Paul Jones - Microsoft Corporation

I am a Technology Solutions Professional for Microsoft. I have been with the company since 2004 and live in Lafayette, LA.

Paul Jones - Microsoft Corporation

  • MDT – Cannot Connect to SQL

    You must enabled Named Pipes after installing MDT and Creating a Database. Launch SQL Server Configuration Manager – SQL Server Network Configuration – Protocols – Named Pipes – Select Enabled. Otherwise, you will get SQL Connection Errors.
  • Features that Are Not Supported on the Internet-Based Client Management

    http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb693755.aspx Features that Are Not Supported on the Internet Not all Configuration Manager 2007 features are appropriate for the Internet, and so they are not supported when clients are managed on the Internet...
  • Modify Office 2007 Deployment with Config.xml

    C:\MSOCache\All Users\{90120000-0030-0000-0000-0000000FF1CE}-C\setup.exe /modify /Enterprise /config \\server\share\config.xml Config.xml File: <Configuration Product="Enterprise"> <PIDKEY Value="11111-11111-11111-11111-1111" /> <Display...
  • How to capture and report on a registry setting from Configuration Manager clients

    http://blogs.technet.com/configurationmgr/archive/2009/05/11/how-to-capture-and-report-on-a-registry-setting-from-configuration-manager-clients.aspx This article seeks to offer a more complete solution on not only how to capture various registry settings...
  • Registry Key to MOF Tool

    Mark Cochrane (System Center Configuration Manager MVP) released an excellent tool to assist with your custom MOF snippet creations, RegkeyToMof. Grab it from here: http://www.myitforum.com/inc/upload/12336RegKeyToMOF.zip Sample to get the Registry Keys...
  • SETSPN and IIS Issues with SCCM

    Specify a fully qualified domain name (FQDN) for this site system on the intranet. Enables or cancels the intranet FQDN text box, which allows you to specify an intranet FQDN for the site system. An FQDN is required for many scenarios in Configuration...
  • Cross-Forest Communications Between Configuration Manager Sites

    Cross-Forest Communications Between Configuration Manager Sites Data is sent between sites in a Configuration Manager 2007 hierarchy to enable central administration within a distributed model. For example, advertisements and packages flow down from a...
  • Support for SQL Server versions

    Configuration Manager 2007 support for the different SQL Server versions: SQL Server 2005: ConfigMgr RTM and SP1 support SQL 2005 SP2 and SP3. Currently, no hotfix is required. ConfigMgr R2 supports SQL 2005 SP2 and SP3, with hotfix 959975 . SQL Server...
  • SCCM Scripts

    These SDK Scripts can perform ad-hoc client side tasks. NOTE: If running on x64 machine, you must use the 32-bit version of C:\Windows\SysWoW64\ cscript.exe since SCCM is a 32-bit application. Client Component List On Error Resume Next Dim oCPAppletMgr...
  • System Center Updates Publisher Configuration

    These are notes from the SCUP Help File…. To configure the certificate store on the update server Click Start , click Run , type MMC in the text box, and then click OK to open the Microsoft Management Console (MMC). Click File , click Add/Remove Snap...
  • SCCM Helpful Links

    How to Configure Windows Server 2008 for Site Systems http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc431377.aspx Network Diagram for Internet-Based Servers - Scenario 1 with SQL Server Replica http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb693632.aspx Configuration...
  • SCCM PXE/WDS with Remote DHCP Server

      Here is a good KB Article on this subject - http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/926172 and http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc732351.aspx     --
  • SCCM: SQL Reporting Services Custom Reports

    Report: List Computers by Manufacturer and Model SELECT SYS.Netbios_Name0, SYS.User_Name0, CSYS.Manufacturer0, CSYS.Model0 FROM v_R_System SYS RIGHT JOIN v_GS_COMPUTER_SYSTEM CSYS on SYS.ResourceID = CSYS.ResourceID ORDER BY CSYS.Manufacturer0, CSYS.Model0...
  • SCCM Task Sequence Options

    SCCM Task Sequence Options - WMI Query for Manufacturer and Model: This group/step will run if the following conditions are met: WMI Query select Manufacturer from Win32_ComputerSystem where Manufacturer = "Dell Inc." If Any of the conditions are true...