Configuration Manager Writers - Announcements, Comments and other Stuff

This blog is used by the Configuration Manager Writing team to keep you informed about the content we are writing, the availability of new documents, updates to documents, and other news. This blog is also intended to collect feedback from you our custome

November, 2007

  • Dude, where’s my flowchart?

    Yesterday was One Of Those Days . I get in around 8:30 after dropping my kid off at school and I do a quick email triage. I had an email from my buddy, Garth Jones, asking if the chm on the product DVD was missing some flowcharts. Uh oh. I don’t like...
  • The ConfigMgr chm hotfix is LIVE on the download center

    A few minutes ago, the ConfigMgr team published it’s first ever hotfix update to the chm on the box. You can go to http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=81997356-7f18-48b2-a53a-d6f995a47f35&DisplayLang=en to download the x86 or...
  • Test Your Knowledge of Configuration Manager 2007!

    The Configuration Manager writing team has published the first in a series of quizzes for Configuration Manager 2007. Initially, the following 9 quizzes are available with more to come soon: Configuration Manager 2007 Client Installation Quiz Configuration...
  • Don’t Forget the Little Features

    Configuration Manager 2007 contains a whole host of new and exciting features designed to make administering computers in your organization easier than ever. However, hidden amongst all of these new features are some incremental improvements to features...
  • Announcing: Configuration Packs Are Available!

    Ever since Beta 2 of desired configuration management in Configuration Manager 2007, the documentation has tantalizingly referenced Configuration Packs for importing best practices configuration data. For example, from Overview of Desired Configuration...
  • Announcing the Configuration Manager Documentation Library November Update

    I am pleased to announce that the Configuration Manager 2007 Documentation Library November update has gone live on the Configuration Manager TechCenter. Click this link to see the updated and new content that we've added: http://technet.microsoft.com...
  • How to more easily search the Configuration Manager documentation library online

    The Configuration Manager Documentation Library online contains a ton of information, but finding that information can sometimes be a challenge. If you use the search bar on the actual TechNet page, your search results will contain many links to information...
  • Rate the docs!

    If you've been reading the Configuration Manager documentation online then you may have noticed that you now have the ability to rate the docs online and provide feedback straight from the Web page now. I think this is very cool for a few reasons. ...