replication for SYSVOL

Booting a Windows Server Backup VHD in Hyper-V

  I recently helped a friend on an issue with Windows Server Backup and want to share an interesting experience.  Many of you may know that the Windows Server Backup feature stores the backup file in VHD format.  Microsoft touts the recoverability of these files to be used for bare-metal recovery, which means you are…

App-V Sequencer Preparation Scripts

If you have ever sequenced an application using Microsoft App-V, then you should be aware that there are a few tasks that must be performed to the machine prior to sequencing. These include: creating a dummy printer, creating dummy ODBC’s, and stopping all unnecessary services. In an effort to automate these tasks, I have written…

Finding SCCM Sub Collections

I was recently working in a SCCM environment that has over 2,000 collections. Of these 2,000 collections only 97 of them were at the top level. The rest were all sub collections. As you can image it could be quite an adventure trying to find a particular collection. To solve this problem I have created…