All posts tagged Client Installation

CCMSETUP and Bypass Traverse Checking

Security is necessary in today’s world, that’s undeniable, but that doesn’t make it fun.

At my current customer, most everything was going swimmingly well until I went to deploy the first test client. This was a manual install from the command-line — not that that should make any sort of difference though. So, while watching ccmsetup.log like any good ConfigMgr admin, I was greeted with the following major failure as ccmsetup tried to download files from the MP. Read more…

CCMSETUP: /MP and SMSMP

There’s always a lot of confusion on exactly how to use CCMSETUP and the various switches and properties for it even though it’s fully documented on TechNet. Read more…

Secondary Sites and Boundary Groups

Boundary Groups were introduced in ConfigMgr 2012 to combine boundaries together and give them one of two common purposes:

  • Content Location
  • Site Assignment

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RegTask: Failed to get certificate. Error: 0x80004005

Working at a client troubleshooting some weird ConfigMgr (not SCCM) client agent issues. Basically, there are a handful of systems, all laptops, that just dropped out of ConfigMgr. Reviewing the ExecMgr log shows that the last activity was the installation of Outlook 2010 via an advertisement that completed successfully requiring a reboot. After that, nada. Read more…