Support für Configuration Manager Version 1511 endet bald!

Nun sind wir an dem Punkt angekommen an dem der Configuration Manager Version v1511 der Support abgekündigt wird. Die Version v1511 des Configuration Managers wird ab dem 08. Dezember 2016 sein “End-of-Support” erreichen. Zum einen ist das nicht verwunderlich, da Microsoft dieses Vorgehen schon lang angekündigt hat. Zum anderen stelle ich immer wieder fest, dass sich mit dieser 

Support for ConfigMgr current branch versions

Microsoft provides us with a Version History of System Center Configuration Manager CB and detailed information of support end dates. Version Availability Date Support End Date 1511 12/8/2015 12/8/2016 1602 3/11/2016 3/11/2017 1606 7/22/2016 7/22/2017   https://technet.microsoft.com/library/mt734376.aspx?f=255&MSPPError=-2147217396  

Upgrade CM 2012 R2 -> CM 2012 R2 SP1

First you have to download the source files for CM 2012 R2 SP1 (EVAL + VL) In my case I work with the EVAL-Version in my LAB. In my LAB I am running a Stand-Alone-Primary-Site with CM 2012 R2, no CU-Level and SQL 2012 SP1. My Lab is not connected to the external network. So 

Reading Logfiles on SCCM 2012 with CMTrace

When customers take a look at the Logfilesfolder from CM12 for the first time, the first reaction is: “OMG!” and “WTF! Where should I start troubleshooting?” My answer for my customers is very simple. Open on the CM 2012 server CMTrace.exe (found in “[InstallationDriver]:ConfigMgrtoolscmtrace.exe”)When you run CMTRace.exe for the first time a dialog will appear 

ConfigMgr 2012 Support Center Viewer and PowerShell cmdlets are available for download

System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Support Center is now available for download! Nice Job. This is such a great Tool. The download of the tool and documentation can be found here. “System Center 2012 Configuration Manager Support Center helps you to gather information about System Center 2012 Configuration Manager clients so that you can more easily