Tag Archives: SCCM

ConfigMgr 2007: OSD Task Sequence Fails with the error “An error occurred while retrieving policy for this computer (0x80004005)”

Here’s another ConfigMgr 2007 OSD tip from Frank Rojas out in Charlotte, North Carolina.  If you have a Task Sequence that fails almost immediately after it boots into WinPE with an 0x80004005 error then you’ll want to check this one out: ======== Issue: When attempting to deploy a Task Sequence via SCCM 2007 OSD, the Task […]

SCCM Remote Control

Within SCCM there is a functionality to remote control desktops. Because all the desktops and laptops have a SCCM client installed, it’s the logical way to use this feature. So no extra third party software must be installed/deployed. On the site server the are two files named: rc.exe and rdpencom.dll Copy these two file to […]

A List of SCCM Log Files

The client logs are located in the %WINDIR%\System32\CCM\Logs folder or %WINDIR%\SysWOW64\CCM\Logs (for x64 OS). The SCCM server log files are located in the <INSTALL_PATH>\Logs or SMS_CCM\Logs folder. IIS logs can be found in %WINDIR%\System32\logfiles\W3SVC1 folder.   Client Log Files CAS – Content Access Service. Maintains the local package cache. Ccmexec.log – Records activities of the […]

Uninstalling Any Program Easily With SCCM

We normally use uninstall string to uninstall the software from the machine. All you need to do is HKLM/software/microsoft/windows\currentversion\uninstall Find the key for the software that you wants to uninstall there you will find uninstall string. Now you need to create program/package with same uninstall string and target make sure you put “/qn” in commandline.