SCCM 2007 R3 native mode – Log Files and Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting SCCM 2007 R3 is pretty complex, log files are your friends. IIS log files are used a lot in Native Mode setups – C:\inetpub\logs\LogFiles\W3SVC1 Server Log Files – %ProgramFiles(x86)%\Microsoft Configuration Manager\Logs ConfigMgr distribution point ConfigMgr management point (MPSetup.log) ConfigMgr reporting point (rsetup.log & SMSReportingInstall.log) ConfigMgr software update point (SUPSetup.log) onfigMgr server locator point (SMSSLPSetup.log)…

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WSUS tools and troubleshooting

There are a number of tools you can use for WSUS troubleshooting and testing. The first one is available on all clients, as it’s a client based tool – wuauclt.exe The following are a list of options. /DetectNow /ReportNow /RunHandlerComServer /RunStoreAsComServer /ShowSettingsDialog /ResetAuthorization /ResetEulas /ShowWU /ShowWindowsUpdate /SelfUpdateManaged /SelfUpdateUnmanaged /UpdateNow /ShowWUAutoScan /ShowFeaturedUpdates /ShowOptions /ShowFeaturedOptInDialog /DemoUI If…

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Enable SAN certificate support in Microsoft Certificate Services

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff625722(WS.10).aspx By default, a CA that is configured on a Windows Server 2003-based computer does not issue certificates that contain the SAN (Subject Alternative Name) extension. If SAN entries are included in the certificate request, these entries are omitted from the issued certificate. To change this behavior, run the following commands at a command prompt…

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Recommended hotfixes for Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V and SCVMM 2008 R2

This first one applies to everyone: 2397711 – Recommended hotfixes for System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2008 R2 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2397711 Hyper-V Update List for Windows Server 2008 http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd430893(WS.10).aspx Hyper-V Update List for Windows Server 2008 R2 http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff394763(WS.10).aspx Some other fixes that might be relevant, depending on your setup: 975921 – You may be unable to perform…

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Jailbreak iPhone 4 with OS 4.1

This is how I did it. This is completely safe and all my apps and data remained exactly how they were previous to the Jailbreak. As a pre-caution, do a full backup of your iPhone in iTunes prior to doing this, also backup the iTunes directory on your computer %userprofile%\AppData\Roaming\Apple Computer How to guide on YouTube: – http://www.youtube.com/watch?annotation_id=annotation_967481&v=0aKinhARYNg&feature=iv Software…

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