuration Manager and client machine restart notifications after applying Software Updates. The steps Terry outlines hide the balloon notifications,...
  • Don't forget to enable your classes for AI reports.

    Just a reminder that you need to remember to enable Hardware Inventory Classes to run those snazzy Asset Intelligence reports in Configuration Manager 2012... I really want to know what my users have installed! Ensure that Hardware Inventory...
  • Task Sequence Time Zone Fun

    I recently had a situation where we were looking for a way to set time zones on Windows 7 clients during Operating System Deployment. While there are certainly many different ways to accomplish this, our case was a little different. We were deploying...