All posts tagged Advertisement

The Program Rerun Behavior Option

ConfigMgr Program Rerun Behavior

So what exactly do each of these options do in an advertisement? The TechNet documentation is actually pretty sketchy and thus this post (inspired by MVP extraordinaire, Torsten Meringer). Note that everything below is specific to mandatory advertisements; i.e., those with a schedule. If the advertisement is not mandatory or is executed manually, the Program Rerun Behavior setting has no impact. Read more…

ConfigMgr and Failed Program Retry

Inspired by a recent forum thread (and John Marcum), I put together a little test to verify if ConfigMgr does indeed automatically retry advertised programs that failed. Read more…

Recurring Advertisements

We all know (or will now) that if a client misses a mandatory advertisement in ConfigMgr for whatever reason, e.g., the client is powered off, it will happily “run” the advertisement as soon as it can once it comes online again. Read more…