Tag Archive: OSD

ConfigMgr Web Service – Version 1.0.0 released


Lately I’ve been experimenting with building a web service. It mainly started out with a need for a particular customer of mine that needed to get the primary user and device relationships during OSD. I turned to Maik Koster’s excellent…
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Enable Ubuntu in Windows 10 during OSD with ConfigMgr


With the release of Windows 10 version 1607, you have the option to install Ubuntu for Windows which gives you a Linux subsystem running in your Windows operating system. At a first glance, you might ask why you should bother…
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Customize Pinned Items on Taskbar in Windows 10 1607 during OSD with ConfigMgr


In previous version of Windows 10, customizing the task bar has been proven difficult to not say the least. Now with the release of Windows 10 version 1607, we finally have built-in support for customizing what’s pinned on the task…
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Enable Credential Guard in Windows 10 during OSD with ConfigMgr


When deploying Windows 10 in your organization, it’s strongly recommended to take a look at the new security features Windows brings to the table. One specific feature that I recommend all of my customers looking at Windows 10 to implement is…
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Switch from BIOS to UEFI on Dell Systems during Windows 10 deployment with ConfigMgr


When deploying Windows 10 with ConfigMgr, you should really consider making the move to UEFI and Secure Boot. There are tons of articles and posts around the net explaining why you should, so I’ll not cover that here. In this…
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Dynamically install Applications in a MDT integrated Task Sequence with ConfigMgr


The scenario of dynamically installing Applications based upon a variable list (CustomSettings.ini or Dynamic Variables) during OS Deployment is not something new and has been around for ages. When you integrate MDT with ConfigMgr, you get tons of extra features…
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Integrate DaRT Remote Viewer in ConfigMgr 2012 R2 console


Many of you have probably heard about integrating the DaRT Remote Viewer component into the Boot Images in ConfigMgr. This functionality enhances the way you can monitor Operating System Deployments when you have ConfigMgr integrated with MDT. In that scenario,…
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List Drivers in a Boot Image in ConfigMgr 2012 with PowerShell


During a session at Microsoft Ignite that I attended this week, I saw the speakers had a nifty little PowerShell one-liner that would get all drivers in a WIM file and output it to a GridView. This got me thinking…
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