Oh My

    Today, I was honored with the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award for System Center Configuration Manager. I am humbled, excited, encouraged, enthusiastic, and truly honored. A big thank you to anyone and everyone who has supported me over the past years and enabled me to achieve this level of recognition from the company…

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SCCM Client Installation Error 80041001

  While upgrading workstations from SMS client to SCCM client, I ran into several workstations having WMI errors in the CCMSETUP.LOG file, specifically; “MSI: Warning 25001. Setup failed due to unexpected circumstance. The error code is 80041001” I was able to resolve this by following the process outlined below. Uninstall the SCCM client by running…

Event ID 73 and Event ID 101 in Event Viewer when migrating from Rights Management Services ( RMS ) to Active Directory Rights Management Services ( AD RMS )

I was tasked with migrating Rights Management Services ( RMS ) to Active Directory Rights Management Services ( AD RMS ) for a client.  The old RMS server was Windows 2003 with RMS installed and in production.  That same server also hosted the RMS database.  The new AD RMS server was of course Windows 2008…