Ten is the Answer!

One day as I walked back into my office after a meeting, I was told by Andrew, our intern, “Ten is the answer!” Immediately, I had a flash-back to The Tonight Show and Johnny Carson’s character, Carnac the Magnificent. I waited for Andrew to tell me the question....

Where Are My IIS Logs? How-to Video

In my previous blog post, I provided you with the steps to determine the correct Internet Information Services (IIS) log file location for your MP. You need to determine this location when troubleshooting hardware (HW) inventory. So, in order to help you out, I...

Where Are My IIS Logs?

Recently I answered a forum post about troubleshooting hardware (HW) inventory from a client PC into the ConfigMgr 2012 database by pointing them to a blog post I wrote back in 2013. In that blog post under the heading, Phase 2 – MP Server, I say to locate your IIS...

How to Avoid Receiving Inventory Re-Sync Requests for Snapshot VMs

In Wednesday’s and Thursday’s blog posts I showed you easy ways to force a full hardware inventory on a PC or multiple PCs. We use Hyper-v to make snapshots of the VMs in our test lab. This is done so that we can quickly revert a VM to a known state. In this case, the...