Deploy Java Runtime Environment Application using SCCM 2012

I am going to take you through the process of deploying the latest Java Runtime Environment installation using SCCM and making that available to your users. Firstly we need to download the latest offline version of Java (currently Version 8 Update 25) and extract the MSI file - http://java.com/en/download/manual.jsp. Launch the Executable file you just … Continue reading Deploy Java Runtime Environment Application using SCCM 2012

SCCM 2012 R2: Managing Drivers for your Operating System Deployments

There are a number of different approaches you can take with managing drivers and deploying those drivers to your workstations. These are Auto Apply Drivers and Apply Driver Packages. Auto Apply Drivers The most common approach is to add drivers in to the central repository and using the Auto Apply Drivers task. This uses the Plug and … Continue reading SCCM 2012 R2: Managing Drivers for your Operating System Deployments

Powershell: Create SCCM 2012 Collections Based on Active Directory Security Group

This script will significantly decrease the length of time taken to create device collections in SCCM. I created this script for a college where I deployed SCCM 2012, it allowed the college to mass create the device collections required for their environment. First of all we will need to import the SCCM Powershell Module as … Continue reading Powershell: Create SCCM 2012 Collections Based on Active Directory Security Group

Deploying System Center EndPoint Protection Client to your Golden Image

When building golden image for your SCCM Workstation, theres a couple of changes you will need to make to the antivirus client before you deploy the image. The following steps can be incorporated in to the Build Task Sequence or alternatively while building your VDI base image. Software you will need: A copy of the … Continue reading Deploying System Center EndPoint Protection Client to your Golden Image