Microsoft Configuration Manager 2007 (SCCM) Daily, Weekly & Periodic Maintenance Tasks

Configuration Manager 2007 Maintenance Tasks Daily Maintenance Tasks Performing daily maintenance is important to ensure proper site operations. A daily maintenance log should be maintained to document dates that maintenance was conducted, by whom, and any maintenance-related comments about the task conducted. Common Daily Maintenance Tasks Some common daily maintenance tasks are listed below. Add…

Lost Folder

Another chapter from the book – "Where did my SharePoint files go?" Okay, this one was a little tough to figure out. The issue was that a user had uploaded a folder to their SharePoint site using Explorer view. The folder was titled "Project_Files". They noticed, however, that after the paste was successfully completed, the…

RM Basics: Holds

Hello everyone and a happy new year to all! Today’s topic is another Records Management basic: holds. Holds are a very common process for Records Managers, and contrary to the picture above, in the world of Records Management, it will not get you a 10 yard penalty. That is, unless you aren’t performing them correctly,…

Will the Forefront Endpoint Protection 2010 (FEP) client uninstall previous versions of Forefront Client Security (FCS)?

  YES along with other versions of Anti-virus software. As of 1/4/2010 from TechNet ( http://bit.ly/h6Fxyw ): The client installation checks for and uninstalls the following existing antimalware clients: Symantec Endpoint Protection version 11 Symantec Corporate Edition version 10 McAfee VirusScan Enterprise version 8.5 and version 8.7 and its agent Forefront Client Security version 1…

Noticeable changes in Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) 2007 Console after installing Microsoft Forefront Endpoint Protection (FEP) 2010

  When you install FEP 2010 you’ll notice some changes in the SCCM Console.  I wanted to point out a few of the changes. Under System Center Configuration Manager, Site Database (SITECODE – SERVERNAME, SCCM DESCRIPTION), Computer Management, Collections you’ll find a new collection named FEP Collections.   Under System Center Configuration Manager, Site Database…